Material Planner

Material Planner

Material Planner

Commutable Evesham, Alcester, Worcester and Tewksbury and Broadway

Up to £23,000 plus benefits



An excellent opportunity to join a market leading manufacturer in this new role. They are seeking an individual to create and control materials for a selected group of products and to ensure stock is available to meet the forecast.



  • Work with in-house production and subcontract suppliers to establish accurate material usages to be entered into ERP System as a Bill of Materials.
  • Create and maintain a planograms and merchandising plans ensuring document control is maintained so that other departments/suppliers can access documents on demand via a shared access folder.
  • Cross check associated documents/labels to ensure consistency and accuracy, liaising with other departments to resolve any discrepancies
  • Update and maintain the master production schedule as directed by Production Planning Manager
  • Raise and send purchase/transfer orders in the system for finished goods to be manufactured either in house or by sub-contractors.
  • Liaise with suppliers and internal departments to progress production orders for finished goods, resolving and issues encountered and ensure goods are delivered into the warehouse on time and in full.
  • Monitor stocks of consumable items such as adhesives, labels and edge banding raising orders for replenishments as required.


The ideal candidate will have a strong materials background together with strong inventory management skills. An excellent knowledge of excel would be of advantage.