Systems Configuration and BOM Controller

Role: Configuration and BOM Controller
Salary: £35,000
Location: Dual location ( North Sussex / South Surrey )

Configuration and BOM Controller

A rapidly expanding technology business are seeking a Configuration and BOM Controller to work with the Manufacturing, Engineering, Design, Purchasing and Programme teams to ensure agreed design and configuration is accurate across all systems . You will be responsible for managing system accuracy across manufacturing and warehousing facilities through the engineering change request process ( ECR ) and production change request process ( PCR ).

Responsibilities of Systems Configuration and BOM Controller

  • Identify changes required to ERP and MES systems for both production and prototype builds, picking up instruction from initial part releases and change requests through the engineering change process

  • Update changes in existing BOM's ensuring that a full check of work has been carried out

  • Calculated effective dates limiting part obsolescence

  • Align systems to new product introduction ( NPI )

  • Work with Production , Finance , Purchasing , Project Management , Manufacturing , Engineering , and other supporting functions to accurately structure new products

  • Document product changes as part of the product development and continuous improvement process

  • Ensure data integrity between systems

  • Analyse , process and track engineering change orders ( ECO ) to minimise processing time and errors between submission, approval and implementation

  • Participate in the development and continuous improvement of ECR / ECO and other related practices

  • Liaise with Planning , Manufacturing , Material Control and Business Systems departments to ensure physical implementation of new products , ensuring new process can be facilitated effectively

  • Support Material Controller in understanding , and aligning , physical and system material movement

  • Maintenance of ERP and MES master data ; supporting manufacturing , planning , procurement and MRP parameters

  • Implementation and maintenance of quality specification limits in MES

Desired skills for Systems Configuration and BOM Controller

  • Proven expertise in using Engineering design , ERP and MES systems

  • System material control in a manufacturing environment

  • Engineering BOM design and CAD systems

  • BOM creation and maintenance

  • Master data in a manufacturing environment