Engineering MRP Planner

Reference
EMRP2018
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
30 Nov 2018
Hours
40 hours per week
Contract type
Full-time
Location
Hatfield (Head Office)
Description

As the world’s leading innovator in online grocery shopping with a pioneering business model, developing our own technology and new customer propositions, opening multiple sites at an accelerating rate and engaging in exciting new business partnerships, there has never been a better time to join us. We pride ourselves on the quality of our people, goods and technological advances that power everything we do.

We are looking to recruit an Engineering MRP Planner to join our Engineering Supply Chain team. You will be responsible for the consolidation of multi-site forecasts, establishing and maintaining planning parameters to ensure parts are available to meet International business requirements in a timely manner.

Accountabilities

  • Ensure forecasts are collected and validated before entering into MRP, then regularly reviewed
  • Ensure planning parameters are reviewed and optimised.
  • Monitor supply and demand and take corrective actions where appropriate.
  • Continuously improve processes to improve accuracy, transparency and efficiency.
  • Ensure agreed customer service levels are met.
  • Maintain KPIs and report regularly.
  • Work with internal customers to assure forecast quality
  • Work with other teams to roll out new products effectively.

Experience

Minimum:

  • High level of computer literacy with Microsoft Office, Google Docs and ERP software
  • Understanding of forecasting, stock control and Just in Time practices
  • Although based at our Hertfordshire head office, you will occasionally be expected to travel to sites both in the UK and abroad
  • Highly numerate and proficient in Excel with demonstrated analytical skills
  • Experience of working in MRP planning role
  • Ability to work in dynamic, team-oriented, fast-paced environment.

 Preferred (in addition to minimum)

  • Experience of working in Engineering environment
  • Experience of Oracle software

Benefits

  • Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • 23 days holiday, increasing to 25 with 3 years’ service
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Free Shares
  • Opportunity to participate in Sharesave and Buy as You Earn schemes
  • Discounted shopping on Ocado.com, Smart Pass and destination site
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