Production Planning & Purchasing Controller

Location: Altham, Lancashire, England
Salary: £20k - 23k per year
Reference: 3834
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Permanent

Location: Altham, BB5

Salary: £20,000 - £23,000 DOE

Working Hours: 08.45-17.00 Monday-Thursday and 8.45am-15.45 Friday

Main Responsibilities of the Production Planning & Purchasing Controller

  • Production planning for all manufactured goods
  • Reviewing, analysing and maintaining the raw materials need to ensure availability in line with the production plans across the company.
  • Monitor stock levels and identify any purchasing needs
  • Ongoing efficient use of the in house software system.
  • Display effective communication within the Manufacturing Team and proactively liaise with Commercial operations and all internal stakeholders to maximise customer satisfaction
  • Assist with Supplier performance reviews to identify supplier failures rates and recognise areas for improvement
  • Assist with the sourcing, benchmarking, and implementation of additional suppliers, ensuring they meet the needs of the business
  • Assist with the processing of import declarations ensuring that the system files are accurate and updated in a timely manner
  • Raise purchase orders and Works orders as required and ensure goods are received in a timely manner
  • Assist the Production Team with daily PI counts at the Altham manufacturing facility, ensuring the system is reviewed and updated

Experience and Skills required

  • A relevant qualification or qualified by experience
  • Previous experience of working in a similar role
  • Aptitude in decision-making and working with numbers
  • Advanced working knowledge of excel and MS packages
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organisational skills

Closing date is 25.03.2022

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Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgments solely on suitability for the job. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.