Material Planner

  • £30,000 - £40,000 + Bonus & Benefits
  • Permanent
  • Central London
  • Ref: BH-4155-1

Do you have an entrepreneurial mindset with a real passion to improve processes?
If so…
A great opportunity has arisen for a Materials Planner to join one of the fastest growing businesses within the FMCG market right now! 

Your New Company:

They are a very driven company with a clear goal and need like-minded people on board to take the business to the next level.

This is a brand-new role within the business which requires a dynamic and confident individual to make it their own!

What Success Looks Like:

You will work alongside the Supply Chain team with a key focus on maintaining a stock levels inline with production plans. This role will also require you to analyse forecasts and make changes where necessary. Key responsibilities include;

  • Management of material orders and forecasts for production  
  • Ensure material stock levels are efficient for manufacturing
  • Liaise with suppliers to update long term material plans
  • Work closely with the Supply Chain Management to ensure a smooth end-to-end supply process

Could This Be You?

  • Experience of supply chain planning (FMCG desirable)
  • Graduate calibre or equivalent working experience
  • ERP system is desirable (SAP, Net Suite, Navision etc)
  • Highly analytical individual with experience using Excel
  • Strong communication skills

About Vertical Advantage

Vertical Advantage began in 2012. We know and understand our markets. It’s what we do best. 

We are the only recruiter that works across Sales, Marketing, Digital, E-commerce, Supply Chain, Logistics and Procurement within FMCG. 
Due to the collaborative, cross-functional nature of our business we truly invest the time in really getting to know the growth ambitions of both our candidates and clients.
We offer insights on the market, consultancy on strategic hiring and years of experience on how to build high performance teams.
For more information on the role please call 0207 438 1565.