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Supply Chain Controller

  • Role Type
  • Permanent

  • Location
  • Shoreham-by-Sea

  • Closing Date
  • 31/08/2022

Job Description

The successful candidate will join an existing Supply Chain Team, within an established engine manufacturing business. This new position has been created to enhance the existing team due to an increasingly complex supply chain. The role will combine aspects of both Purchasing and Material Control, including interaction with both the customer and the supply base. This is a high end, niche volume product for one of the world’s leading supercar manufacturers, with parts sourced from a global network of over 90 suppliers.

Roles and Responsibilities include:

Managing a number of suppliers within a Global Supply Chain.

Ordering and expediting engine components
Collaborating with other functions to resolve technical and quality concerns.
Visiting suppliers to carry out Business Reviews in the UK and overseas
Supporting the creation of supplier delivery schedules.
Resolving commercial issues.
Managing the supply of engine components to an external customer base.
Purchase order administration support
Assisting with continuous improvement of the purchasing processes

Candidates Skills & Experience

Essential

Experienced in Supplier management.

Working knowledge of MRP/ERP systems
Advanced Microsoft Office user, particularly Excel.
Effective communication skills.
Available to travel overseas with sufficient notice.
Relevant Purchasing experience.
Problem solving, analytical and listening skills
Full Driving Licence.

Desirable

Previous user of LN Infor ERP system.

Experience in Supplier scheduling.
Ability to read technical drawings.
Experience of purchasing in the Automotive sector
Project Management experience.