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Material Controller

Material Controller

Job number: 69519959

Material Controller

Contract position 6 month +

£300-400 per day

Harrogate area

Manufacturing business in the Harrogate are seek a Material Controller for an interim period of 6 months plus.

The role of Material Controller includes:

  • Expediting and rescheduling open orders to suit production planning requirements
  • Challenge purchasing agreements to optimise orders (packaging methods, transport schedules, minimum orders, firm windows)
  • Responsibility for stock value
  • Review historical data - purchasing and sales trends to provide greater decision-making.
  • Responsible for Supplier Relationship management
  • Monitor supplier and repost on performance
  • Provide input in developing departmental strategies for inventory on existing items, new product introduction and phase-outs.
  • Understanding of supply chain integration touch points from supplier through manufacturing.
  • Interact with MPS planners to understand forecast drivers.
  • Analyse and manage risk in the supply chain
  • Ensure all transport is correctly utilised.
  • Contribute to productivity savings through improved MRP control.
  • Work with production to establish effective Kanban levels of raw material on production cells.
  • Work with Warehouse supervisors on quantities/levels of stock holding.
  • Attend daily logistics meetings to aid with prioritisation and coordination of duties.

Required Skills :

  • You will come from a material planning background in manufacturing
  • Have experience in identifying and implementing successful improvements within a similar role
  • Have confident MRP / SAP knowledge
  • Be organised, Organised, Proactive, Logical and Analytical
  • Be a good communicator, negotiator able to influence people effectively
  • Be a happy to undertake a contract position and be available to start immediately

Call Yasemin at Travail on 01423 530138

Travail Employment Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


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