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Materials Controller

Location: NORWICH, NORFOLK Salary: 25000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Procurement & Supply Chain Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: about 1 month ago Reference: 3080528
We are delighted to be recruting for our client based in Norwich who are looking to recruit a Materials Controller.

The role involves the co-ordination of freight goods between warehouses and plants using third-party hauliers and organising the clearance of goods through customs across Europe. Working in a fast-paced environment, the role requires meticulous organisation, planning and communication skills as well as good time-management and relationship building skills


• In conjunction with the imports team, plan and execute all international customs clearances and internal freight bookings
• Planning of daily, weekly, monthly workload and subsequent financial requirements
• Building relationships/negotiating with contractors, agents, warehouses and internal customers
• Ensuring the cost effectiveness and expediency of freight companies
• Maintain and monitor stock reports through the warehouse
• Status updates and interdepartmental communication to ensure product delivery
• Finding solutions and developing new contracts and systems
• Maintaining SAGE records and stock control



• Highly organised and self-motivated
• Strong mathematical ability and accuracy
• Used to working with tight deadlines within a team
• Knowledge of transport procedures and/or custom clearance an advantage
• Language skills would be beneficial
• Excellent communication skills both on the phone and via email
• Eye for detail and strong solution finding skills
• Ability to work using their own initiative
• Strong skills with all Microsoft office applications
• Knowledge of Sage would be useful
• Drivers licence

Please contact Maryrisa.Chappell with your CV in Word.

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