Material Controller

20000.00 - 22000.00 GBP Annual + GBP20000 - GBP22000/annum
05 Mar 2019
02 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Material Controller

We are recruiting for a Material Controller in the Worcester area with our well established client.

As a Material Controller you will need to have:

* Confidence to push back on suppliers and engineering

* Decision making skills

* Negotiating skills

* Production and procurement processes knowledge

* Knowledge of imports (Inc. paperwork, taxes and commodity code requirements)

* Previous experience using SAP/Powerlink would be an advantage

* CIPS qualified (desirable)

* Previously used MRP systems

* Ability to resolve supply issues

* Willing to travel within the UK when necessary


* Salary: up to GBP22,000 per annum

* Working Hours: Mon - Thurs 08:00 -17:00 Fri 08:00 -13:00

* Location: Worcester

* Duration: Permanent

Role of a Material Controller:

* Obtaining supplier order acknowledgement

* Systematic evaluation of MRP demand requirement to determine most efficient order quantity

* Inventory management

* Purchase order accuracy

* Ensure orders for components are placed

* MRP data integrity

* Robust vendor supply chain management

* Expedite components into the business for build programs/customer required delivery dates

* Manage and report shortages

* Problem solve to avoid and reduce supply issues

* Support expeditor on potential delays and over dues

* Determine most effective component control method

* Ensure the right stock is delivered at the right time to the right place

* Analyse MRP order messages and determine most efficient order quantity

* Support purchasing team with supplier negotiations and projects

* Responsible for reporting KPI's

* Responsible for providing supplier performance feedback

* Support new customer orders, production planning and pull forward enquiries

* Escalate supply issues

Benefits of working with us as a Material Controller:

* 24 days holiday plus banks holidays

If you are interested in the above role please click apply