At Moog we’re focused on the customer and for us this means designing complex mechanical products that are often bespoke and high profile.
As the Senior Planner Buyer, you will develop key supplier relationships to increase performance .You’ll hold supply chain master settings responsibilities for the site which includes the coordination and governance of demand driven buffer strategies for procured parts and you’ll coordinate and place purchase orders for a designated group of suppliers to achieve the site operational requirements.
Being highly experienced in integrated planning and order placement you will provide oversight and point of escalation to the Planner Buyers.
You’ll Monitor and evaluate supply chain buffer sizes over time to recommend and complete adjustment of demand driven buffer profiles and zones.
In addition to this there will be times where you will be required to deputise for the site supply chain manager, representing the Supply Chain team in site meetings.
You’ll have worked within a similar industry environment, procuring components which means you’ll understand the necessity of on time delivery, quality and cost efficiency.
Above all else you’ll be looking for a new challenge that will strengthen your experience and lead to a long term career within an industry leading organisation.
Your ability to effectively communicate across multiple geographical regions and cultures along with your supply chain knowledge and strong analytical and problem solving skills will ensure your success in this role.
Key ExpertiseA Bachelor degree level education, preferred in the fields of engineering, supply chain, or businessGreater than 5 years of progressive experience (usually post education) in the field of manufacturing or engineering (preferably Aerospace) or Supply ChainDesired qualifications would include : Certification in Purchasing, Supply Chain, Program Management, additional education and a Master’s Degree in Business, Engineering.
APICS or other industry standard certifications are a plusAn engineering or technical background is preferableA sound understanding of ERP / MRP / DDMRP based material control systems.
Good negotiating skills, combined with knowledge of procurement processesGood communication / organizational skills, and be able to demonstrate an ability to understand complex regulations / proceduresYou must be able to deal with a variety of tasks at any one time and understand the priorities.
Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlinesSupervisory experience would be beneficial, however this is not essentialThere will be some expectation for UK and international travelOur people enjoy tackling interesting technical challenges in a culture where everyone trusts each other.
Working with us can mean deeper job satisfaction, better rewards and a great quality of life inside and outside of work.
Once you apply for this position your CV will be held on our central recruitment management database. If you would prefer that your details are not retained by Moog, please contact us via the following email address : ukcareers moog.com#LI-MH1