MRP Controller

Posted a week ago by Mane Contract Services

Manchester, Greater Manchester
£30,000 - £40,000/annum Great Opportunity

Title: MRP Controller

Location: Manchester

Type: Permanent

Salary: Negotiable

Our Client is a prime contractor for the UK defence Industry, with over a century of engineering excellence and innovation ranging from concept design to full-scale production.

They are looking for a MRP Controller to join their growing team in a really exciting industry!


  • Responsibility for the production of the projects planned according to work breakdown structure, in accordance with time schedule and quality requirements and in the framework of the planned budget.
  • Understand the use of work breakdown structures with respect to materials requirements planning and be capable of performing posting change movements in SAP.
  • Evaluate the material requirements plan (MRP) that generate receipts (order proposals) for customer requirements and the planned independent requirements of the finished products.
  • Understand the materials requirements view in SAP specifically in terms of MRP Group and individual / collective parts.
  • Understand and have the ability to convert and release production orders from SAP.
  • Understand the stock related views associated with SAP and material availability.
  • Using the Company's ERP system manage the release of shopfloor documentation.
  • Liaise with warehouse management with respect to supply of materials to the shopfloor.
  • To perform release of production orders to the shopfloor together with accompanying documentation using the Company's ERP system.
  • To ensure material deliveries are scheduled in line with current material requirements and review with the procurement department.
  • To participate, where required in daily / weekly production meetings and report issues / progress.
  • To use the Company's ERP system to identify potential shortages and expedite with production supervision.
  • To perform system administration in order to maintain system accuracy.
  • Liaise with production supervision to ensure material supplies to work centres are in accordance with the master production schedule and materials requirement plan.


  • Good experience and understanding of SAP
  • Ability to work quickly and accurately with exceptional attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • Current driving license
  • Degree/HND or equivalent in a Logistics or Manufacturing-based discipline
  • Knowledge and practical experience of problem-solving techniques
  • Practical implementation of lean principles within a production control environment

If you are interested in this role as a MRP Controller then please get in contact by phone (phone number removed) or by email (url removed)

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