Material Supply Manager

GBP43000 - GBP47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
22 Mar 2018
21 Apr 2018
Graham Smith
Job Level
Manager, Specialist
Contract Type
Full Time

Well established and fast growing manufacturer seeks Material Supply Manager nr Guildford £ to suit experience

Your new company
A well recognised brand generating £600m in sales globally, and enjoying significant growth.

Your new role
In this position you will lead the day to day Materials Management / Materials Supply function for one of their most important plants, guiding the ongoing development of business processes, as well as ensuring day to day performance of the function, to ensure production targets are met.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be proven in a similar Materials Manager or Supply Chain Manager position, with a strong understanding of what good practice looks like. You will already have team management experience, with Planners and Expediters (or Buyers) reporting into you. You will have experience of SAP or other recognised ERP system, and strong MRP experience. You will enjoy the cut and thrust of a fast moving manufacturing business, and be able to problem solve effectively when needed, while improving working practices, systems (with support from IT), and the skills of your team. You background will likely be within high value, make to order manufacturing (eg Automotive, Aerospace or other Engineered products). You will be accustomed to liaising with Quality Engineers and Procurement function to aid the ongoing improvement of Supplier Performance.

What you'll get in return
This is an opportunity to make a genuine positive impact in a well recognised and profitable brand, that has high quality products, and is enjoying significant growth. They operate in a growing sector and already occupy a leading position. You will also have competitive remuneration, bonus, pension and other benefits, and opportunities for ongoing career progression.

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