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Our client, a leading manufacturing company, based in County Durham, is looking to recruit a Materials Controller/Planner on a minimum of 6 months fixed term contract, which could well be extended to 12 months.

Job Duties:

  • Receive all customer daily delivery requirements and other scheduling information
  • Maintain production schedules
  • Translate daily delivery requirements into daily production requirements
  • Communicate production requirements to Manufacturing and highlight risks to plan when needed
  • Communicate / confirm daily shipping quantities to dispatch
  • Liaise with customer release and follow up
  • Liaise with finished goods transporters
  • Maintain ongoing forecast of customer activity
  • Control the flow of customer owned packaging
  • Reconcile cumulative shipping quantities
  • Ensure compliance with HSE regulations. Exercise high standards of H & S at all times, including Environmental Safety Awareness
  • Co-ordinate SOP (Start of Production) and EOP (End of Production) – Managing run in and run out
  • Manage stock holding at all levels of production
  • Review Inventory targets for Finished Goods maintaining stock holding within set target
  • To undertake any other duties as reasonably requested by the Company.

Experience Required:

Experience in a fast-paced logistics and planning environment


Ability to work under pressure

Job Reference: AH/CP_1614091729

Salary: Pro-rata

Salary per: Annum

Job Duration: 6 months

Baltic Recruitment Sector: Automotive_manufacturing

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