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Material Manager

Salary £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Location Essex
Job Type Permanent Jobs
Job Ref HQ00042000
Published over 1 year ago

Job Description

Category: Supply Chain Jobs/ Material Manager Jobs
Permanent Job
Jobs in Manufacturing

c£45K Per annum

We are looking to work with a leading specialist manufacturer and one of the biggest employers in the UK. This is an exciting opportunity for a materials manager to join this engineering firm to help with a large contract on a permanent basis.

The official title of the role is fleet operations manager, you'll be predominantly based in the London area however you may be required to travel to various offices in the Midlands. As a materials manager you will take responsibility and total management of all the materials and inventory used for the project, ensuring that it is on time and in budget.

You will need to utilise your skills as a manager, looking at risk, opportunities and identify areas to drive down costs and improve margin.


With Material management and Inventory Management at the forefront of this role your tasks will include (but not necessarily limited to)

> Running Material Cost Variance Analysis
> Reporting using TAC models and KPI's
> Develop and Maintain accurate CBOM, driving forecasting, planning and logistics
> Oversea and report on Inventory Management; Setting parameters, Checking compliance and Quality
> Assume responsibility of Facility Management


Confidence; you will need to be able to use your relationship building skills to work with senior internal and external stakeholders

Experience working in service projects dealing with Automotive, Engineering, Rail or Aerospace

Mentoring and Man management experience

Very analytical

Experience with MRP and ERP including SAP

Ideal Candidate

>Some one with exposure to long term service contracts
>Supply chain and purchasing background
>CIPS or MCIPS would be ideal
>Experience with Engineering and Manufacturing industry

What Next?

Call Andy at Macildowie if you are interested, if not then we would appreciate you circling this opportunity around your network as this is a fantastic opportunity for the right person

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