Materials Controller

Location: Cheltenham

Salary: Market related

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 27/03/2021

Materials Controller – Immediate Start


£12-13 per hour


An exciting new opportunity for a materials controller/materials planner has arisen within a leading global company on a 3 month temporary basis. You will play a pivotal part within the supply chain and be responsible for ensuring the right product, at the right time, at the right quantity.


  • Managing the day to day control of materials, ensuring all suppliers are delivering as per agreement
  • Scheduling materials and working closely with the production plan team ensuring optimal inventory levels.
  • Preparing, and scheduling purchase orders to achieve the optimum level of material availability.
  • Identifying and rectifying any deviations from the requirement plan. Reducing or minimising the necessity for rescheduling.
  • Building relationships with suppliers ensuring the best costings for materials. Also ensuring suppliers are delivering on time in full
  • Expediting all open orders to ensure an on time delivery

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Previous material controller/material planning/supply chain planning experience
  • Ideally have previous experience with SAP
  • Be highly confident in excel
  • Excellent communication skills, comfortable liaising with stakeholders
  • Ability to prioritise and manage own workload and use own initiative for tasks
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced environment

If this role sounds of interest to you, apply today to Sadie @ RE Recruitment today

RE acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

RE Recruitment would like to thank you for applying for the above role. We do try to come back to all applications however if you haven’t heard from a consultant within 5 working days, this unfortunately means that you have been unsuccessful




SalaryMarket related
Job ReferenceSKMC
Contract TypePermanent
Closing Date27/03/2021
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted20/03/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Sadie Kent



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