Planning Assistant

Coulter Elite Resourcing
£18000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
09 Aug 2017
18 Aug 2017
Coulter Elite Resourcing - Recruitment Specialists are now recruiting for a Planning Assistant to work within a Manufacturing company based in Spalding. This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual to join an established company who are specialists in their field. As Planning Assistant you will be placing orders with suppliers and sending forecasts. You will request stock counts ensuring the levels of raw materials are sufficient in to meet supply and demand whilst also keeping wastage levels to a minimum. You will be excellent at working under pressure, being able to prioritise workloads and will make sure that all orders are met on time and in full. Principle Responsibilities:- Process forecasts from the data team Run reports from the ERP system Place orders with suppliers Send forecasts to suppliers Suggest continuous process improvements Planning and logistics around stock control Ensure stock levels of raw materials are sufficient to meet orders Keep wastage levels to a minimum Person specification:- Experience of working in a similar role ideally within FMCG Accurate planning skills Must have strong analytical and numerical skills Excellent written and verbal communication skills Strong IT skills including Word & Excel Must have a flexible approach towards work The position of Planning Assistant is a full time, permanent role working 5 days out of 7 per week paying a salary of £18,000 p/a plus excellent benefits To apply for the position of Planning Assistant, then please forward your CV to Adam at Coulter Elite Resourcing. Coulter Elite Resourcing is an independent recruitment agency based in Peterborough supplying permanent and contract personnel, from office junior through to the highest levels of management both locally and nationally. Between our team we have a wealth of experience and we operate in both the Permanent, Temporary and contract marketplace, covering the following areas: Accounts, Administration, Bi-lingual, Call Centre, Customer Service, Design Engineers, Directors, Warehousing, Distribution, Engineering, Finance, Graduates, Human Resource, Insurance, IT, Legal, Logistics, PR, Media, Purchasing, Reception, Sales, Secretarial, PA, Telesales, Web Design This job was originally posted as