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Planner - Buyer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH110827
  • Location: England, Berkshire
  • Sector: Supply Chain Management, Aerospace
  • Salary: benefits
  • Date posted: 07/08/2017
This vacancy has now expired.
Essential Information

Job Title: Planner - Buyer
Salary: up to £35,000 negotiable + benefits
Location: Berkshire
Industry: Aerospace - MRO

Job Summary

This is a dynamic role for a candidate with experience of working as both a buyer and planner in an aftermarket engineering environment.

You will be tasked with maintaining relationships with existing clients by making the process of purchase as easy as possible. As a result you will be in constant contact with all of the related departments such as Manufacturing, Supply Chain and Procurement.


*Maintain existing client relationships
*Create processes to ensure that the company can cope with the fluctuation of demand
*Make sure that the business is as efficient as possible; buying and replenishing stock when needed and on time
*This is a diverse position covering the planning, buying, releasing, and tracking of workflow from the supply chain department through to the shop department
*Inventory Management: reporting, inventory parameters, reduction and reserve percentage measurements, revaluation, Product Life Cycle management; measure related KPI's
*Utilise MRP and Master Scheduling tools to analyse consumption trends, plan complex and long-lead items, assist in KANBAN set up when appropriate


*Must have previous experience of being a Planner - Buyer
*Have Kanban experience
*Ideally have experience of working in an Aerospace MRO environment; however other engineering backgrounds such as Automotive or Defence will be considered
*Aftermarket experience
*Seek a fast paced environment
*Quantum experience is highly beneficial

If you would like to be considered for the aforementioned Planner - Buyer role then please do submit an application.

Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.