DSJ Global are representing a leading food company based in Austria, who are committed to providing high-quality products to their customers. Their passion for excellence and innovation has allowed them to establish as a reputable player in the food industry. As they continue to expand and grow, they are seeking a talented and motivated Materials Planner to join their dynamic team.
- Collaborate with the procurement and production teams to develop and maintain an efficient materials planning process.
- Monitor inventory levels and anticipate material requirements to ensure timely availability of materials for production.
- Analyse demand forecasts and historical data to optimise inventory levels while minimising costs and wastage.
- Maintain accurate records of inventory, ensuring data integrity and compliance with internal procedures.
- Liaise with suppliers to negotiate contracts, monitor delivery schedules, and address any potential supply chain issues.
- Implement continuous improvement initiatives to enhance the efficiency of materials planning and supply chain operations.
- Work closely with cross-functional teams to support new product launches and promotions while managing materials availability.
- Fluency in English and German (both written and verbal) is essential.
- Proven experience as a Materials Planner or in a similar role within the food industry.
- Strong analytic and problem-solving skills with a keen attention to detail.
- Proficiency in using materials planning software and enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate effectively with internal teams and external suppliers.
- Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet tight deadlines.
- A proactive and adaptable approach to handle unexpected challenges in the supply chain.
- Hybrid working model, allowing a combination of remote work and office presence for better work-life balance.
- Free meals provided during working hours, prepared by their talented culinary team.
- Flexible working hours to accommodate personal commitments and enhance productivity.
- Opportunity to work in a diverse and inclusive environment with a team of passionate professionals.
- Competitive compensation package and opportunities for career growth and development.