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Supply Chain and Export Executive (Maternity Cover)

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  • Ref: DT 348

This is an important and varied Supply Chain role, where you will be responsible aspects of and working alongside Production, Purchasing and Distribution. This position is an initial 12-month maternity cover contract.

Supply Chain and Export Executive (Maternity Cover) responsibilities include...

Main responsibilities include:

Production

  • Generate sales forecasts and develop production plans accordingly to ensure appropriate stock cover
  • Fully investigate any product complaints

·         Manage bills of materials and process production orders on SAP

Purchasing

  • Manage relationships with suppliers

·         Negotiate with new suppliers

·         Order all materials required for production and ensure they are received on time and in full

Distribution

  • Work closely with our warehousing and haulage partners to ensure stock is received in full from production and to maintain accurate stock reports
  • Manage all export orders, managing our relationships with freight forwarders, arranging logistics and generating any export documentation required for the country of delivery.

·         Conduct physical stock takes periodically with SAP, investigating any discrepancies

Supply Chain and Export Executive (Maternity Cover) requirements include...

Required skills and experience:

Relevant experience in supply chain management and stock control

Qualifications in the following subjects would be desirable: Procurement & Supply Chain/Business/Mathematics/Food Technology

Self-motivated and keen to learn with excellent organisational skills

Numerate and IT literate, with excellent proficiency in Microsoft Excel

Demonstrable strong analytical approach

Commercially aware and sales-focussed with good people skills.

Experience of SAP Business One or other ERP systems

For more information on this fantastic opportunity and for further details on how to apply please contact Dan at Cathedral Appointments.

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