Supply Chain Materials Manager, Oxford, £40,000 - £45,000pa plus exceptional benefits:
Our client is a market leader in the development of state of the art scientific instrumentation. Due to a successful period of growth and doubling in size, they are looking for a Supply Chain Materials Manager to join their expanding team. This is a completely greenfield opportunity which will give the Supply Chain Materials Manager the chance to put their own stamp on the role and department.
With five direct reports, the Supply Chain Materials Manager will manage the team on a day to day basis, plus all over aspects of the materials function, including receipt of engineering packs and ERP setup; identification of suppliers; price negotiation, purchase and expediting; goods receiving; storage of materials; issue of materials kits to production and the timely shipping of goods.
The successful Supply Chain Materials Manager will need to possess relevant Materials Management experience and the following key experience and skills:
Proven team management skills, including task delegation; staff development; objective setting; performance management, problem solving and continuous improvement.
Experience in a materials management role within an engineering company. Using and/or implementing ERP systems within a project based or low volume manufacturing environment.
Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office (typically Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project).
Proven commercial and negotiating skills.
Experience of working within an ISO 9001 Quality Management System. Our client is offering an excellent salary and benefits package including 25 days holiday, contributory pension, life insurance, relaxed and flexible working environment.
If this Supply Chain Materials Manager role sounds of interest, please send in an application to Lee at MARS recruitment.
MARS Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and positively welcomes applications from suitably qualified applicants regardless of race, colour, sex, marital status, national origin, religion, age, disability, or any other protected status. Suitable candidates for the role will be contacted within 3 working days, unfortunately if you haven't heard back in this time your application has been unsuccessful at this time.
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