£28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
21-07-2022 04:30 PM

Starting salary up to £30,000

Astute are proud to be working with an industry leader in High Performance Fluid Control Equipment to recruit a Planner to their rapid expanding team. The ideal candidate will have experience in supply chain management or business administration.

Roles & Responsibilities
As the Planner, you will be responsible for:

  • Management and inventory of components and materials to inform supply chain
  • Ensure accurate Materials Requirements Planning through MRP message management using IFS
  • Working collaboratively with Managers to identify risks to build and resolve issues with internal and external Stakeholders
  • Product and Critical Path lead time management and analysis
  • Carry out actions in relation to material shortages that affect production

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Proficient in MS Office
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Degree in Supply Chain, Business or Engineering disciplines
  • Experience using MRP and Lean

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Starting salary up to £30,000
  • 4 day working week
  • Flexible working hours
  • Working for a market leader

How to Apply
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 07441391669 to speak to Sophie Thwaites who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Become part of something great

A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.

I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!