Materials Controller

Closing Date: 25th July 2019
Reports To: Assistant Supply Chain and Planning Manager
Position Summary:

About the role:

You’ll be responsible for assisting the Materials Team Leader using the planning systems in order to deliver product to promise and optimise component inventory levels consistent with delivering to plan. You’ll provide forward visibility for the Material Procurement Team and Production Team so that they can plan execute material supply and plan capacity to ensure Production is consistently supported with a build plan consistent with the material supply plan.

You will:

  • Placing orders to ERP suggestions – PR to PO conversion
  • Proactive expediting against forward PO orderbook
  • Reactive expediting to customer & production shortages
  • Execution of PO placing in line with system parameters
  • Assist the team with feedback on material availability
  • Assist in the introduction of new parts through Engineering Change
  • Liaise with Quality and Engineering Departments with regard to non-conforming material and engineering issues raised by suppliers

About you:

You will have strong experience in a Purchasing or Production Planning role within a manufacturing facility. Have good knowledge of ERP systems and inventory management skills. You’ll have a good understanding of best practice purchasing and planning systems and processes and some background in purchasing assemblies from overseas suppliers. As the ideal candidate you will have excellent IT skills with the ability to implement solutions that use IT to improve efficiency and be able to support new system introduction.

In return we will provided a great working environment, competitive salary, excellent bonus structure, share schemes, 25 days holiday with option to buy or sell up to 5 additional, private healthcare, subsidised canteen and free onsite parking.

About Us:

Rotork is a FTSE 250 British engineering company, the market leading valve actuator manufacturer and flow control company, operating in any market where the flow of liquids, gases or powders needs to be controlled. Our customers rely on us for innovative, high quality engineered products and services, many of which are used in mission-critical applications.

We are embarking on a period of exciting change to significantly grow our business and consolidate our world-wide market leadership position.

For the full job specification, please see the attached document below. 

Location: Bath, UK
Division: Rotork Controls
Rotork Office: UK - Bath - Rotork Controls Limited
Job Type: Full Time
Area Of Interest: Purchasing
Contact: Yoshi Danily
Contact Email:

Please send fully up to date CV and full letter of application, stating how your skills and experience match the job requirements.

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