Senior Materials Controller

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    Littlehampton, West Sussex

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent

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    Harry Garvin

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    about 1 year ago

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Senior Material Controller

Location: Rustington, West Sussex

Permanent role

Salary: £40,000 - £42,000

A global leader specialising in state-of-the-art protection systems for vehicles is seeking a Senior Materials Controller to be responsible for all material management, whilst making sure performance and key stakeholder relationships are maintained.

Responsibilities - Senior Material Controller

  • Managing day to day supply chain activities

  • Management of ERP - Demand and supply

  • Supporting internal stakeholders e.g. outsource team

  • Mentoring junior Material Controllers within the team

  • Being able to step in for the Materials Manager upon there absence

  • Ensuring non-conformance material procedure within the organisation

  • Maintaining optimum inventory levels working in conjunction with the Production team

  • Development of key strategies and procedures to support business objectives

  • Utilisation of key skills such as negotiation and opportunity management within the organisation

Skills and Knowledge - Senior Material Controller

  • CIPS Professional Diploma qualified or equivalent preferred.

  • Extensive experience of strategic sourcing in the vehicle, engineering and production environment.

  • Strong negotiation skills

  • Able to manage demanding external and internal stakeholders.

  • Experience of multi-site purchasing requirements.

  • Familiarity with defence procurement and commercial sales processes.

  • A customer focused individual