Senior Plant SCM Controller

Undisclosed Company
Tyne and Wear, Washington
£38000 - £41000 per annum
25 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Manpower UK
Job Type
An opportunity has arisen for a Senior Plant SCM Controller. You will be responsible for effectively leading the Supply Chain function to delivery functional targets. Particular emphasis will be placed on supply chain management activities including, Parts Control, 3rd party warehouse and transport and exporting.

The person who is recruited for this role will therefore need to be a proactive thinker and have the ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines. You must possess excellent management, communication and organisational skills to ensure on-going success.

In order to effectively carry out the role you must be flexible and able to travel to meet the operating needs of the business.

Primary Responsibilities
The post holder will be able to:

Effectively plan resources to ensure functional performance is maintained
Manage the delivery of functional objectives and targets
Maintain inventory levels in accordance with global targets
Ensure delivery of products and services in accordance with customer requirements
Coordinate closure of Customer delivery concerns (SAIS)
Coordinate new project introductions
Ensure that the business system is established, implemented and maintained in accordance with international standards and customer specific requirements
Manage the performance of people effectively, in accordance with policies and procedures
Organise the recruitment and training of staff, as well as monitoring staff performance and progress
Ensure that information is provided accurately and on time to internal departments, external suppliers and customers when required
Create, monitor and control functional budgets and ensure cost effectiveness
Ensure accurate functional financial forecasts on a monthly basis
Ensure that all processes are managed to a safe standard
Ensure department ZIP audit plan is achieved
Lead improvement activities, VSM, IDS, QC Story, etc

The ideal candidate will also have:

Experience of working within a similar role within the Automotive industry or high volume warehouse / manufacturing industry
Working knowledge or project planning systems (CIPPS / ANPQP) and MRPII / ERP systems
Excellent planning, organisational and Communication skills to meeting Customer and business needs
Computer Literate in Microsoft Offoce
Adhere to systems and procedures
Adhere to Health, Safety and Environmental business systems
Adhere to world class housekeeping standards

It would be advantageous but not essential if candidates are educated to a Degree level or equivalent experience.

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