Your new company
Working for a leading and well-established UK employer, this firm has grown massively over the years and have established a connection with a US firm which is promoting expansion within the business. Due to new projects emerging, they are seeking a Category Planner to join their supply chain team based in their Co.Armagh site.
Your new role
Reporting to the Category Planning Lead, you will provide support of capacity planning activities by creating a balanced weekly demand schedule, maintenance of key stakeholders, identifying supply risks and reviewing how demand forecasts impact on operational plans. You will work in partnership with commercial teams to ensure efficient communication and volume opportunities for the business whilst analysing category stock. Also, the Category Planner will develop reporting of KPI's to include service level performance, inventory levels, quality plans and master data accuracy. Furthermore, you will support the adoption and development of the overall supply planning process.
What you'll need to succeed
Your 3 years experience in a supply chain or planning role will lead to success along with good knowledge of using MRP/ERP software for forecasting and planning. You will have proven analytical skills, be able to drive decision making, communicate well with other departments and work cooperatively as part of a motivated team.
What you'll get in return
The successful candidate will gain experience working for a leading top 100 UK organisation that are continuously expanding with endless opportunities to move departments or apply for internal roles. You will be rewarded with a highly competitive salary that is fully negotiable based on your experience and suitability to the role, along with additional company benefits offered to all staff.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV or contact Ellie McKeever at Hays Portadown on 02838445800.
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