Success! Senior Recruitment – Customer Contact
February 26, 2023
Artis Procurement, Purchasing and Supply Chain are currently working with a Bristol based manufacturer, who have a current requirement for a Materials Controller to plan, and coordinate scheduling, stock control, material and production planning activities to ensure customer orders are achieved on time in full. Your role will be pivotal in aligning purchasing with material availability while maintaining high-quality standards. You’ll collaborate closely with suppliers, ensuring timely raw material deliveries and adherence to schedules.
Materials Controller Responsibilities:
* Using an MRP system, ensuring that raw materials and production consumables are planned, ordered and expedited effectively so that they are ready and available to use to meet the requirements of the production plan.
* Ensure material requirements are monitored/adjusted in accordance with customer demand. Ensure that key personnel are made aware of any potential concerns from the material suppliers such as delivery delays.
* Ensure that efficient and effective material stock control occurs and that the flow of material is in line with lean principles where possible.
* Coordinate with the site Production Management team on a daily basis to ensure that delivery requirements (daily & weekly) will be met accordingly.
* Monitor, review and update plans on a regular basis. Ensure any changes are communicated in an effective manner.
Materials Controller Experience:
* Experience in Production and Supply Chain Planning or Procurement.
* Hands-on experience with Material Requirements Planning (MRP) systems.
* Proficiency in MS Office and ERP systems.
* Strong problem-solving abilities and attention to detail.
* Extremely adaptable and used to working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.
Benefits include, salary up to £30,000, pension, bonus, 25 days holiday, clear career development plan and much more. This is a permanent role where you would be required to be on site Monday to Friday.