Production Planning and Purchasing Coordinator
I am recruiting for a full time, permanent position within the Engineering department of a large manufacturing business in Ripley.
The main purpose of the role is to oversee and implement MRP systems, lead buyer on all raw materials & consumables and work with the Ops Management team to implement OEE systems throughout MEL.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities
Daily management of MRP system, ensuring products are procured and processed efficiently, works orders are launched and completed in line with expectations. With experience, become the MEL super user for Ops in our standalone AX system, leading the business towards excellence.
Work with the Ops team to control the Capacity plan for the factory - working with the Ops and Machine Shop Manager to manage spikes in demand.
Oversee the procurement of raw materials and consumables - working with the Ops Manager to identify opportunities for cost down in all areas. Be proactive in dialogue with the supply chain and internal personnel to continually seek the optimal solution.
Compile departmental KPI's - OTIF / Supplier Delivery / OEE - Working alongside the Ops Manager to create Visual display tools for to drive the business towards excellence and monitor performance
Form a key part of the Operations team and drive forward process change.
Essential qualifications, experience, knowledge, skills and competencies
- Good verbal and written skills
- Good communicator
- Good time management skills
- Good mathematical skills
- Good Computer skills, including experience of MRP/ERP systems
- Have a 'can do attitude'
The ideal candidate will have experience in a similar role and in manufacturing and knowledge of computerised MRP/ERP systems
Please forward your CV immediately for consideration