Materials Controller

Job Title: Materials Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 960211_1564740515
Contact Name: Mark Davis
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 02, 2019 11:08

Job Description

Job Role: Materials Controller
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Defence/Aerospace
Location: Gloucestershire
Salary Expectations: Negotiable


Our client is a global defence and aerospace contractor who supply sophisticated technological solutions worldwide. Over the last decade they have grown both organically and via acquisition and look to increase their procurement team to accommodate future expansion plans.


-Place/Expedite/Confirm purchase orders in line with MRP.
-Release and reserve shop order in line with MRP.
-Action MRP messages and shortage reports (for manufactured and purchased parts) on a weekly basis.
-Ensure that all pricing and lead time data is kept up to date with most recent agreed supplier data.
-Develop professional relationships with suppliers
-Manage supplier performance to exceed 95% OTIF
-Where OTIF is less than 95% work with the supplier to produce an action plan to recover.
-Reduce costs within the supply chain in line with agreed targets
-Work closely with the Commodity managers to take opportunity to consolidate the supply chain utilising alliance and strategic suppliers.
-Support Commodity managers to ensure time critical tasks are completed on time.
-Ensure that extra ordinary costs are not incurred as a result of supply chain activity e.g. FAIRs, delivery charges, artwork, tooling.

Qualifications and Experience

-Demonstrable experience of improving supplier OTIF performance using a structured methodology
-Experience of working with MRP/ERP systems

For more information regarding this role please call Mark Davis on 01453 829529 or to make an application send a CV .

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.