Senior Buyer Material Scheduler

Basic Job Overview

> Senior Buyer Material Scheduler<
> Newport <
> Job Type: Full Time / Permanent <
> Salary: £36000/annum excellent benefits <


Job Summary

Responsible for establishing and managing an external supply plan that satisfies the Material Requirements Plan (MRP), direct customer orders and stock policy targets. To test the feasibility of the plan, by performing detailed capacity planning and resolving imbalances.

Implementing and monitoring the plan in accordance with Production Readiness and scheduling, by performing detailed capacity planning and resolving any imbalances, liaising with the internal and external Supply Base to satisfactory resolution. Represents the Supply Chain team in any Integrated Project Teams (IPT) and is the Supply Chain focal in respect of any new product introduction (NPI)

Scope of Responsibilities

This role is a team member of the External Supply Chain, part of the wider Supply Chain team
This role is responsible for mentoring new External Material Schedulers in the new starter process and/or career development as applicable
Accountable for the immediate, short and medium term supply plan in order to meet demands of our overall operational targets and deliveries, managing and reducing risk where applicable
Responsible for the communication / expediting / planning of material to satisfy production demands, escalating priorities where necessary
Essential Criteria

An in depth understanding of the workings of an ERP system and demonstrable previous experience of working of an ERP System particularly material scheduling
Production or material scheduling and inventory management experience in fast paced, high volume industry
Risk management experience including the reduction and assessment of risks
Job Type

Full-time, Permanent


£36,000.00 per year



Company pension

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