Graduate Material Planner

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Competitive depending on knowledge, experience and skills
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Thompson Aero Seating are currently recruiting for a Graduate Material Planner to join our growing team. This newly created position will involve supporting our Supply Chain department in planning, organising, scheduling and purchasing a portfolio or parts from a group supplier in accordance with established procedures, to ensure consistency of supply whilst managing inventory levels.

If you would like to work for our top tier organisation where the sky is literally the limit, then this role is for you! Join our specialist Supply Chain team and be part of the best of advanced manufacturing in Northern Ireland, as we work towards our goal of being number one globally.

The successful candidate will:

  • ​​​​​​​Plan and schedule parts and materials from a global supply chain to ensure all customer demand is satisfied in accordance with the required business delivery plan
  • Effectively communicate planning schedules with assigned suppliers in line with agreed procedures
  • Expedite purchase parts as and when required to support production
  • Maintain daily and weekly key performance indictors against assigned suppliers and MRP system
  • Attend and report as necessary on assigned suppliers both internally and externally
  • Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with company procedures

What an amazing time to begin your career with us as we implement our 5-year growth plan. In addition to an exciting career with our global organisation, you can expect a lucrative salary, pension, generous 33 days holiday entitlement, and continuing opportunities. In September alone we completed over 1700 working hours of staff training and are committed to supporting the ongoing development of all our colleagues.

The ideal candidate will hold either a HND/ILM or a third level qualification within a supply chain related discipline and have working experience within a busy material planning role or equivalent. The successful candidate will also have excellent communication and organisational skills, be result orientated self-driven and adaptable to change.

Thompson Aero Seating Ltd. reserves the right to enhance criteria for shortlisting purposes. Applicants should demonstrate how they meet the requirements outlined.

Thompson Aero Seating is an equal opportunities employer.

This position is not eligible for VISA Sponsorship.

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