Materials Controller

Elevation Recruitment Group
10 Jul 2024
16 Jul 2024
Contract Type
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)