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Supply Chain Coordinator

Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
£26,000 to £32,000
Job Type
9 Sep 2022

Job Title: Supply Chain Coordinator

Location: Leighton Buzzard

Salary: £26,000 - £32,000 (depending on experience)

Summary of Position:

Our client a hygiene product specialist in Leighton Buzzard is looking for a Supply Chain Coordinator to join their team. The Supply Chain Coordinator will be expected to be involved with all areas of the supply chain to ensure smooth supply and delivery of all products.

The responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Sourcing new products
  • Finding, building relationships, and negotiating with new and existing suppliers
  • Managing the supply and product set-up process
  • Analysing the product mix and suggesting new ideas
  • Reporting on spend and trends
  • Ensuring product cost targets are achieved and inventory levels are managed to support customer requirements, whilst preventing the accumulation of excess stock
  • Ensuring all orders placed are with 100% cost price accuracy
  • Optimising storage through proficient ordering
  • Maintaining the supplier database
  • Analysing processes to find improvements
  • Supporting implementation of new procedures and processes
  • Resolving supplier and customer queries

Skills, Experience & Key Candidate Attributes:

  • Excellent IT Skills
  • Ability to find alternative and new suppliers and contacts
  • Any knowledge of relevant suppliers would be beneficial
  • A drive for time-bound completion of tasks and the ability to prioritise workload
  • Great persuasive and negotiation skills
  • Good financial awareness
  • Adaptable, organised, and analytical
  • Demonstrates a high level of attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to approach challenges logically and deliver outcomes
  • Ability to quickly build rapport and effectively maintain long-term relationships

So, if this sounds like you and you want to make a real difference to a growing company, then apply now.

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  • Job Reference: 708008675-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2022
  • Recruiter: CMR Recruitment
    CMR Recruitment
  • Location: Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £26,000 to £32,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent