Material Planning Analyst

Material Planning Analyst

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Manufacturing

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  • Contact:

    Chrissy Mitchell

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    26 weeks

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Our leading manufacturing client is looking for a contract Material Planning Analyst. This role will be based outside of the City of Manchester and will be suitable for an expert problem solver!

This role will take responsibility for resolving issues and chasing purchase orders, and critically will be in charge of resolving grievances. It will be necessary for the candidate to be confident in working with some degree of autonomy.


  • Knowledge of various purchasing and accounting systems, receiving report processing, and shipping regulations.

Major Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Resolving all grief issues.

  • Determining the necessary action needed to successfully correct the problem. Making numerous contacts by phone, fax or email, to all parties involved in order to enter shipments and final receipts.

  • Complete Control of Orders; status reports, revisions, opening/closing,

  • Analysing and confirming the correctness of customer orders.

  • Performing the setup of new supplier and customer information.

  • Analysing sources, verifying, and processing orders.

  • Serving as a specialist within the group and providing interpretation and problem-solving advice to others inside and outside of the department.