Location Cheltenham
Job-type Interim / Contract
Salary £17 - 20 per hour
Contact Lee Powell
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Email lee.powell.12AFA5041.0@applybe.com
Reference LPMATPLAN0410

Role: Material Planner

Location: Cheltenham

Industry: Manufacturing

Employment: 6 Month Contract

Rate: £17 - £20 per hour


This is an excellent opportunity to join a global engineering business and the busy operations team in the position of Material Planner

This is a busy role that will last initially for a 6 month period, offering the successful candidate an excellent insight into the operations on this fantastic business.



  • Review and action MRP messages based on supply and demand situation.
  • Manage the release of sales order demand
  • Review items as part of the regular Inventory modelling (IQM) process and be able to interpret and recommend the ideal inventory settings.
  • Manage all product sales lead-times aiming to maintain on time to customer requested dates.
  • Review the supply of component parts on a daily basis, progressing any key shortages
  • Creation and management of the assembly production plans for your assembly lines
  • Update all daily and weekly reports required to support customer service and business reporting.
  • Complete all other requests from other teams including product quotes, sample and modification actions, scrap note approvals, order status updates and revised promise dates
  • Support New Product Introductions and continuous improvement programs
  • Provide detailed quotes for large order demands based on production planning


  • Experience within planning and production environment
  • Use of MRP is very desirable.
  • Knowledge of using an IT based planning system
  • knowledge of using an ERP system desirable


For more information regarding this role please call Lee Powell on 01453 829530 or to make an application apply online directly via lee.powell@omegaresource.co.uk  

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy. Omega Resource Group is a technical and engineering specialist agency and we also recruit for Planners, Material planners, Production Analysts, Production Schedulers and more.