Materials Manager

Benefits Package
04 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Responsible for leading a team of Material Planners/Buyers and stores people to ensure the efficient and cost effective acquisition of materials and parts. The materials Manager will direct the team to achieve full materials arability in accordance with the build plan/delivery schedule. Role Includes: · Prepare and authorise purchase requisitions in accordance with standard operating procedures · Manage late supplier delivery · Ensure performance against key KPI's which include cost, quality and delivery · Develop and implement cost and inventory minimising strategies · Identify risks with suppliers and support the senior team to develop risk mitigations. · Monitor departmental expenditures, stock variance and damaged goods · Evaluate staffing levels and recruit quality individuals as required. Personal specification · Able to build long lasting relationships · Excellent leadership qualities · A proven track record in a manufacturing environment · Experience in the aerospace industry · Understanding of ERP systems In return, my client will offer a competitive salary and benefits package, with potential future progression. This job was originally posted as