Raw Materials Manager

K.A.G. Recruitment are looking to recruit a Raw Materials Contract Manager to join our client, a progressive and inclusive leader in Feed Manufacturing based in Hereford. This is a fantastic opportunity to be a part of a developing team within the Agricultural sector.

Role: Raw Materials Manager
Location: Hereford
Package: £28,000 – £33,000 + 31 days holiday, 6% pension, Life Assurance, Various lifestyle benefits
Hours of work: 08:00 – 16:30 – Monday – Friday
Contract: Maternity Fixed Term Contract – 12 Months

Purpose of the role:
You’ll play a pivotal role in overseeing the journey of raw materials from procurement to utilisation, ensuring the smooth flow of raw materials to meet the demands of our feed mill.

Effectively manage raw material contracts to ensure optimal procurement terms.
Supervise and guide the Raw Materials Administrator.
Oversee the intake of raw materials, including fuel, and ensure timely availability for production.
Handle raw material claims and quality control data efficiently.
Identify opportunities for backhauling to optimise logistics.
Ensure accurate reconciliation of raw materials and finished feed to minimise variation or loss.
Manage feed mill administration tasks, including ticket checking orders and resolving receipting queries.
Coordinate the QC sampling process for raw materials.
Produce monthly reports for accounts and key performance indicators (KPIs).

About you:
Proven experience in purchasing or supply chain
Intermediate IT skills, particularly in Excel, along with DSL/computer knowledge.
Strong organisational abilities, including time management and prioritisation.
Numerate and analytical with meticulous attention to detail.
Effective written and verbal communication skills are a must.

Why Join?
As a Raw Materials Manager, you will enjoy a secure, supportive, and progressive working environment, where your contribution and achievements will be recognised and rewarded.

If you’re ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today!


Klaudia Lewandowska

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