Material Controller New role due to growth and expansion* £30,000 - £35,000 DOE + 20 days per annum, rising to 25 days after 2 years' + Company pension scheme + health scheme My Client is an engineering manufacture seeking an experience material controller to support the Supply Chain with supplier management duties and making sure deliveries / deadlines are met for the company.
Main duties for the Materials Controller will be :
Jointly manage a global supply chain consisting of over 60 suppliers.
Ensure scheduled orders are delivered on time in full.
Develop a template to support regular Supplier Business Reviews.
Build on existing relationships with the supplier base.
Communicate any supply or supplier risks to the planning team.
Work with suppliers to produce recovery plans when required.
Arrange Logistics for orders requiring collection.
Assist the purchasing team with the expediting of New Product / Prototype parts
Work with vendors to solve invoicing issues
Reduce inventory costs by analysing supplier performance and risk.
Visit suppliers when necessary to carry out reviews and audits.
Skills & experience needed to be the successful Material Controller :
Proven experience in a similar role, ideally with an automotive or mechanical company.
Experience in import and export control would be an advantage
Ability to work to strict deadlines and prioritise workload
Advanced MS Excel user.
Cross-functional business team environment experience preferred
Proven ability to self-manage and deliver on time
Excellent interpersonal skills to build relationships internally and externally
Reliable and flexible in their approach
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
Able to work under pressure
This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing organisation, to find out more apply now or submit your CV to katie.carter orion-group.co.uk