Material Planner / Scheduler9 MonthsMontrose, AberdeenUp to £25 p/hourRole Summary:The successful candidate will coordinate and expedite the flow of materials (from suppliers and also within departments) according to production schedules. Plan and schedule material/production needs. Positions requiring understanding of a concepts, methods and procedures.Essential Responsibilities:Manage master planning, material processes and systems, prepare and update production schedules and purchasing needs. Ensure operational alignment with production plan and KPIs. Optimize inventory and process improvements.Execute routine analyses using vested methods and technologies and/or contributes to technological developments in teams under supervision.Work together with people from the business unit. Work within a team setting and / or under guidance. Desired Characteristics:Strong oral and written communication skills.Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.Ability to work independently.Strong problem solving skills. Oracle ERP knowledge. APICS certified.