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Posted: 18/01/2019

Salary: £44000 - £52000/annum excellent benefits per Annum

Category: Retail/Purchasing

Lead Buyer - NPI

Are you a dynamic, organised and highly data driven individual with a strong character? Do you have a full working knowledge of PPAP and APQP with experience of working in an NPI environment?

If so, our client is currently looking for a Product Supply – NPI Leader to join their team on a permanent basis in Desford. There is a great benefits package attached to this role to include a salary of between £44,000 and £52,000 (DOE), 27 days annual leave (plus 8 bank holidays), 12% bonus, Private medical care, Excellent contributory pension scheme, Share scheme, Free car parking and advantage (discount) website.

As a Product Support Supply New Product Introduction Leader (NPI Leader) you will representative the Purchasing team within the Prime Product/Component Group’s NPI core team. You will plan, coordinate, govern and report Purchasing team participation in the New Product Introduction (NPI) process. This includes target validation and governance to meet all program gateway commitments.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

Represent the Purchasing team within the Core NPI teams, ensure NPI conformance on all procurement issues, including target setting and adherence to project plan.

Understand product & component strategies, purchasing category strategies, corporate NPI process and deliver all purchasing gateway commitments mitigating risks to programmes.

Ensure active purchasing participation throughout the design process / stages of NPI

Coordination of APQP process for high risk components / sources, along with management of PPAP process and conformance for all purchased components.

Plan and manage the workload of self and others, including preparation and management of NPI project plans, along with reporting conformance at several levels within organisation

Provide leadership in resolution of quality problems associated with purchased materials at each stage of NPI programs

Assist the product group in managing procurement related capital.

Cost, Quality, and Response Time targets for system teams, and monitors and provides upward and lateral feedback on performance to these targets.

Skills, experience & qualifications you will have;

Experienced in leading teams, suppliers and customers to effective solutions.

Experience of APQP, PPAP, and problem-solving tools (8D / 5 WHY) essential

Well-developed interpersonal skills

Analytical, problem solving, and project leadership skill.

Understanding of Lean Manufacturing principles.

Skills, experience & qualifications you may have;

Degree in Engineering / Manufacturing

Category team or product team experience
Posted: 18/01/2019

Salary: £44000 - £52000/annum per Annum

Category: Automotive/Aerospace

Are you a New Product Introduction Leader who is looking for a new challenge to work in a successful Manufacturing business? Then this may be perfect for you!

As a Product Support Supply New Product Introduction Leader (NPI Leader) you will representative the Purchasing team within the Prime Product/Component Group’s NPI core team. You will plan, coordinate, govern and report Purchasing team participation in the New Product Introduction (NPI) process. This includes target validation and governance to meet all program gateway commitments.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

- Represent the Purchasing team within the Core NPI teams, ensure NPI conformance on all procurement issues, including target setting and adherence to project plan.
- Accountable for understanding product & component strategies, purchasing category strategies, corporate NPI process, and the business processes necessary to deliver all purchasing gateway commitments, ensuring risks to program are proactively identified and managed in a timely and effective manner
- Ensures active purchasing participation throughout the design process / stages of NPI (Strategy Phase, Concept Phase, Development Phase, Pilot Phase, and Production Phase).
- Coordination of APQP process for high risk components / sources, along with management of PPAP process and conformance for all purchased components.
- Plans and manages the workload of self and others, including preparation and management of NPI project plans, along with reporting conformance at several levels within organisation
- Provide leadership in resolution of quality problems associated with purchased materials at each stage of NPI programs
- Lead procurement activity for material to support all Test bed and Prototype build phases
- Assist the product group in managing procurement related capital.
- The PSNL works with Product & Component Groups to develop and implement Cost, Quality, and Response Time targets for system teams, and monitors and provides upward and lateral feedback on performance to these targetsSkills, experience & qualifications you will have;

- Experienced in leading teams, suppliers and customers to effective solutions.
- Experience of APQP, PPAP, and problem-solving tools (8D / 5 WHY) essential
- Well-developed interpersonal skills are required in dealing with sensitive issues, developing others, and reaching consensus on specific actions.
- Analytical, problem solving, and project leadership skill.
- Effective communicator at all levels, in written and oral form.
- Understanding of Lean Manufacturing principles.

Skills, experience & qualifications you may have;

- Degree in Engineering / Manufacturing
- Experience is preferred in procurement, quality, manufacturing, and/or engineering.
- category team or product team experience.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business
Posted: 18/01/2019

Salary: £44000 - £52000/annum per Annum

Category: Automotive/Aerospace

Job Title: Product Supply - New Product Introduction (NPI) Leader

Salary: £44,000 - £52,000 depending on experience
Benefits: 27 days annual leave + bank holidays, Bonus, Private Medical - employee only (family can be added), Share Scheme (50% Company Matched), Contributory Pension Scheme (Contribution double by Company up to 10%), Free Car Parking
Location: Desford, Leicestershire
Travel: up to 10% to include Global
Job Reference: 18000CGX

Job Details:

As a Product Support Supply New Product Introduction Leader (NPI Leader) you will representative the Purchasing team within the Prime Product/Component Group’s NPI core team.

You will plan, coordinate, govern and report Purchasing team participation in the New Product Introduction (NPI) process. This includes target validation and governance to meet
all program gateway commitments.

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

* Represent the Purchasing team within the Core NPI teams, ensure NPI conformance on all procurement issues, including target setting and adherence to project plan.
* Accountable for understanding product & component strategies, purchasing category strategies, corporate NPI process, and the business processes necessary to deliver all purchasing gateway commitments, ensuring risks to program are proactively identified and managed in a timely and effective manner
* Ensures active purchasing participation throughout the design process / stages of NPI (Strategy Phase, Concept Phase, Development Phase, Pilot Phase, and Production Phase).
* Coordination of APQP process for high risk components / sources, along with management of PPAP process and conformance for all purchased components.
* Plans and manages the workload of self and others, including preparation and management of NPI project plans, along with reporting conformance at several levels within organisation
* Provide leadership in resolution of quality problems associated with purchased materials at each stage of NPI programs
* Lead procurement activity for material to support all Test bed and Prototype build phases
* Assist the product group in managing procurement related capital.
* The PSNL works with Product & Component Groups to develop and implement Cost, Quality, and Response Time targets for system teams, and monitors and provides upward and lateral feedback on performance to these targets

Skills, Experience & Qualifications:

* Experienced in leading teams, suppliers and customers to effective solutions.
* Experience of APQP, PPAP, and problem-solving tools (8D / 5 WHY) essential
* Well-developed interpersonal skills are required in dealing with sensitive issues, developing others, and reaching consensus on specific actions.
* Analytical, problem solving, and project leadership skill.
* Effective communicator at all levels, in written and oral form. Fluent in the English
* Understanding of Lean Manufacturing principles.
* Degree in Engineering / Manufacturing
* Experience is preferred in procurement, quality, manufacturing, and/or engineering.
* Category team or product team experience.

If you are interested in this role, please APPLY NOW. For more information, please contact Lois Weston at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on (phone number removed)

Salary: £21.00 - £27.00/hour per Hour

Category: Other

Supply Chain Performance Engineer

Do you have extensive experience of leading Supplier Quality Improvements and implementing Lean processes within a Supply Chain function and are a natural problem-solver? Have you coached and led project teams to steer these movements while challenging the quality and delivery of suppliers?

If so, our client has a fantastic opportunity for a Supply Chain Performance Engineer to join their team in Desford, leading and implementing lean supply chain projects (to improve the Quality and Shipping performance of supplier) within the Purchasing/Supply Chain Management within Building Construction Products Division based at the Leicester facility.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

Leadership in helping suppliers to build lean supply chain capability in the areas of material replenishment to business divisions.

Improve Sales and Operations Planning, high-velocity throughput, optimize logistics and capacity planning utilizing various tools as appropriate including but not limited to the following: Kanban Loop Sizing Tool, Electronic Value Stream Mapping (eVSM), Rough Cut Capacity Planning (RCCP), 8 D PFMEA Detailed Capacity Planning (DCP) Root Cause Corrective Action (RCCA)

Coach and leads project teams across the business to achieve lean supply chain flow through an engineered value chain

Lead the key supplier quality improvement activity to deliver challenging results on supplier quality performance.

Implement and improve the robust process to error proof just-in-time deliveries, using correct order fulfilment method strategy as well as designing pull systems and implementing replenishment strategies.

Work collaboratively with suppliers and multiple facility functions to address and resolve supplier Quality and Delivery issues using RCCA

Develop value stream maps and RCCP analysis with project teams to improve material flow and understand supplier detail capacity to find the risk and implement the actions.

Deal with day-to-day supplier constraints to improve supplier performance and their flexibility to rapidly respond to requirements.


Skills, experience & qualifications you will have:

5 years plus experience in Supply Chain, Supplier Management or Logistics

Experience demonstrating advanced analytical and problem-solving skills.

Strong interpersonal and communication skills with a customer service focus.

Skills, experience & qualifications you may have:

4-year degree related to Supplier Management, Supply Chain, Business Management or equivalent experience in supply chain planning, quality, process, logistics and/or manufacturing.

Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of 6 Sigma project management principles

APICS CPIM or CSPC National Certification

Solid product knowledge

Experience in value stream mapping

Experience of DMAIC tool

Mechanical, Quality related experiences

Salary: £16 - £24/hour per Hour

Category: Automotive/Aerospace

A Supply Chain Performance Engineer is required on a contract basis to join an industry leading engineering and manufacturing business.

Are you experienced in a supply chain role? Do you have the capabilities to be successful in a fast paced environment? If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity, then this is the job for you!

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

* This position assumes a leadership role in helping suppliers to build lean supply chain capability in the areas of material replenishment to business divisions, improved Sales and Operations Planning, high-velocity throughput, optimized logistics and capacity planning utilizing various tools as appropriate including but not limited to the following: Kanban Loop Sizing Tool, Electronic Value Stream Mapping (eVSM), Rough Cut Capacity Planning (RCCP), 8 D PFMEA Detailed Capacity Planning (DCP) Root Cause Corrective Action (RCCA)
* Coaches and leads project teams comprised of multi-functional resources, including facility supply chain planning, site and category purchasing, operations, receiving, Global Transportation, Demand and Orders, Material Requirements Planning and Logistics to achieve lean supply chain flow through an engineered value chain
* Lead the key supplier quality improvement activity by rich Quality and Mechanical related experiences, engage supplier management team to delivery challenging results on supplier quality performance both in CAT facility and Supplier internal facility
* Implement, improve the robust process to error proof just-in-time deliveries. This requires determining correct order fulfilment method strategy as well as designing pull systems and determining proper replenishment strategies and proper buffer sizes and placements
* Coaches and leads lean events and works collaboratively with suppliers and multiple facility functions to address and resolve supplier both Quality and Delivery issues using root cause and corrective action (RCCA)
* Coaches and leads tactical work to develop value stream maps and RCCP (Rough Cut Capacity Planning) analysis. This position works on project teams improving material flow and investigate supplier detail capacity to find the risk and implement the actions
* This position leads teams to address day-to-day supplier constraints and to improve supplier performance and their flexibility to rapidly respond to the company’s requirements

Skills, experience & qualifications you will have;

* 5 years plus experience in Supply Chain, Supplier Management or Logistics
* Experience demonstrating advanced analytical and problem-solving skills
* Strong interpersonal and communication skills with a customer service focus

Skills, experience & qualifications you may have;

* 4 year degree related to Supplier Management, Supply Chain, Business Management or equivalent experience in supply chain planning, quality, process, logistics and/or manufacturing
* Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of 6 Sigma project management principles
* APICS CPIM or CSPC National Certification
* Solid product knowledge
* Experience in value stream mapping
* DMAIC 6 Sigma
* Mechanical, Quality related experiences

This is an awesome opportunity to be part of a leading manufacturing business which offers an interesting, varied and exciting workload coupled with a motivated and passionate culture. You will be part of a small, friendly team working together to deliver programmes that are critical to the long-term success of a respected, global company.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business

Salary: £9.50 - £10.50/hour per Hour

Category: Distribution

We provide fully integrated supply chain solutions that incorporate information technology, warehouse management, transportation management, inventory management and product support. An opportunity exists for 2 x Material Planners within one of our teams.

This is an immediate start for the right candidates and an ongoing long term contract that could lead into a more permanent role in the future.

The role is Monday - Friday 8am to 4pm

JOB PURPOSE:

To effectively manage a portfolio of Strategic Vendors, ensuring key deliverables are achieved in line with the Clients Requirements.

JOB DUTIES:

* Manage and monitor the status of ordered parts/materials and expedite or de-expedite delivery of items to meet requirements

* Work the Material Planners checklist on a daily basis

* Establish root cause and work to resolve any issues which could affect supply of parts

* Escalate where appropriate any issues/areas needing attention

* Work to agreed Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) on the following

* Availability

* Back Order/Past Due Reduction (Including Aged Orders)

* ETA Coverage

* Internal and External Reporting

* Support Supplier Portal Rollout

* Support the Supply Teams initiatives

* Required to work closely with the Client, Supply Base, Customer Support, Purchasing, Inventory Management, Operations and Inbound Logistics

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

* Requires prior experience in or knowledge of Supply Chain with a proven track record in Material Planning

* Vendor Management Skills

* Strong Planning & Organising Skills

* Excellent Oral Communication Skills supported by good written skills

* Must be target driven, persistent, take ownership and be a self starter.

* SAP knowledge is desirable but not essential

* Clean driving licence, supplier visits may be required in the UK.

* Must be confident in speaking to Senior Management within Organisations

* Supporting Supplier Meetings

Please contact Mathew Maddison on (Apply online only)
Posted: 14/01/2019

Salary: £10 - £10.50/hour per Hour

Category: Other

Job Title:- Material Planner
Location:- Desford
Salary/ benefits:- £10.50 per hour, temporary ongoing

Maloy and Flynn are recruiting for 2 x Material Planners for a fantastic logistics company in Desford as they’re going through a period of growth.

The Material Planner will be responsible for the following:

* Manage and monitor the status of ordered parts/materials and expedite or de-expedite delivery of items to meet requirements

* Work the Material Planners checklist on a daily basis

* Establish root cause and work to resolve any issues which could affect supply of parts

* Escalate where appropriate any issues/areas needing attention

* Work to agreed Key Performance Indicators

* Internal and External Reporting

* Support Supplier Portal Rollout

* Support the Supply Teams initiatives

* Required to work closely with the Client, Supply Base, Customer Support, Purchasing, Inventory Management, Operations and Inbound Logistics

The Material Planner will be able to demonstrate the below:

* Requires prior experience in or knowledge of Supply Chain with a proven track record in Material Planning

* Vendor Management Skills

* Strong Planning & Organising Skills

* Excellent Oral Communication Skills supported by good written skills

* Must be target driven, persistent, take ownership and be a self starter.

* SAP knowledge is desirable but not essential

* Clean driving licence, supplier visits may be required in the UK.

* Must be confident in speaking to Senior Management within Organisations

* Supporting Supplier Meetings

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Due to the high volume of applications we receive if you have not heard from us within 7 days then your application has been unsuccessful. We will keep your information on our database and will be in touch should other suitable opportunities become available.

Maloy & Flynn Recruitment is an equal opportunities employment consultancy for both temporary and permanent positions in Sales and Marketing, Engineering , Construction, Head Office Support, Administration, Apprenticeships, Customer Services and Call Centre.

Please refer to our website for more opportunities
Posted: 11/01/2019

Salary: £16 - £20/hour per Hour

Category: Manufacturing/Surveying

Material Planner

A Material Planner with experience within inventory control and providing support to manage the production plan is required to work on a six month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Engineering client based in Desford, Leicestershire

Overview of the Material Planner contract role

As a Material Planner you will control production and inventory control activities of selected items, to achieve maximum customer service, minimum inventory investment and efficient material flow.

Key skills required for the Material Planner

- Internal candidates must have satisfactorily completed a minimum of one years’ service in their current position to apply for another role, or have obtained, in
writing, authorisation from their manager to waive this requirement. Candidates should always inform their manager prior to applying for any new role.
- Internal candidates must not have any live disciplinaries or be on a performance action plan
- Previous experience of working with a Supply Chain role or job relevant experience
- Advanced Excel
- Intermediate Access
- Excellent Interpersonal Skills
- Self Motivated with Excellent Attention to detail
- Strong team player
- Requires problem-solving skills to Root Cause Corrective Action and solve common problems

The role is based in Desford, Leicestershire.

If you are a Material Planner looking for a new contract either apply online or if would like to find out about other Material Planner opportunities please contact Jack Shingler on (url removed) or phone (phone number removed)

Do you know anyone who might be looking for a new role? You could benefit from our candidate referral scheme. Contact me on the above contact details for more information.

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Posted: 11/01/2019

Salary: per

Category: Other

Are you a dynamic, self-starter with experience as a Material Planner? Do you have an analytical mind with great interpersonal skills?

If so, our client based in Desford with a globally recognised brand has made available an initial 6-month contract for a Material Planner to join their team.

Key Responsibilities

Coordinating NPI programs and new part releases with customers and process partners.

Validating requirements and collaborating with customers.

Collaborating schedule placement with sources.

Expediting with sources and coordinating with process partners on critical material shortages.

De-expediting with sources following requirement reductions and removals.

Coordinating engineering change level and RSSM processes with process partners.

Essential

Previous experience of working with a Supply Chain role or job relevant experience

Advanced Excel

Intermediate Access

Excellent Interpersonal Skills

Self-motivated with Excellent Attention to detail

Strong team player

Requires problem-solving skills to Root Cause Corrective Action and solve common problems
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Desirable

Experience within a Manufacturing environment

French speaking

Knowledge on Glovia

6 Sigma Green Belt

Experience within a Manufacturing environment

Understanding of manufacturing and operations standard processes and basic product knowledge

Experience with LEAN methodology

This advert represents a summary of the full role description. To apply, please submit a CV that clearly signposts your relevant experience. Applicants must have the existing right to work in the UK and evidence will be required
Posted: 11/01/2019

Salary: £11 - £15/hour per Hour

Category: Automotive/Aerospace

A Material Planner is required on a contract basis to join an industry leading engineering and manufacturing business.

Are you experienced in a planning or supply chain role? Do you have the capabilities to be successful in a fast paced environment? If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity, then this is the job for you!

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

* Coordinating NPI programs and new part releases with customers and process partners
* Validating requirements and collaborating with customers
* Collaborating schedule placement with sources
* Expediting with sources and coordinating with process partners on critical material shortages
* De-expediting with sources following requirement reductions and removals
* Coordinating engineering change level and RSSM processes with process partners

The panel cannot make assumptions when shortlisting therefore please demonstrate your qualifications and experience on your CV relevant to the
criteria outlined.

Skills, experience & qualifications you will have;

* Internal candidates must have satisfactorily completed a minimum of one years’ service in their current position to apply for another role, or have obtained, in writing, authorisation from their manager to waive this requirement. Candidates should always inform their manager prior to applying for any new role
* Internal candidates must not have any live disciplinaries or be on a performance action plan
* Previous experience of working with a Supply Chain role or job relevant experience
* Advanced Excel
* Intermediate Access
* Excellent Interpersonal Skills
* Self Motivated with Excellent Attention to detail
* Strong team player
* Requires problem-solving skills to Root Cause Corrective Action and solve common problems

Skills, experience & qualifications you may have;

* French speaking
* Knowledge on Glovia
* 6 Sigma Green belt
* Experience within a Manufacturing environment
* Understanding of manufacturing and operations standard processes and basic product knowledge
* Experience with LEAN methodology

This is an awesome opportunity to be part of a leading manufacturing business which offers an interesting, varied and exciting workload coupled with a motivated and passionate culture. You will be part of a small, friendly team working together to deliver programmes that are critical to the long-term success of a respected, global company.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business