Location : Sunbury on Thames
Salary : £19-21,000 + benefits + bonus
Working hours: 38.5 hours per week (Mon-Thu 8am - 5pm, Fri 8am - 3pm)
My client who are based in Sunbury on Thames are looking for a Material Planner to join their team. We are looking for candidates who ideally have experience of inventory control, purchasing materials and material planner. The Material Planner is mainly responsible for providing support to our finished goods Planners and Packing Team through packaging material inventory control, procurement, maintenance and troubleshooting of machinery.
Purchasing packaging materials to support packing demand, making sure material supply is on time and economic.
Managing material inventory level in line with company goals
Material storage/ area control and physical stock counting on a weekly basis
Quality control on material supply, including spec approval, spot checking on delivery, exception handling and providing vendor performance reports
Packing machines troubleshooting and maintenance.
Coordinate where necessary with other departments such as F/G Planner, Accounts Payable, Warehouse, and Inside Sales.
Creating/ modifying graphics design for ours USB co-logo projects
Computer-literate with working knowledge of MS Excel and Word
Excellent organisational skills
Ability to use independent judgment
Adobe Illustrator skills desired but not essential