Due to our continued expansion and growth, we are now inviting applications for a new role of Inventory Planner.
In this role you will be responsible for the planning, reporting and improvement of planning and inventory control within all areas of Wisetek. The role will typically include three key elements:
- Short and medium term plans and communication of same to various stakeholders.
- Inventory control, reporting and ensure good practice.
- Drive improvements through lean principles.
The role is expected to ensure that inventory moves through the process as quickly as possible, satisfying all customers and internal stakeholders.
Key responsibilities will include:
Manage weekly and medium-term plans.
Manage priorities and communicate will all associated departments.
Ensure inventory KPIs are published and kept within target.
Work with teams to ensure improvements are implemented based on lean principles and data analysis.
Work closely with sales and manufacturing/production to be able to respond swiftly regarding issues with projects.
Prioritize shipments and communicate with clear visibility to all stakeholders/regions.
Daily communication w/poles for order or product escalations.
Has awareness and actively works to ensure compliance with restrictions and regulations within the chain of distribution.
Continuously share best practices within the team.
Actively participate and making prioritized information available in regional planning meetings.
Project member or project leader in identified projects.
Actively work to identify and in a collaborative manner drive activity for further proactive work and ways to improve processes for the team and customers.
Experience and Qualifications:
Degree in Supply Chain/Purchasing/Business related discipline desirable.
APICS/CIPS/IIPM accreditation beneficial.
Minimum of 5 years’ experience within supply planning or purchasing functions.
Good knowledge of MRP necessary.
Microsoft Dynamics Navision experience or similar desirable.
Excellent PC skills.
Engages interest and participation of others and has a collaborative approach to working with others.
Proactively contributes to the team.
Resilient, self-motivated and able to work well under pressure.
Please apply in writing or by email with a current C.V. to our HR department.
Closing date for applications is Wednesday 21st February 2018.
Wisetek Solutions Ltd. is an equal opportunities employer.