Materials Controller

  • Location

    Southampton, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Materials Management

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  • Salary:

    Up to £25000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lisa Pascoe

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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An opportunity for a Materials Controller to join an exciting Engineering company based in Hampshire with a salary of up to £25,000. This position will be assisting with the location of stock and inventory in worldwide locations.

Candidates will be required to have previous experience in a busy fast paced Engineering company.

Role Responsibilities of the Materials Controller include;

  • Managing incoming stock
  • Performing regular stock reviews, cycle counts and checks
  • Monitoring slow moving/expired stock
  • Supplier forecasts
  • Liaising with suppliers for on time delivery
  • Placing orders for stock and back to back orders
  • Monitoring Purchase Orders/liaising with Sales order processors for on time delivery feedback
  • Monthly stock reconciliation with external warehouses
  • Assisting with the location of stock into locations accurately
  • Liaising with Workshop for repair work/work orders
  • Recording monthly scrap
  • Re-packaging stock as required maintaining a high standard
  • Working to the requirements of ISO9001-2015


Person Specification Materials Controller include;

  • Excellent knowledge of warehouse disciplines and housekeeping
  • Problem solving ability, including use of own initiative and common sense
  • Ability to multi-task and achieve tight deadlines ensuring adherence to export control regulations where relevant
  • Proficient in the use of Office
  • A counter balance / reach forklift License would be required


This role will be suited to you if you have held a role within or as a Stock Controller, Warehouse Manager, or Materials Manager