JOB TITLE: Materials Controller


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Bradford
Job Reference : 11462AH Job Category : Purchasing and Procurement
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 15/04/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £24000 - £27000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Job Title:Materials Controller Excellent opportunity for a switched on Materials Controller to develop their career within a highly-successful, well-regarded company. Location:Bradford Salary:£24k - £27k (dependent upon experience) The Role Bluefire Consulting re recruiting for a Materials Controller to organise and order raw materials for a highly successful, fast-paced manufacturing company based in Bradford.


Job Description

Job Title:Materials Controller
Excellent opportunity for a switched on Materials Controller to develop their career within a highly-successful, well-regarded company.
Location:Bradford
Salary:£24k - £27k (dependent upon experience)

The Role
Bluefire Consulting re recruiting for a Materials Controller to organise and order raw materials for a highly successful, fast-paced manufacturing company based in Bradford. Reporting into the Purchasing Manager main duties of this Materials Controller position will include:
*managing the materials database and ensuring it is constantly kept up to date
*ordering raw materials in cooperation with the company' buying strategies
*generating and expediting purchase orders
*developing relationships with internal production staff and managers
*maintaining excellent working relationships with existing suppliers
*understanding materials control processes and suggesting improvements where necessary
*ad hoc administration duties as required

The Candidate
As a successful Materials Controller applicant you must be able to demonstrate previous materials and stock control experience, especially regarding the managing of stock data through MS Excel. You need to have a good working knowledge of IT, be confident dealing with spreadsheet and equations, with any knowledge above and beyond that considered an advantage.

Owing to the nature of the Materials Controller role you must be a people-person with excellent written and verbal communication skills who enjoys developing internal and external relationships. Forward-thinking and willing to show initiative you will need to demonstrate your negation and persuasion skills on a daily basis.
You must hold a full UK driving licence.

The Opportunity
Our client is a well-established, highly successful, family run company who specialise in providing high quality furniture to retail organisations across the UK. With suppliers located around the world they are looking for a dynamic Materials Controller to assist with the management of those relationships whilst improving efficiency and cost-effectiveness.

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.
Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Reference: 11462AH
Closing date: 13th May 2015


Job Keywords

stock materials supply control manage production buyer buy purchase purchasing procure manufacturing Excel CIPS PO orders Bradford



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Purchasing and Procurement recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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