Inventory Controller

Job Type:
Job Sector:
East Midlands
Salary Description:
£16 - £25/hour
Job Ref:

Inventory Controllers based Derby to start asap, 6 month plus contract, Rate: up to £25 per hour (LTD).

Working with one of the region’s largest employers who are now embarking on the busiest and most successful periods in their long history. You will help deliver some of the most technically advanced vehicles of their type, all designed developed and manufactured in Derby.

The Role
• This role will be responsible for the management of a portfolio of suppliers to ensure material is delivered 100% on time with zero defects in line with SAP MRP generated schedules.
• Working as an integral part of a supplier focused Commodity Team comprising of members from the Procurement and Supplier Quality Team, the role is responsible for supporting planned Production outputs.
• This includes the management and progressing of non-conforming material back into the supply chain to be repaired and returned in line with delivery requirements. Management of material inventory levels to support Production requirements whilst maintained at an agreed value.
• The role will cover the management of the supply chain during the start-up, realisation and completion phases of a Project.
• Management of on time deliveries in line with scheduled & purchase order requirements issued via a web based order management portal .
• Regular contact with the Supplier to review and confirm delivery requirements.
• Monthly delivery and outstanding reject reconciliation.
• Provide and update information and KPI management on key performance issue (ex: Backorders, on time delivery - OTD, Material Coverage, Outstanding reject orders).
• Ensure on time delivery (OTD) promise dates are always available to cover a 5 week rolling period (Material Coverage Reporting)
• Support Supplier Reviews process by being fully prepared with responses to previous agreed actions.
• Supplier visits to review proactive capacity planning and future delivery requirements.
• 100 % maintained SAP – MRP system to ensure data and delivery schedules are accurate.
• Review and attend KPI meetings with the Inventory Manager to review statistics and actions.

The Candidate
• Eligibility to work in the UK, no sponsorship will be provided
• Similar or relevant role working in a supply chain, manufacturing environment.
• Good understanding of Supplier Management and knowledge of material flow strategies (JIT – just in time, Kanban, (VMI - Vendor Managed Inventories)
• Working knowledge of MRP Systems and SAP
• MS Office Suite literate
• Ability to work under pressure in a fast paced supply chain, manufacturing environment.
• The ability to successfully build strong relationships and effectively communicate across all levels of the Organisation.
• Ability to apply an analytical approach to problem solving.
• A keen interest in developing professionally in a supply chain environment.

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Contact: Kris Clare

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