Inventory Planner

Company Name....: Kelly Jennings & Associates Ltd
Address line 1.......: Titanic Suites
Address line 2.........: 55-59 Adelaide Street
County....................: County Antrim
Contact Name.......: Kelly Jennings
Contact Email.......:
Job Title...............: Inventory Planner
Job Description....: Inventory Planner
County Monaghan (border region) - commutable from Monaghan - Armagh - Newry - Portadown - Dundalk - Dungannon
Competitive salary - pension - parking

Are you a graduate with supply chain experience who is looking for an entry-level position where you can grow and develop? Or perhaps you work in a fast-moving role and have transferable skills into a Supply Chain position? If so, I may have job for you!

I have partnered with an established company in the food industry to recruit for an Inventory Planner. Based at their County Monaghan offices, the successful Inventory Planner will be responsible for the flow of fresh produce from suppliers to customers. This is a business-critical role where you will be given the scope and autonomy to grow and develop your supply chain career.

The successful Inventory Planner will have a range of duties and responsibilities to include:

- Co-ordinate the flow of inbound raw materials to ensure production schedules are maintained
- Inventory control - ensuring that stock levels are optimized and maintained in line with demand forecasts
Stock control and rotation; identifying slow-moving stock and actioning accordingly

- Negotiating with suppliers, building and maintaining relationships to ensure service levels are maintained

- Working cross-functionally with stores and other internal teams to ensure goods are delivered on time

- Business improvement

The successful Inventory Planner will:

Be degree qualified with significant experience in a similar supply chain environment (this can be placement experience).

Have a sound understanding of the dynamics of operations and supply chain

Be highly analytical with intermediate excel skills

How do I apply?

Interested candidates who are meeting the criteria for this position should forward an updated CV without delay via this advert. If you would like to discuss your suitability for this position, or if you have any questions regarding the vacancy, please do give me, Kelly Jennings a call on 028 9558 2083.

Please note that only candidate CV's who are meeting the minimum criteria will be considered. A permanent, UK work visa is required and eligibility to work in the UK will be checked at the shortlisting stage of this position.

Job Location..........: Monaghan
Hours / Shift Patern: Monday - Friday 08.30 - 17.30
Post job Region: North-East