Materials Controller

Recruiter
Elevation Recruitment Group
Location
Leeds
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 Jul 2024
Closes
16 Jul 2024
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Materials Controller
Up to GBP32,000
Leeds, West Yorkshire

Elevation Recruitment Group are searching for a Materials Controller to join an SME Manufacturing business based in Leeds.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee daily interactions with all suppliers
  • Generate purchase orders for both direct and indirect materials using purchase requisitions, MRP, or other inventory replenishment methods
  • Expedite all purchase orders to ensure timely arrival for production and customer needs
  • Maintain and manage appropriate stock levels to meet production demands and customer deliveries while avoiding overstocking
  • Collaborate closely with suppliers to ensure they meet performance targets for price, quality, and delivery
  • Update and maintain supplier information in the system, including prices, lead times, minimum order quantities, order methods, and contact details
  • Resolve any invoice discrepancies with suppliers related to quantity and price
  • Participate in daily production meetings and provide input as needed
  • Engage in lean and continuous improvement initiatives as required
  • Participate in company stocktakes


Skills Required:

  • Strong understanding of materials management, inventory control, and warehouse operations
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to organise and prioritise tasks to meet targets and objectives
  • Capacity to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment
  • Positive attitude with a proactive approach
  • Logical and analytical thinking


Elevation Recruitment Group s Procurement and Supply Chain division work with a vast range of businesses across Yorkshire and Humberside, Lincolnshire and East Midlands regions. For this role and other similar Procurement and Supply Chain positions, visit (url removed)