Supply Planner

Location: Warwick

West Midlands

Other information: 40 hour week

Salary: Competitive

Reference #: 129971

About the role:

Wolseley UK are currently recruiting 2 Supply Planners to join our Warwick office. We are looking for technically strong planners who have excellent interpersonal skills, you will be responsible for building strong supplier relationships. You will also be responsible for planning, managing and delivering product availability from suppliers through to branches on a range of products to deliver key availability and stock KPIs. End to end ownership of stock and availability to deliver excellent customer OTIF, optimising supply chain efficiencies.

You will also be responsible for:

  • Manage a range of products for circa 5k skus, annual purchase value of £100m across 50 suppliers and inventory value of £10m
  • Manage, develop and build strong relationships with suppliers to ensure they meet all measures
  • Manage supplier performance through frequent communication and collaborative working, giving additional focus to suppliers that are underperforming. Spending time at suppliers.
  • Day to day management of stock including branch replenishment to maximise availability within stock budget and improving the overall quality if stock holding.

What we are looking for:

  • Highly analytical and numerate
  • Strong organisational, decision making and presentation skills
  • Sound commercial acumen
  • Proactive problem solver who seeks continuous improvement
  • Proven supply chain/inventory management/merchandising experience
  • Good influencing and communication skills to drive results across internal and external team
  • PC literate, confident using IT based solutions

About your development and benefits

We aim to unlock your potential and equip you with all the skills required to move to the next stage in your career with us, whilst earning a full salary. This all starts with your induction where you get to know us and our business and continues with relevant training and development.

Our people get benefits including:

  • Pension plan
  • Holiday - 23 days increasing to 25 after 2 years’ service
  • Staff discount
  • Profit share

About us

Wolseley UK is an operating subsidiary of Ferguson plc, a FTSE 100 company, and the world’s largest trade distributor of plumbing and heating products and a leading supplier of building materials. We build our businesses through the quality of our people – the excellent service they provide and their strong relationships with vendor and customers.

Wolseley UK also invests heavily in people through a company-wide training structure focused on developing core skills and offers an award-winning pension and rewards package.

Wolseley UK are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.

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