Role details

Materials Manager

West Midlands   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Michael Page are looking to recruit for a Materials Manager
  • For a blue chip manufacturuing organisation in the West Midlands

About Our Client

My client is blue chip manufacturing organisation in the West Midlands

Job Description

The main responsibilities for the materials manager are:

  • Set and manage annual overheads budget for Materials Department
  • Determine stocking policy and publish inventory forecast and targets
  • Policy and strategy development for materials supply
  • Determination of key objectives arising from strategy and development of master schedule to meet these objectives
  • Management of the Materials Department resources to achieve strategic objectives in conjunction with required routine activities
  • Ensure company safety policy is adhered to in all areas of logistics execution
  • Ensure appropriate processes and systems are implemented to effectively manage the routine materials planning and execution activities
  • Review materials supply status and identify and implement any required corrective actions
  • Manage 3rd party logistics services
  • Effectively control new product introductions and product improvement activities regarding materials supply and logistics execution
  • Ensure agreed inventory targets are achieved
  • Ensure materials availability and service levels are achieved
  • Develop, mentor and coach Supply Chain employees to ensure that they are effective in their roles and can achieve career progression
  • Perform appraisals, counselling and disciplinary actions when necessary.
  • Maintain appropriate suite of KPIs which effectively drive the required behaviour.
  • Instil a culture of continuous improvement in team.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate must be from the following background Aerospace, General Manufacturing or Automotive.

What's on Offer

The role of the Materials Manager is paying between £70,000 - £80,000

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