Materials Officer

Job Title: Materials Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Farnborough, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: asap
Reference: BBBH13986_1549882978
Contact Name: Paul Anscombe
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 11, 2019 11:02

Job Description

Materials Officer
£19 per hour
Contract 6 months

Our client a Global Aerospace business who is a market leader in their field is currently looking to recruit an experienced Materials Officer to join their team on an initial 6 months contract. The role is working on a high profile project for the group and is pivotal to it's success.


Place Purchase Orders according to the Purchase Request on behalf of the commodity.

Actively involved in the management of the material flows in order to ensure that outsourced and purchased products are delivered on time, quality and cost to satisfy customers and launch first level of corrective and preventive actions. Manage inventory and order management expressed with the suppliers


- Check & ensure the execution of the order. Ensure daily monitoring of the Supplier delivery
- Obtain & Maintain Data related to the PO into the ERP system
- Work with Accounts Payable department to ensure timely supplier payment
- Act as focal point towards the supplier for operational activities
- Active Monitoring & Control of Suppliers
- Manage Supplier operational performance and drive necessary collaboration as far as necessary
- Manage performance reviews with the Suppliers based on Vendor Review Boards outputs, support working towards team KPIs
- Ensure compliance with Export regulations for all deliverables from Suppliers, on a day to day basis

About You:

- Degree and/or CIPS highly desirable
- Experienced in a Supply Chain, Procurement, Purchasing or Materials role
- MRP/SAP experience
- Excellent Communication skills
- Experience in a compliant environment

Acorn Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.