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Supply Planner

Industry SectorTransport & Distribution, Warehousing & Distribution
Salary£22,000 to £24,000 per annum
BenefitsAdditional Benefits
LocationsCheshire, Lancashire, North West
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted07 February 2018

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Supply Planner Vacancy working for a leading organisation in Manchester City Centre

Your new company

Located in the highly prestigious St Peter’s Square development in the city centre, Distrelec are establishing their new Enterprise Hub and hiring a new Buyer to join their team. The Enterprise Hub is the European home of functions that deliver the selection and purchasing of products, inventory management, collaboration with suppliers and all of their online marketing and sales websites. Distrelec, part of the Datwyler group, is a leading online distributor for electronics, automation, measurement technology, IT and accessories in Europe and the exciting new Enterprise Hub in Manchester will be its first operational presence in the UK.

This is an exciting time to be joining their business. Are you up for the challenge?

Your new role

In a relatively traditional industry, Distrelec are establishing an Enterprise Hub within the UK with a modern and unique approach to how they do business with their suppliers and customers.

As one of a team of Supply Planners, you will play a key role in the organisation with responsibility for ensuring your own suppliers have confirmation of PO’s and ensuring SAP is updated with latest prices. You will Ensure correct product inventory levels to meet Demand Plan through efficient expediting and overdue management of the PO Book. You will also be responsible for backorder management ensuring deliveries are made to the customer required date and owning Intercompany Express Orders. Along with Action requests from Sales Companies to expedite PO’s for customer order delivery improvement. This role is critical in impacting company profitability as well as customer satisfaction, so your contribution really does count.

What you'll need to succeed

Ideally degree educated or have come through the apprenticeship route, you will ideally have some experience of buying or purchasing administration, as well as having very good excel and MS office skills. You will be working on a SAP system so knowledge of SAP would really help. You will need to work proactively and take responsibility and collaboration is extremely important as you interact with many other areas of the business. Your role will also require strong analytical skills as well as planning and a high degree of accuracy.

What you'll get in return

In addition to the supportive and collaborative work environment, you can expect:
  • Excellent flex benefits package together with a bonus for every member of staff + pension
  • Flexible working around core hours
  • 25 days holiday with option to purchase/sell additional days
  • Grade A offices with great transport access
  • Opportunity to influence the way we work

By joining the Datwyler family, you will not only enjoy the security, opportunities and benefits that come with the security of a global organisation, but also experience the excitement that a start-up business has to offer. Distrelec is looking for people who are solution seekers, ready to roll up their sleeves and who are motivated to get things done. Distrelec aspires to be the most dominant distributor in the electro component market by serving its customers through understanding their challenges and seeking solutions to meet their needs. Distrelec’s leadership believe that drive and passion are key to success. They are a customer focused company with big ambitions and an exciting journey ahead. At Distrelec, you’re empowered to make your mark. With that, comes unlimited possibilities.

This is an experience that only a few will ever get.

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