Expeditor / Scheduler Controller

Consilium Recruit
Billericay, Basildon, Wickford, Southend on Sea, B
£25000 - £32000/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A global manufacturer of precision components has a new vacancy for an Expeditor / Schedule Controller. With experience of working in production/manufacturing you will also have good account management skills.

Commutable from: Billericay, Basildon, Wickford, Southend on Sea, Brent Wood, Canvey Island

Salary: £ 25,000 - £ 32,000 p.a. + benefits

Suitable for: Expeditor, Material Controller, Material Analyst, Production Planner, Production Scheduler, Production Controller, Material Planner, Project Planner, Project Engineer.

The Role

The Expeditor will be the primary support and liaison for the Production and Manufacturing departments. You will be the main point of contact for customers responsible for updating them on any issues or adjustments to be made, and ensuring the engineers have everything they need to complete the projects on time. You will be required to keep track of parts as they go through the manufacturing process and ensure they meet customer commitment dates.

Key responsibilities:

Be main customer interface
Coordinate manufacturing and assembly operations to meet deadlines
Keep track of products that require special attention and ensure that they are flowing through the manufacturing process.
Manage the implementation of new projects and modifications
Help identify any risks or problems that arise
Working closely with all departments, helping to resolve any issues that may impact delivery dates
Update and run daily project status reports

The Candidate

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Excellent negotiating /problem solving skills
Must be able to adapt to frequently changing priorities.
Strong computer skills with demonstrable proficiency in MS Excel and adept at using MS Word, Outlook and Power Point
Previous engineering experience desirable