Materials Co-ordinator

Location Portadown, County Armagh
Job Type Temporary
Salary Up to £10.05 per hour + canteen ,car park
Published 3 months ago
Start Date 12/03/2019
Contact Lisa McCord
Job Ref POR0004993_1552387683

Job Description

Materials Coordinators communicate across a variety of functions. Clear written and verbal communication is essential. The ability to organise, plan and prioritise is required. An understanding of the principles of MRP systems. A competent user of Microsoft applications is desirable.

Key Responsibility Areas

  • To provide general administration support for the Purchasing Team
  • Liaising with suppliers
  • Ensuring parts, both purchased and in-house manufactured, are available when required to support the manufacturing plan.
  • Identifying when delays may impact the manufacturing plan and communicating to stakeholders.
  • Expediting of procured and in-house manufactured parts.
  • Controlling return of faulty / damaged parts to supplier.
  • Supporting Goods In Department with any delivery queries.
  • Reporting on supply and demand.
  • Communication across a variety of functions, both written and verbal.
  • Generating weekly KPI's

This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, you will be expected to perform varying tasks as required by your line manager & the overall business objectives of the organisation.

Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge Required

  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to prioritise.
  • Strong analytical and IT Skills
  • Understanding of the fundamentals of MRP.
  • Able to communicate with individuals at all levels of the business and external customers, both written & verbally.
  • Problem solver.
  • Competent user of Microsoft Excel, Word.
  • Experience of working in an analytical role in the manufacturing environment would be desirable
  • GCSE grade A-C in Maths and English.


  • MRP: 1 year (preferred)
  • Bill of Materials: 1 year (preferred)
  • Materials Co-ordinator : 2 years (preferred)

Other Requirements:

  • Willing to work overtime as necessary by needs of production

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