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  • Location:

    North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain Planning

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  • Salary:

    £26000 - £29000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Gabi Rackauskaite

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  • Published:

    30 days ago

  • Expiry date:


We are currently working with an exciting, world's leading FMCG business on a Materials Planner role to join their team based in their manufacturing site in Teesside.

In this role, you will ensure the right materials and components are available to meet the production plans, ensuring customer service targets are met and exceeded.

This role is perfect if you are looking to start your career in supply chain or continue within materials planning - as it will give great exposure to different areas of operations and will offer multiple routes for progression.

About the role:

  • Manage various raw materials and packaging SKUs in line with SAP demand to ensure required components are available for production.

  • Create long-term material requirement plans and place orders for these accordingly.

  • Maintain data on SAP to reflect accurate inventory holding

  • Proactively work with suppliers to improve processes and help drive continue improvements, both internally and externally.

  • Collaborate with internal teams to ensure smooth running of the operations.

About you:

  • Strong communication skills

  • Able to build relationships

  • Great organization and prioritization skills

  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn

  • Strong analytical skills (ideally knowledge of SAP)

  • Experience in an operational role / graduate trainee programme within Supply Chain

Pod Talent are independent specialist recruiters in the Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics, Manufacturing and R&D space covering roles internationally from entry to board level. We recruit for roles including Supply Chain, Demand Planning, Inventory Management, Direct and Indirect Procurement, Category Management, Logistics, Distribution, Warehousing, Production, Packaging, NPD and Quality Assurance. Please visit our website for all of our vacancies.