Procurement Planner - Electronics

Due to a surge in demand for products in the bespoke electronics sector, Serve Talent have partnered with a successful Engineering business to recruit a Purchasing Planner for their R&D & manufacturing facility based in Ipswich, Suffolk. This role would suit someone who is looking to grow within a procurement based based role where you'll be supporting the business through a positive expansion period. Within the procurement department the business would expect you to provide a sound technical ability to help support your colleagues, be a strategic thinker and be an effective communicator with their suppliers. Responsibilities will include but not be limited to: Procurement of various parts using an MRP System. Reviewing stock levels of components/packaging and place orders with suppliers. Entering accurate data onto the MRP System including Purchase Orders. Liaise with customers/suppliers professionally and confidently both via phone & email. Updating/ creating Bill of Materials, Component parts, Purchase orders. Ideally you'll have: Experience using an MRP system. General understanding of Electronic components. Experience reviewing MRP suggestions and generating PO's for procurement. Experience in part sourcing and part comparison for alternative sourcing. Hold knowledge of ISO9001. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Supply Chain focused person to take the next step in their career, by joining an established team of experienced Engineers and developing your career long term. Alongside a competitive salary and benefits package, is a carved out career development plan with significant scope for promotion and development for those who want it. If you have the skills and experience required and would like to be considered, apply now

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