logistics planner in redditch

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£ 9.13 per hour
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redditch, west midlands
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working hours
£ 9.13 per hour
reference number
01905 745533
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job description

Planning/logistics Assistant

Main duties of the role

* Raising sales orders ( similar to Sage programme)
* Completing invoices
* Computer Literate- Good IT Skills
* Can use Word and Excel i.e. spreadsheet/Creating tables
* Liaising with customers, logistics team and confirming Orders
* Answering door/telephones for the Main Office
* Attending Production meetings regarding anything with shortages, stock, sauces, raw materials issues- twice daily
* Liaising with production Manager and Production members regarding Ordering/Deliveries/planning
* Attending weekly planning meetings to assess/plan in stock
* Communicating with the Production team regarding amendments, Shortages, new products, deadlines etc
* Allocating stock to sales orders
* Prices require updating on systems for finished products
* Checking & amending stock levels and stock control weekly
* Liaising with our Logistic companies with sales orders/deliveries/POD'S
* Printing reports 8am every morning
* Excellent Organisation skills
* Ensuring Notes are taken from meetings for records
* Dealing with Despatch Team Daily
* Involve in monthly stock take

Hours of work 8-5pm with ½ hour Lunch Break

Key Skills
* Methodically minded
* Good English/maths skilled required
* Using initiative/good problem solver/hard worker
* Liaising with sales team in regards to planning, launching new products, forecast, listing & de listing of products etc

General Notes about the Candidate required for this roll:
* Long Term Job Role
* Working with Planning/Logistics/Buying
* Can cope working in an intensive manufacturing Environment
* Strong Candidate with good Communication Skills
* Can work under pressure

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.