Supply Planner

Job Overview

Are you an experienced Supply Planner looking for a fantastic new opportunity with one of the South East Premier Empoyers?

My client is looking for you to join their team based in Waterford

The Company:

Your new employer is a multinational and leading manufacturer of health products. Their impressive Waterford site has evolved since establishment over 30 years ago to become a world-class facility with cutting-edge technology and a dedicated, supportive team. Your hard work will pay off as there is a culture here of promoting from within.

The Supply Planner is responsible for ensuring product is scheduled on time & in correct quantities to maintain stock levels in the various DC's for all onsite manufactured Products.

Principal Responsibilities:

*Schedule both finished lenses and mould inventory as required.
*Liaise with Customer services and DC's regarding customer queries & expected ship dates.
*Monitor inventory levels in the various DC.s.
*Prioritise product as required based on information received from Customers.
*Manage QCR process for any new product set-ups for Finished Goods
*Support product Life Cycle management programs to include new product launches, product rationalisation plans and fit set build programs
*Attend Product Group meetings and liaise with Manufacturing Operations staff as required.
*Liaise with Operations on backorder and low limit skus
*Maintain and update processes and procedures for planning activities
*Execute other operational disciplines of the Planning Department as and when required. Focus on the continuous enhancement and credibility of the department, within the Organisation, through a professional and mature approach at all times


*Minimum of 5 years manufacturing planning and scheduling experience
*Educated to Degree level - Business / Supply Chain - or equivalent combination of Education / Experience
*IIPMM / AIPICs qualified
*Strong numerical and analytical skills
*Strong communication skills
*Ability to use Excel at an advanced level and understanding of ERP LX / JDA or similar ERP systems
*Focused on. Customer Service and delivering Key Operational Measurements
*Ability to act as a Team player, or independently, and with multiple activities
*Excellent Attention to detail
*The capacity to work on own initiative. Results focused and demonstrates financial and analytical acumen.
*Proficient in problem solving and resolution

What you'll get in return:

You will receive competitive salary plus bonus, very generous holiday allowance, pension and VHI healthcare

This is a superb opportunity to work in a cutting-edge manufacturing environment where the demands are great but where there is ample opportunity to progress your career with an employer that puts a premium on talent development and employee engagement.

Based in Waterford, Ireland this job is easily commutable to Cork, Tipperary, Kilkenny or Wexford.

To apply for this position here are your three options:

1. "This sounds like me" - Call now and let's talk through your experience. Ask for Andrew Fanning (Supply Chain Recruitment Consultant) on 086 464 8426 between 9am - 5pm.

2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough experience" - Click "apply now" so I can read your profile and let you know.

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