Consilium Recruit
£40000 - 43000 Per Annum
31 Jul 2017
30 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A leading Automotive components manufacturing business requires a Materials Manager to oversee a team of 7 within outbound logistics, to ensure that the supply of materials meets the production schedule. The ideal candidate will be qualified to a reasonable standard, with a proven track record within materials planning from ideally the automotive sector.

Commutable from: Birmingham, Bromsgrove, Redditch, Shirley, Solihull, Coventry, Tamworth,
Fradley, Burton, Derby, Warwick, Walsall

Salary: £ 40,000 - £ 43,000 p.a. plus pension

Suitable for: Logistics Supervisor, Materials Planner, Materials Supervisor, Material Scheduler, Logistics Manager,

The Role

Primary responsibilities within the role will be to ensure that the supply of materials meet the production schedule and minimum stock levels to ensure operational and production continuity. You will be able to deliver efficient, effective and flexible solutions to meet production requirements, whilst maintaining strong relationships both internally and externally to ensure supply of materials meet requirements. You will lead a team of 7, taking responsibility for Planners and Production bookers from within the outbound Logistics department.

The Person

You will have operated and worked ideally within a high volume, fast paced manufacturing environment (preferably automotive tier one) and have a demonstrable proven track record of leading a team within Materials Management. Educated to HNC, BTec or NVQ level you will carry a solid understanding of supply chain management, MRP systems and lean techniques. Strong analytical skills, an excellent communicator and the ability to form and maintain good relationships internally and externally are important requirements for the role.

To apply please forward an up to date copy of your CV to Matt Faulkner via email to *************************************

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