Material Controller Central Operations

Location: Millbrook, Bedfordshire
Shift Pattern: Earlies, Days, Lates
Job Reference: CO SMC 1

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Material Controller to join the Central Operations team, reporting to the Material Control Supervisor. The successful candidate will be responsible for checking and verifying deliveries of materials in and out of the stores, inspecting for loss or damage of deliveries, booking in deliveries and informing recipients, and maintaining the stores in a clean and safe condition.

Role Responsibilities

  • Enter into the computerised system all materials received and despatched
  • Pack material for despatch
  • Administer receipt of tools and tool calibration
  • Conduct physical and computerised stock checks including quarterly and annual inventories
  • Interface with internal and external customers and suppliers
  • Ordering and following up of incoming transactions
  • Delivery and collection of company materials
  • Despatch items using shipping agents such as DHL, FEDEX, etc.
  • Liaise with customs regarding imports to the UK
  • Arrange for the delivery and collection of vehicles in Europe, and worldwide
  • Act in accordance with the behaviours for Millbrook staff at all times



  • Current full UK driving license
  • Current fork/reach truck licence would be advantageous


  • Experience in material handling
  • Ability to work in a busy environment
  • Awareness of health and safety procedures and practices


  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Basic level of computer literacy
  • Numeracy, literacy and organisational skills

Personal Behaviours

  • Good time management
  • Good housekeeping skills
  • Flexible and available for overtime if required including weekends
  • Self-driven and reliable


  • SC clearance or ability to achieve this (UK national with residency in the UK for the last 5 years)
  • Willing to undergo a Criminal Disclosure check


  • Other information:


    Working Environment:                         Office/Workshop


    Travel Required:                                   Travel as required within the UK and mainland Europe


To apply please email your CV and salary expectations to

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