Materials Manager (12 Week FTC)

  • £35000 - £40000 per annum
  • Kingswinford
  • Posted: 25/03/2021
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 025420175

Job Details

Materials Manager opportunity, 12 Week FTC available for a leading manufacturing business based in the West Midlands.
So if you have strong materials plannning and expediting skills, have experience managing an international supply chain and like to get
hands on in a fast moving manufacturing environment keep reading......

Materials Manager (12 Week FTC) to £40,000 pro-rata

The Materials Manager will be a key member of the Supply Chain Team and will have a good grounding in manufacturing and engineering, ideally within an assembly led environment. Materials Planning experience and expediting skills are key. The Materials Planning Manager will ensure that stock and inventory records are accurate, manage  international supplier relationships and expetite suppliers as required. Importantly the Materials Manager will be capable of providing accurate reporting, so will have a good level of Excel literacy (Pivot Tables/V Look Up)

The Materials Manager will be responsible for analysis, planning, scheduling and receiving supplies of both production material/ components for UK assembly and finished (factored) goods for customer supply but also indirect procurement activities too. The  role will also deputise for Supply Chain Manager when required.

Key Experience Required:

  • Materials Planning
  • Expediting
  • Forecasting 
  • Good commercial awareness:
  •  Understanding of manufacturing, a variety of materials and production processes
  •  Good knowledge of assembly environments
  •  Oversees sourcing experience
  •  Success in cost-down initiatives
  • Good documentation control & system procedures

If you are available immediately, have a strong materials planner background, enjoy a fast moving manufacturing environment why not add an
excellent assignment to your CV.


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