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Planning Manager - Coalville

Up to £55,000
Ref: 745 Date Posted: Tuesday 09 Nov 2021
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We are currently on the hunt for a planning manager based in Coalville, who is experienced within supply chain / planning / procurement and distribution of materials to work in a heavy engineering environment. The successful planning manager will have either previously worked within a planning manager role or is an experienced materials supervisor looking to move into a planning manager role to progress their career. Within this planning manager role you will be tasked with meeting customer requirements and also company objectives. With this role you will be rewarded with a salary of up to £55,000 and a great benefits package to match. 

Working hours:

  • Monday to Thursday - 07:30am to 16:00pm 
  • Friday - 07:30am to 13:00pm 


Planning Manager responsibilities:

  • To have full accountability and responsibility for all materials on site.
  • Provide suppliers with relevant forecasts and information
  • Liaise with with shipping agencies to ensure prompt delivery of goods.
  • Aim to continually improve the function by regularly reviewing and monitoring processes.
  • Implementing necessary improvements to give a more value added and efficient service.
  • Raise purchase orders where necessary.
  • Maintain and update the relevant material planning data. 
  • Meet with suppliers to organise and agree costings, material supply.
  • Identify cost reductions opportunities and work to implement these into the business. 


We are desperate to speak to current planning manager or materials planning managers as this will be directly transferable to this role. I am also looking to speak to candidates that have worked as supply managers / procurement managers / buying managers / supply planning managers as this will beneficial. 


Planning Manager benefits:

  • Salary up to £55,000 per annum
  • Working hours: Monday to Friday + Early finish on Fridays!
  • Benefits package which includes your family too!
  • Progression opportunities
  • Work for a multi-billion pound organisation. 


If this role is what you are looking for then please call into the office for more details or apply directly here and a member of staff will in contact.