Sourcing Specialist (MRP Controller)

24000.00 - 28000.00 GBP Annual
21 Jun 2019
13 Jul 2019
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time

When you're part of Thermo Fisher Scientific you'll do challenging work and be part of a team that values performance, quality and innovation. As part of a successful, growing global organization you will be encouraged to perform at your best. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission - enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Sourcing Specialist (MRP Controller)

We are recruiting for a Sourcing Specialist at the Cramlington site to provide sourcing and procurement support, ensuring materials are sourced in a cost-effective and timely manner.

Part of the BioProduction (BPD) Division, the team in Cramlington produce our range of Single-Use Technologies Part (SUT) which are typically used by biopharma companies around the world for drug development. We produce more than 2,000 products for our growing customer base and have been producing these products at Cramlington since 1997.

The role:

  • Plan, schedule and monitor movement of materials through MRP system
  • Place orders based on MRP schedule
  • Inventory management
  • Manage and expedite orders
  • Master Data Management
  • Supplier performance measurement and reporting
  • Act as primary interface with suppliers
  • Supplier scheduling
  • Specification assessment and approval
  • Spend analysis

The person:

  • CIPS qualified / qualification incorporating Supply Chain Management
  • Materials control experience
  • Purchasing and procurement experience
  • Understanding / experience of working in a highly regulated environment
  • Import / export / logistics experience with international suppliers
  • Experience using ERP system (Oracle or similar)

Salary ??24k - ??28k, depending on experience
37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday