Brewster Partners are delighted to be working with a Doncaster engineering business as they look to recruit a Materials & Logistics Manager.
To ensure an optimum production planning geared towards orders, and to guarantee effective delivery to the customer. Maintain efficient stock levels across the business and manage the overall supply chain. The role is predominantly based in Doncaster but may require sporadic visits to other sites across the UK.
Call-out materials, parts and transport as specified in agreements.
Manage the planning of all orders through the business from post sales through to completion.
Ensure that planning of jobs is done in the most cost effective customer centric way.
Manage distribution of production and goods from the two UK factories and external suppliers.
Monitor delivery times and take action in the case of the delays.
Negotiate with suppliers about prices.
Contribute to the improvement of the planning, purchasing and logistics work processes.
Manage inventories at all UK sites
Analyse product usage for inventory control.
Align deliveries with sales, installation team, suppliers and customers.
Build and develop both existing and new working relationships with internal and external stakeholders
Ensure all work undertaken by planning, buying and logistics exceeds set targets and timings
Support and develop assigned supplier relationships, including meetings and visits if required
Undertake any other reasonable duties as required in which you adequately trained to carry outTHE CANDIDATE:
Previous supply chain management experience within an engineering/manufacturing business
Must have good experience of using tracking ERP systems
Ideally degree qualified or diploma in supply chain management
Full UK driving license
Good at building working relationships
Flexible and adaptable approach to work and ways of workingTHE BENEFITS:
Brewster Partners Engineering is a division of the Brewster Partners Recruitment Group focusing on the recruitment of talent in engineering, technical and operations jobs in South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, East Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire and the Midlands. If you are interested in discussing this job in more detail or any other aspect of accountancy and finance recruitment we would really like to hear from you. Please visit our website at for more information on engineering Jobs, engineering recruitment, manufacturing Jobs or manufacturing Recruitment