Adecco Sunderland has an exciting opportunity to join a well-established company as a Supply Chain Specialist on a permanent basis based in Sunderland.
My client offers a competitive salary of £26,000 and is full time, 37.5 hours per week.
Place, follow-up and monitor orders on internal and external suppliers. Work with suppliers to obtain delivery dates, improve due dates and minimise back orders
Duties & Responsibilities:
Performance will be measured based on expediting effectiveness, supplier on-time delivery performance, inventory value and inventory turn, back orders and master data integrity.
Behaviours & Attitude:
Courage to drive through change in a professional manner
Hands on approach
Passion to "make a difference"
Excellent customer focus
Ability to network and form relationships at all levels
Skills & Knowledge:
Supply chain knowledge
Inventory control & management
Distribution knowledge (outbound & internal)
Continuous knowledge & mindset
Supplier relationship management
Proficient in Microsoft Word,
Outlook and Excel
Knowledge of MRP/inventory planning systems
Ability to problem solve
Good understanding of Continuous Improvement techniques
Good oral and written communication skills
Project Management skills
Ability to multitask
This role is mainly office based with a requirement for occasional travel.
Education & Experience:
A degree in an applicable field is desirable but not essential
MCIPS is desirable
Minimum of 2 years practical experience as a Planner/Buyer/Expeditor
Adecco are an equal opportunities employer
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Posted 2 weeks ago
Up to £26000.00 per annum