Littlehampton, West Sussex
£40000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent
8 months ago
Senior Material Controller
Location: Rustington, West Sussex
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