Purchasing and Logistics Co-ordinator

JPS Supply Chain Recruitment
Up to £24,000 per annum
27 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Are you a recent graduate looking to start your career in supply chain and procurement with a bang? Are you a self-starter and committed to making a difference within leading organisation, which welcomes dynamic and open minded individuals and offers long term career opportunities? If so, we have a really special opportunity with our blue chip client based in the Midlands. Our client is a leading manufacturing company who supply companies on a global basis. They are looking for a graduate Purchasing and Logistics Co-ordinator to work within their fast paced and dynamic team. Reporting to the Logistics Co-ordinator you will undertake vendor facing, system and reporting activities contributing to the departments overall objectives. You will support the Company’s logistics and purchasing activity by: · Co-ordinating the sourcing and optimisation of spend for categories including building services, maintenance, marketing, HR, trade, packaging (£3M p/a) · Having responsibility for PO creation, price accuracy and material master data for the above categories · Analysing and reporting on spend, making proposals to the UK Buyer and Site management · Maintaining site procedures and group standards, ensuring compliance with such activities as ISO 90001 and Stafford site control of contractors. · Co-ordinating transport schedules and bookings for Warehouse inbound and outbound deliveries · Co-ordinating transport support activities including complaints, invoice queries, volume/ cost analysis and liaison with 3 rd party payment provider · Maintaining and reporting on key Logistic activities – DC activity, Transport dashboard, DC volumetric and cost to serve · Analysing and reporting of vendor performance and vendor evaluation. · Support the sites objectives in WCM continuous improvement and I300 purchasing saving programs. Are you detail orientated, have the ability to work independently and are motivated by challenging deadlines? If you have a degree in a business/technical specialism and are seeking a role in supply chain within manufacturing, w e would love to hear from you. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66722403