Job Description

2x Inventory Analysts/Material Planners - Supply Chain

Based in Desford, Leicester a Material Planner is required to work on an 12 month contract with the likely hood of extension for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel engines.

Would need to be in office until fully competent but could be working from home after that point.


  • Ensure that material requirements are scheduled for delivery from suppliers in a quantity and on a date to support our service to customers
  • Ensure that deliveries take place on the correct date, in the correct containers, in the quantity specified.
  • Validate that supplier schedules meet the facilities demands and collaborate with supplier to ensure continued material availability.
  • Initiate, co-ordinate and participate in activities to ensure optimum inventory levels
  • Manage and control inventory levels for outgoing parts
  • Be involved with, as necessary, the scheduling and control of onward ship material
  • Working a lot with NPI, making sure schedules are loading correctly

Skills and Experience required:

  • Previous experience of working within a Material Planning role.
  • Supply Chain experience is critical.
  • Knowledge of MRP Systems - Material requirements planning
  • Able to create good relationships with suppliers is a key
  • Excellent Microsoft skills, competent in Excel (vlookups, tables, pivot).
  • Self Motivated with Excellent Attention to detail.
  • Experience within a Manufacturing environment

If you would like to be considered for this role please don't hesitate to click apply or call Daniel McShane for more information.

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