Materials Controller

5 days left

Recruiter
Location
Suffolk
Salary
GBP28000.00 - GBP34000.00 per annum +
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
25 Oct 2017
Ref
3121312
Contact
William Warren
Specialist Area
Purchasing, supply (main)
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Varied Planning & Purchasing opportunity


This position is a pivotal role in the Supply Chain function of this market-leading manufacturing business. Working as part of a best practice team, this role would suit a Materials Control / Planning professional who thrives in an autonomous and busy environment. Key duties will pertain to:

Monitor stock holding levels to ensure inventory targets are maintained with no buildup of obsolete products; participate in stock take activity; work closely with customer Service, Manufacturing and Purchasing to co-ordinate build of completed products to customer requested dates; ensure purchase orders are placed and expedited so as to maintain stock and service level at optimum; ensure all MRP exception messages are acted upon appropriately; Negotiation of new supplier agreements to reduce the combined material spend of the group.
Monitor and maintain MRP to ensure data is correct at all times; and support the championing of continuous improvement and Lean, Six Sigma activities.

Demonstrable Materials Control / Planning experience in a manufacturing or engineering based organisation is essential with excellent communication and organisation skills a pre-requisite. With the ability to shape the role profile to suit candidate experience, this role offers an established, long-term career path in an empowering and supportive working environment.

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