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Manufacturing Resource Planner - 18061

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Job Type: Permanent

Our Client based in Crawley requires a Manufacturing Resource Planner to join their team.

Suitable candidates will have the following skills / experience / attributes:

  • Degree qualified (or equivalent)

  • Ideally a minimum of 2 years’ experience within a Purchasing or similar role.

  • Experience of ERP/ MRP/ SAP software

  • Able to expedite with suppliers (experience preferred)

  • Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal

  • Experience of running an MRP system to produce Purchase Orders with suppliers.

The role will involve:

  • Prioritizing component deliveries with suppliers to ensure that they are delivered in a timely fashion to meet production schedule
  • Running reports from the MRP system to establish if any deliveries are overdue and progressing these with the supplier before they affect manufacturing operations.
  • Liaising with production personnel so that on receipt urgent components are processed promptly and are made available to the correct staff immediately.
  • Monitoring work in progress within production to ensure any component supply issues are addressed in a timely fashion.
  • Regularly monitor the purchasing inbox and deal with enquiries, order confirmations, quotations in a timely manner.
  • Responsibility for checking the order acknowledgements and liaising with the Supply Chain Coordinator to communicate priorities to fulfil production and stock holding requirements.
  • Assist with the KANBAN and adding order coverage to Purchase Orders.


Salary is dependent upon skills and experience. Company benefits include - Pension upon joining the company, Life assurance (after probationary period).Private healthcare and increased pension contributions after further qualifying period. 33 days holiday (including Bank Holidays) after long service holiday increases further



To apply, please email apply@reactrecruitment.co.uk

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