Achieva Group Ltd

Supply Chain Planner

£33000 - £35000 per annum
09 Jun 2021
08 Jul 2021
Tim Barratt
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
Role Overview:

My client is currently searching for a Supplpy Chain Planner to join their team on an initial 12 month basis, before potentially transitioning into a permanent role.  Within this role you will monitor and manage supply chain inventories and ensure supply chain planning is performed in a timely and accurate manner, incuding; overstock/short dated stock issues, working in conjunction with suppliers and logistics providers to ensure that the company maintain the highest level of service to customers in all markets.


  • Ensure that the Master Production Schedule is updated monthly to reflect opening stocks, forecasts and outstanding orders, liaising with suppliers on a day to day basis and escalating potential issues to the Supply Chain manager, to ensure efficient supply chain activities
  • Contribute to the efficient and timely distribution of products via effective management of relationships with third-party logistics providers, ensuring all transportation, storage arrangements and necessary certifications are compliant.
  • Monitor stock levels, providing weekly reports and identifying and raising issues for resolution to ensure optimal fulfilment of customer orders.
  • Perform regular reporting and data analyses to measure supplier performance and demonstrate efficiency of operations.
  • Comply with relevant legal and compliance requirements, regulatory and ethical standards and company SOPs.

Required Experience:

  • A levels or equivalent business experience
  • Experience of supply chain and stock management.
  • Analytical with good attention to detail.
  • Understanding of inter-personal relationships and good communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritize work.
  • 2+ years of pharmaceutical experience is essential.

Please contact Tim Barratt on 01727 817 626 for further details, or email