Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology


  • Contract
  • Runcorn, Cheshire, UK
  • 42007745

PE Global is currently recruiting for a Planner-Buyer for a contract role with a leading multinational Pharma client based in Runcorn.

Job Responsibilities

  • To be accountable for the planning, ordering and control of incoming materials in line with best practice material management and procurement principles to ensure optimized service, order cost, material flows and inventories.
  • To drive inventory reduction / optimisation initiatives for all incoming materials in line with agreed targets for the site.
  • To be the first point of contact on the site for all incoming material and supplier related issues;
  • To monitor and maintain accuracy of all supply critical data fields in ERP system.



  • Undergraduate BA/BS degree in a related discipline.
  • Must have previous experience of working within planning or procurement with knowledge of planning, procurement and control along the supply chain and their systems.
  • Previous experience of managing an ERP / MRP system (SAP APO preferred).
  • Previous experience of working in the pharmaceutical or FMCG industry.
  • Good organisational and prioritisation skills.
  • Good communicator, self-starter and team player with ability to set and deliver high performance standards for self and team members.

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.

Please click the link below to apply, call Veronica on +44 203 868 9000 or alternatively send an up to date CV to

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in UK***