Materials Manager

1st Executive
West London
GBP30000 - GBP40000 per annum + benefits
13 Jun 2019
13 Jul 2019
Sheila Harris
Specialist Area
Supply chain
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Materials Manager

Our client a Major Healthcare Organisation are now seeking a Materials Manager to supervise a team of individuals and to deliver supply chain effectiveness. Your background will be ideally within Supply Chain and you will have managed materials within the Surgical, Clinical area and play a key role in managing product use throughout the business.

Job Responsibilities

  • Manage a team of individuals and develop their work schedules
  • Deliver longer term efficiencies including reduction of stock wastage, and increase stock availability
  • Consult and meet regularly with Department heads to discuss developments in clinical practice
  • Establish team goals aligned to the wider department goals and organise implementation
  • Become an expert and trainer for all systems within agreed remit of Supply Chain
  • Supervise data entry into Material management Information System
  • Provides management with variance reports on discrepancies in supply budgets.
  • Liaise closely with purchasing teams to ensure efficiencies

Person specification:

  • Experience in a Healthcare supply chain function is highly desirable
  • Previous experience working within a supply chain function is required
  • Familiarity with Materials management inventory systems is preferred
  • Previous experience in managing teams
  • Experience of implementing efficiencies within the supply chain

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