Purchasing - Material Control Manager

Hunter Selection Ltd
£38,000 per annum
29 Jul 2017
24 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time



£38,000 - £45,000 + Pension + 28 Days Holiday + Company Benefits

8:00am - 5:00pm (Monday - Thursday)
8:00am - 3:45pm (Friday)

Owing to expansion and increasingly buoyant market place, a market leading design and manufacturer of Steel Engineering products has an exciting opportunity for a Purchasing / Materials Control to join their business.
Working within this growing company, you will be involved in managing purchasing activities and supplier relations, managing supplier performance and material control. You will have full autonomy in terms of Material Control across the business - having a proven track record in costs reduction and managing supply agreements is much desired skill for this position.

Company Profile
*Growing company with excellent progression opportunities.
*Multi Million Pound Turnover Business.
*Experiencing a period of exciting growth within strong market sectors.

Role & Responsibilities
*Management of purchasing activities and supplier relations.
*SAP system management.
*Managing expediting of materials.
*Reviewing supplier market sectors and identification of alternate supply options.
*Raw material management across the site.
*Establishment and improvement of department processes and procedures.
*Managing stock holding and inventory control.
*Visiting existing and potential suppliers to understand the value they can add to the supply chain.
*Reporting directly into the Site Director.

Required Skills & Experience
*Purchasing / Procurement or Materials Management Background.
*General Engineering or Manufacturing Experience.
*Ability to implement systems and procedures within a Purchasing environment.
*Strong ability to utilise SAP.
*Strong commercial awareness.
*Ability to work effectively within a team environment.

In return for your commitment my client offers a stable and secure career for technically motivated engineers. If you feel this is of interest please send your CV to directly to James Clarke at or call for a confidential discussion on

Hunter Selection recruit Engineering professionals in Design, Manufacturing, Field Service, electrical & electronic engineering, Production, Purchasing, Manufacturing, and Mechanical engineering

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