Permanent position Manufacturing Competitive annual salary and package Littlehampton
Are you an experienced inventory professional? Do you have experience negotiating and procuring from various suppliers? If so, our client is a world class specialist in the design of protection systems. They design, develop, prototype, and produce armoured products for the military, security and the government.
Senior Material Controller Job Description
Managing the day to day supply chain activities ensuring all suppliers are delivering as per agreement and following in line of the production plan
Supporting and mentoring Material Controllers
Scheduling materials and working closely with the production plan team ensuring optimal inventory levels.
Preparing, validating, and scheduling purchase orders to achieve the optimum level of material availability.
Identifying and rectifying any deviations from the requirement plan to achieve conformity. Reducing or minimising the necessity for rescheduling.
Building relationships with suppliers ensuring the best costings for materials. Also ensuring suppliers are delivering on time in full
Expediting all open orders to ensure an on time delivery.
Senior Material Controller Essential Skills/Experience/Qualifications:
Eligible for SC Clearance
Inventory/Material controlling within a manufacturing environment.
Extensive experience of strategic sourcing (automotive environment experience would be advantageous)
Strong negotiating ability
Knowledge and proficient in the use of MRP/ERP systems
Senior Material Controller Desirable Skills/Experience/Qualifications