Our world leading client is looking for a Material Controller to join their growing team based in Basildon, on a permanent basis.
The successful candidate will control the supply of manufactured and purchased items in a time frame that supports the Master Production Schedule (MPS) ensuring that all material in the supply chain is available when required and at an appropriate build standard.
They will also maintain material status within SAP expediting internal make and external supply items to ensure compliance to plan, as well as monitor output from the SAP plan and report on non compliance.
Key Responsibility Areas
Interface with M&SC and Procurement to facilitate progress to completion of WIP or delivery of materials in accordance with required schedule
Control Customer returns and engage with internal stakeholders.
Review , release and manage internal work orders in line with the plan
Control of RTV material logistics from shop-floor back to supplier
Implementation of FRB / MRB actions
Delivery of kits to and from the line
Advise relevant internal stakeholders when delays likely to impact achievement of MPS, proposing re-prioritisation of work within the plan and solve problems
Expediting priorities considering impact on other projects involving the same supplier. Escalate via Procurement if contractual impact
Initiation of shipping process
Administer & reschedule production orders.
Attends & contributes to load board reviews.
Personal Skills :
Product knowledge including material make-up and suppliers
Good written and verbal communication skills
Good knowledge and experience of expediting material
Good organisational skills, demonstrated through ability to plan and prioritise
Good understanding of company cost systems & key performance metrics
Experience of material planning and control environments.
Knowledge of manufacturing environments.
Experience of SAP essential.
Product knowledge including material make-up and suppliers.
Understand how the M&SC Way supports the Company LCM Process
Good understanding of fundamentals of MRP, push-pull scheduling
Basic understanding of company cost systems & key performance metrics.