Material Controller Team Leader

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Manufacturing Sector
LOCATION: Glamorgan, South Wales
SALARY: Excellent Salary + Pension
Kendall Poole Consulting are proud to represent a well-known manufacturing and installation Group in their search for a Materials Controller. This client has a creative approach to developing residential and commercial solutions which has helped move the industry forward providing positive outcomes ultimately for consumers and society. Reporting to the Plant Manager, a permanent vacancy now exists for a Production Planning Professional with supervisory experience. This is an exciting time to join a business which is agile, forward thinking and investing in training and development of their valued employees.
The Role:
* Drive resource planning to ensure that all materials are ordered and effectively managed in order to meet both internal and external requirements
* Develop and implement new Material Planning and Logistic processes and systems
* Control and maintain ERP/MRP System
* Work with suppliers and have cross functionally with Warehouse, Procurement and Logistics to ensure timely delivery of incoming products
* Responsible for purchasing longer lead time products working closely with strategic sourcing when negotiating agreements
* Coordinate deliveries of orders, support and ensure stock accuracy and transactional precision within operations and business systems data
* Assist with investigating raw material variances and actions to correct data
* Monitoring and reporting of slow and obsolete materials
* Forecasting levels of demand for materials and services holding minimum inventory; adjusting as appropriate in reaction to changes in demand (lean methodology / cost & waste reduction measures)
* Act as focal point for the materials replenishment process on site, ensuring balanced inventory requirements with space constraints
* Supporting the improvement of OTD and service levels to drive customer satisfaction and generate value
* Supporting systems development including MRP and PO suggestions reporting safety stock levels, max/min/required stock levels, sub-contracting
* Undertake regular supplier development and vendor rating to drive service improvement and provide a measure for the quality of service provided
* Champion New Product Launch and Material Sign Off (MSO)
The Person:
* An academic achiever, Materials/Logistics Diploma or degree equivalent
* Previous Production Planning, Scheduling, Material Control or Material Management experience within a fast-paced manufacturing environment working to world class standards
* Deep understanding of Inventory Control processes using MRP systems
* Proven supervisory skills within an MP&L function at senior or TL level
* Knowledge of fabrication and glass technology may be advantageous
* An appreciation of working in a Lean environment, knowledge of 5S, Kaizen, Gemba
* Very customer driven with a collaborative working style, team player, able to lead from the front
* Strong verbal/written communication skills
* Problem-solver, numerical, analytical thinker, logical and systematic approach
* Computer literate MS Office - MRP/ERP Systems, Microsoft Packages
To apply for this exciting opportunity, email your CV to Alison Poole at Kendall Poole Consulting Ltd quoting the reference ASP/2503. Suitable candidates will be contacted within 3 weeks