Opportunity for a Supply Chain Coordinator to work closely with the Supply Chain Manager, responsible for managing the supply chain between Customer, Manufacturer and Logistics (Warehouse) at the world’s largest supplier of Product Protection Equipment covering sport, electronic, industrial, defence and the motorcycle industries.
You will be pro-actively planning and implementing supply and logistics, ensuring that the flow of data and materials between Customer and Manufacturer meets customer demands and in the process minimise costs to the Company and maximising customer satisfaction.
Planning of supply and logistics to meet customer schedules.
Ordering of goods from production sites in time to meet customer requirements.
Control of inventory levels at local location and monitoring of consignment stocks.
Control of deliveries to the customer according to customer’s delivery calls.
Development and implementation of efficiency improvements.
Create purchase orders.
Communicate with the customer/factory on any issues.
Authorise appropriate freight routing and method to meet customer’s requirements within set parameters.
Ensure cost effective routing of the goods to meet customer schedules.
Proactively monitor forward supply plans and highlight potential supply shortfalls in sufficient time to take contingency action.
Monitor the transport of the ordered goods and inventory at the warehouse.
Manage inventory levels considering customer’s needs, consignment stocks, factory performance and budget targets.
Where there are problems with delivery - pro-actively develop and implement solution.
Handle customer concerns in relation to the supply, packaging, and quality of parts and escalate in a timely manner if necessary.
Minimum 2 years’ experience within a supply chain logistics role at a manufacturer.
Organised with excellent communication skills.
Proactive and methodical.
Ability to develop relationships across all departments, factories and customers.
Experience with CRM systems, salesforce being preferable.
Due to the anticipated interest in this role, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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