Junior Materials Planner

Location: Longford, Republic of Ireland
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 months ago
Role type: Permanent
Industry: Supply Chain Operations & Systems Practice, Supply Chain and Operations Leaders & Specialists
Contact name: Ellen Walsh
Contact email: ellen.walsh@hrmrecruit.com

Job description

The Company

Our client, a successful FMCG company is expanding their planning team and require a junior Materials Planner. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious junior Supply Chain professional to gain exposure and experience within a fast-paced FMCG company.

The Role:

  • This position will be split between a buying and packaging position.
  • You will attend weekly calls with international suppliers and manage and resolve any issues related to the open order book.
  • A key responsibility of yours will be to create and raise Purchase orders, adhering to set out guidelines and all approval from SCM.
  • You will be responsible for warehouse capacity and any issues that may arise.
  • You will be collaborating with other departments such as Planning team, warehouse team, production team, group supply chain and commercial.
  • You will manage schedules of more senior planners within the team.

The Person:

  • A minimum of one year in a previous planning or buying position within Supply Chain.
  • FMCG industry experience would be an advantage.
  • Previous experience in Supplier Relationship Management.
  • Working MRP knowledge desirable.
  • IT literate- advanced Excel skills desired.
  • Team player and willing to work in a very dynamic environment.

To learn more, apply online or contact Ellen Walsh on +353 1 6321882 for a confidential discussion.


Ellen Walsh

Recruitment Consultant - Technology, Supply Chain & Operations

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