Purchasing & Supply Planner

GBP23000 - GBP25000 per annum +
13 Sep 2017
13 Oct 2017
Joanna McCarthy
Specialist Area
Supply chain
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

New purchasing & supply chain role

Your new company
Is a highly successful and recognised global company supplying quality products to a wide range of industries

Your new role

Yo will assist in the development and growth of the company through ensuring that products are ordered in an efficient and effective manner within a defined time-frame.

  • Order products within pre-agreed product ranges from group approved suppliers in line with delivery times and past sales information
  • Ensure that high banding products are always available for sale and hold adequate stock depth to support the increasing business growth plans
  • To purchase products against orders within pre-agreed product ranges from group approved suppliers in line with delivery times and past sales information
  • Manage the purchase order book to ensure it meets demand including expediting and rescheduling where appropriate to meet the needs of both internal and external customers
  • Manage exceptions to the Supply Plan including, but not limited to, zero/low stock and customer order shortages through expediting

What you'll need to succeed

  • Ability to demonstrate customer-oriented thinking
  • Good challenging and influencing skills
  • Expereince within either purchasing or supply chain
  • Ability to effectively build and manage the supplier relationship to deliver results
  • Proficient in MS Office packages

What you'll get in return

The chance to join not only a great company but also a great team, where people and individuality really matter. You'll get a competitive salary plus you'll have the chance to really make this job your own to influence change and help drive and integrate the people agenda within your area.

What you need to do now
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