Materials Controller

  • Contract
  • UK, Cheshire, Runcorn
  • 41970472

PE Global is currently recruiting a Materials Controller for a 6-month contract role with a leading pharmaceutical client based in Runcorn.


  • Manage outstanding Purchase orders and requisitions in SAP system and progress indirect material receipts
  • Analysis of open order report – track & communicate performance v target
  • Monitor zero stock lines
  • Update planning parameters (Leadtimes, MOQs) and review re-order points by category/supplier
  • Update Purchase orders with supplier confirmations and amend as necessary where variances occur
  • Create new material details in master data system
  • Engage with suppliers and build effective relationships through regular supplier reviews
  • Process invoice queries in Readsoft SAP application
  • Liaise with key stakeholders to manage open order book (suppliers, Logistics)



  • Previous experience in a similar role: materials controller, inventory analyst, etc.
  • Background in pharma, biotech, medical devices is preferred
  • SAP & Microsoft
  • Strong communicator with the ability to negotiate and influence others
  • Problem solving
  • Team player who can act independently

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV

Please click the link below to apply, call Alba on +44 203 966 9800 or alternatively send an up to date CV

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in UK***

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