Apprentice Materials Co-ordinator

Haydock Park Road, Derby, DE24 8HT
£13,190.00 - £17,600.00 annually
11 Apr 2019
01 Jul 2019
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
Responsible for the day to day materials co-ordination of Yellow Rail's materials activities, in accordance with the company'smanagement system and industry standards.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
  • To co-ordinate materials for Yellow Rail's project and operational activities in accordance with customer requirements and Yellow Rail procedures
  • Act as the primary day to day interface contact for suppliers
  • Coordinate, purchase, inspect and expedite flow of materials, according to project and production plan requirements
  • Identify and select suitable suppliers in accordance with company procedures
  • Conduct supplier approval and audits in accordance with Yellow Rail's supplier management processes
  • Manage company stock levels in accordance with the project and production plans, usage requirements and lead times
  • Manage material safety and quality in accordance with the company's QHS&E policy
  • Provide daily/weekly/monthly reports in accordance with the company's reporting procedures
  • Liaise closely with Engineering to ensure materials are management and controlled in accordance with Yellow Rail engineering practices
  • Provide feedback to the Operations team to ensure continuous improvement of materials activities
  • Manage materials in accordance with company's materials management processes

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication
  • Confident computer user as well as keyboard skills and excel
  • Team working
  • Organised
  • Adaptable to change throughout the day
  • A practical understanding of business process and an office environment

Personal qualities

  • Friendly
  • Willing to learn new things
  • Determined and driven to succeed
  • Attention to detail - strives for quality in all that you do
  • Flexible
  • Able to communicate atall levels

Desired qualifications

  • A minimum of grade 5+ at GCSE (or equivalent) in English, maths and 3other subjects
  • A Level's or a Level 3 qualification

  • Level 3Business and Administration apprenticeship

Future prospects

With the support of your mentor, you will receive in-depth, on the job training on which to build a career, with the potential to progress onto further trainingprogrammes.

Things to consider

Yellow Rail are currently considering moving to larger premises which could be in Spondon so you need to take this into consideration before applying for the role.

There is free on-site parking at both sites for staff.

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