Material Controller

Location
South Wales
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
23 May 2017
Closes
20 Jun 2017
Ref
1143064
Contact
William James
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Permanent
Material Controller
Permanent
South Wales
SC Cleared

A great opportunity for a Material Controller to join a unique team reporting functionally to the Production Planning Manager and programmatically to the Senior Programme Manager Uplift/Retrofit, this position will provide support and documentation to ensure timely, cost-effective management of materials leading to just in time delivery and inventory accuracy at all times.

Responsibilities
*Generating sales orders & work orders via Oracle in response to MRP suggestions for material supply and activity needed to execute the uplift and retro fit programme
*Developing and maintaining processes for the effective distribution of materials in order to best support the uplift and retrofit plan
*Lead daily uplift retrofit production review meeting - reporting out main issues
*Work closely with the supply team to have an awareness of availability of inventory and to ensure timely component supply to the warehouse
*Responsible for all uplift / retrofit materials from the arrival/receipt from the supplier until final sell-off to the MOD
*Generate and deliver problem reports relating materials and to the risk of supply

Essential
*Experience of operating Oracle ERP system
*Knowledge of MRP, Bills of Material, Work Orders and Sales Order Management as within an ERP System
*Practical knowledge of material planning and logistics management
*High level of competence with Microsoft Excel and analytical tools
*A good understanding of Configuration Control

Desirable
*Experience of working in a MoD / UK Defence environment
*Experience of working in the Customer Support / In-Service environment
*Qualified / working towards CPIM
*Awareness of ITAR restrictions and Export Controls