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Graduate Job Graduate Materials Planner

Vacancy Type: Graduate Job
Employer: Monier Redland
Reference: J1236
Salary: £23,000  

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Redland is a brand of the worldwide Braas Monier Building Group. With operations in 36 countries and over 100 production sites, Braas Monier is the leading worldwide supplier of pitched roofing materials. Operating in the UK and Ireland, our goal is to deliver high quality roofing solutions that perfectly match our customers' expectations.

Our Redland range of tiles, slates, renewable energy systems, fittings and accessories, combined with market-leading technical support services, enable us to deliver total pitched roofing solutions you can rely on.

Job Description

The main purpose of your role will be to oversee the day to day activities associated with MRP control (Materials, Resources and Planning), stock movements and KPI measurements. You’ll also look to support the materials and planning manager by communicating issues to the commercial and manufacturing departments. You will have the opportunity to plan key KPI’s for the team as well as deputise for the planning and materials manager.

Some of the key tasks that you will be involved in at Monier Redland are:

  • Identification of material shortages on customer deliveries and customer collections, using the functionality of SAP software and reporting tools
  • Co-ordinate MRP shortages identified by other members of the logistics team
  • Effectively allocate resource by monitoring and controlling volumes moved through business
  • Communicate on an hourly/daily basis as appropriate materials shortages occur
  • Re-allocate resource as appropriate between business locations in order to mitigate potential shortages
  • Liaise with distribution providers
  • Provide cover for the planning manager during periods of holiday and absence etc.
  • Compile weekly reports and other KPIs as appropriate
  • Support the materials and planning manager in the maintenance of the SAP planning and materials data base
  • Support the materials and planning functionality by regular reviews of the process parameters, such as ROLs and lead-times etc.

The Individual

The successful candidate will come from a science, business or technical background, educated to degree level (2:2 or higher) with a proven academic track record.

As an individual, you will be:

  • Personable
  • A strong communicator
  • Numerate
  • Hands-on
  • Independent
  • Proactive
  • Well planned and organised

Salary and Benefits

Monier Redland know how hard graduates work and what a substantial contribution they make to businesses. We therefore offer the graduates who join us a very attractive package.

This includes;

  • Starting salary: £23,000
  • Competency-based salary reviews over the first two years
  • 22 Days holiday plus statutory leave
  • Career development - individual Performance Management is a key HR process
  • Progression

Discovery Graduates are the retained managing consultants. All applications will be processed through Discovery. We regret due to the high volume of applications we receive; only those successful on application will be contacted for interviews. In the event that you are unsuccessful for this opportunity, we may still be able to help you and we will retain your application and consider you for other opportunities.

Location: East Midlands

Recruiter Details

Discovery Graduates
Monier Redland
0121 665 4060

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