Materials Controller

Job Description & Person Specification

Job Title: Materials Controller Dept: Supply Chain
Reports to: Procurement Manager

Role Overview

Coordinating the movement of materials throughout Production, ensuring the timely & accurate allocation of materials.

Duties & Key Responsibilities:

o Work as part of the Supply Chain Team to support the overall achievement of business goals.
o Receipts all goods in activity
o Ensure stock adjustments are entered timely and accurately
o Responsible for the issue of all stock items
o Print & issue picking lists
o Identify & rectify any inaccuracies in the BOM data
o Monthly reconciliation of stock count in SAP
o Become a business SAP champion and drive SAP efficiciencies throughout the supply chain and production
o Produce monthly stock & supplier performance reports from SAP as requested
o Close off production WIP to facilitate invoicing of finished goods
o Lead the training of Store Operatives in SAP activities to support multiskilled discliplines within the Supply Chain
o Work collaboratively with the Demand Planner
o Support Stores during busy periods and/or periods of absence

Duties and key responsibilities: Health, Safety & Environment

1. To support the Company in the establishment, implementation and maintenance of an effective company health, safety and environmental policy and that all employees, suppliers and contractors are made aware of their individual responsibility with regards to these policies.
2. Support the Company in ensuring the company’s responsibilities as employers under the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 and any relevant Acts of Parliament and Statutory Instruments are met.
3. Understand and fulfil all responsibilities with regard to the health and safety of fellow employees, suppliers, contractors, visitors and members of the public.

Qualifications and Skills

o The ability to engage and communicate with all levels
o Self-motivated with the ability to work on own initiative aswell as part of the wider team
o Methodical/logical approach
o Previous knowledge of SAP
o The ability to operate within a fast paced, ever changing environment

If you are interested in this role please apply now or call Carl @ GPW Recruitment on 01744 454 300 or email