Purchasing Controller
Rail
Sydney New South Wales, Australia
$75000 Per Annum Super

My client is a global engineering company and they require a Purchasing Controller to coordinate and expedite the flow of Direct Materials from external suppliers, in accordance with agreed performance targets to satisfy customer demand.

Tasks

  • Place purchase orders as per request from the ERP system and manage order acknowledgement; ensure all purchase orders are clearly defined, entered and updated, in an accurate and timely manner
  • Process Intra-company (cross-plant) Stock Transfer Orders between Australian plants
  • Monitor and expedite materials to ensure delivery on time; make suitable arrangements with approved freight forwarders and transport companies for material deliveries.
  • Interface with suppliers with respect to pricing, availability of materials, delivery time, change requests and quality
  • Optimisation of system master data - ensure accuracy of data in ERP system
  • Maintain a working knowledge and relationship with key internal and external stakeholders including the supply base, sales, engineering, project management, QA, and operations


Experience Required

  • Two to five (2-5) years’ experience in materials purchasing, inventory control and shipping preferred.
  • Experience within the electro-mechanical / electronics / rail industry with a sound track record of meeting company delivery, quality and cost targets.
  • Multi-site purchasing and experience with SAP ERP system is preferred.
  • Tertiary studies, ideally with Purchasing & Supply Certification and/or APICS.

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