Materials and Planning Manager

Job: Materials and Planning Manager
Location: Based in Doncaster

We are currently searching for a Materials and Planning Manager to join the Heras. You will be based at our Doncaster site, in an office environment but may be required to visit other Heras sites across the UK.

We offer an entire end-to-end perimeter protection solution for both permanent and mobile fencing.  We manufacture everything onsite to specification.  Our permanent fencing can be found on the perimeter of large corporations whilst mobile fencing is used on construction sites and at festivals and gigs.  We are a European market leader with major ambitions for the group and UK market place.

In return our Materials and Planning Manager perks and benefits are:

  • Car Allowance
  • 25 Days Holiday Plus Bank Holidays
  • Heras Workplace Pension
  • Employee Assistance Program And Healthy Living App
  • Life Assurance
  • Parental Support
  • Free Onsite Parking
  • Generous Employee Referral Scheme

Materials and Planning Manager Overview

We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Materials and Planning Manager who will be responsible for managing the planning of all orders through the business from post sales through to completion. This role will ensure the planning of jobs is done in the most cost effective customer centric way as well managing the distribution of production and goods from two UK factories and external suppliers.

The Materials and Planning Manager is responsible for the Supply Chain Department and will manage, support and develop the team in their roles.

About you!

  • Experience of working within a similar role
  • Experience in using ERP systems
  • Experience in buying in 1s and 2s
  • Good at building working relationships
  • Flexible and adaptable approach to work and ways of working
  • Full UK driving license
  • Good working level of ICT skills on applications such as Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Flexible and adaptable to ways of working depending on business requirements
  • Good organisation skills with the ability to prioritise workloads
  • Results driven
  • Collaborative
  • Effective communication skills
  • Positive work ethic
  • Committed to delivering the utmost service/support to the business and our customers
  • Reliable team player

About us

Starting in 1952 as a small family-owned fencing and gate company, Heras has grown into a leading European supplier, operating in 8 countries and employing over 350 people in the UK with a global headcount of more than 1100 expert team members.

We are committed to being a diverse international employer of choice by embracing diversity and attracting, rewarding, and developing exceptional talent.  We are extremely proud of the fact that over 50% of our UK workforce have been with us for more than 5 years.

The deadline for applications is the 13th  February 2021. If you would like to embark on a career with us and join the Heras family we would love to hear from you.