Supply Chain
£28,000 - £32,000 per annum

Material Controller

Ref: 3649| Posted: 8th Feb 2019

This vacancy is now closed

C&D are working in partnership with a Bristol based manufacturer to recruit for a Supply Planner / Material Controller. This is a full-time and permanent role with an immediate start available.

Reporting to the Material Control Manager, this role is responsible for the creation and maintenance of achievable delivery schedules that support the requirements of production and development programs whilst ensuring levels remain within budgeted targets.

The Supply Planner / Material Controller ensures that all information regarding requirements and priorities is furnished to our supply partners to enable them to deliver on time and in full. This role is very important in ensuring schedules and information is recorded and kept accurately.

Duties include;

  • To be the point of contact for assigned suppliers with respect to inventory and future schedules. Proactively set up meeting with Purchasing to present schedule changes.
  • To balance demand and supply, creating a delivery plan that satisfies the combined requirements of production, development and any other sources.
  • To ensure suppliers have committed to the schedules 
  • To be responsible for pro-actively identifying, escalating and addressing risks to production requirements
  • To support Engineering in the effective implementation of new parts

Knowledge, Skills and Experience;

  • Confident in dealing with stakeholders
  • Understanding of OEM supply chains and supplier manufacturing processes
  • Experience of working with MRP is essential
  • Strong Excel and data interpretation skills
  • Proven ability to make sound and logical decisions

Standard working hours are Monday to Thursday 7.30am-4.30pm and 7.30am-12.30pm on Friday. Free parking is also provided on site.

Please apply today for further information and to arrange a meeting.

C&D are acting as an employment agency with regards to this role.