Supply Chain Planning Manager

Role: Supply Chain Planning Manager
Salary: Up to £60,000
Location: Horsham, West Sussex ( Hybrid working options )

Role of Supply Chain Planning Manager

A market leading Technology, Engineering and Manufacturing business are seeking a Supply Chain Planning Manager to take responsibility for the planning and delivery of all direct materials and subcontract manufacturing services to production from capacity models within the supply chain , while assuring continuity of parts and material supply required for two sites. You will be responsible for overall supplier on time delivery via effective demand and commodity management , materials planning , commitment of supplier orders to ensure material availability while optimising cost and inventory days on hand

This is a key role in the Supply Chain & Procurement Team , with line management responsibility for the planning team that supports Operations . Leadership in this respect is key using knowledge and experience of SC Planning

Skills and knowledge required for Supply Chain Planning Manager

  • Materials Planning experience

  • Procurement of processes and services through subcontracting experience ideally with experience in a manufacturing / engineering company

  • Proven understanding of MRP processes and techniques and practical working experience of an ERP system in a previous similar role

  • Excellent IT skills including Excel to facilitate the creation of V-look ups and manipulate Pivot tables

  • An analytical approach to problem solving with ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment

  • Professional and supervisory / Managerial experience

  • Demonstrate a track record of team development , increasing engagement and performance Ability to lead cross-functional process improvement teams

  • Be able to influence senior stakeholders , gaining credibility by applying a solution led approach

If you have the required skills to be a successful Supply Chain Planning Manager please APPLY NOW!!