Supply Chain Coordinator

Our client is an innovative financially strong, independent business specialising in the manufacture of packaging, party and catering products supplied to the retail and foodservice market.

Following an exciting drive in new eco friendly products made from sustainable materials,the company is now looking to create a new position for a Supply Chain Coordinator.

Benefits include auto enrolment pension, free parking and development opportunities.

The main purpose of this role is to maintain the company’s excellent level of service to customers by analysing data and forecasting demand.

Acting as the co-ordinator with the 3pl provider and supporting the procurement and purchasing team.

This is an opportunity to develop skills overtime in a busy fast paced department.          

Other duties include:

  • Working closely with 3pl provider to ensure all orders go out complete and on time

  • Ensuring all special customer requirements are met

  • Managing goods in and ensure they are delivered to the 3pl and booked in promptly

  • Carrying out stock reconciliation's

  • Reviewing product forecasts and liaise between sales and purchasing accordingly

  • Booking in stock into the ERP system

  • Supporting the supply and purchasing team

  • Liaising daily with sales, purchasing and the 3pl

  • Assisting with ERP development relating to sales, purchasing and stock

This role would suit someone who has previous supply chain knowledge/experience and is seeking an opportunity to develop their career within this area.

The successful candidate will also be expected to travel regularly to the 3pl (we envisage twice a month and as part of their induction) dependant on the demands of the business.

Skills required:

  • Educated to a degree level or equivalent

  • Appropriate experience within a similar role

  • Highly numerate and accurate.

  • Excellent IT skills including Excel Knowledge to carry out forecasting

  • Good communication skills in fast paced department

  • Problem solver who enjoys coming up with solutions

  • Proven track record in providing good customer service

  • Strong and proactive communicator with the ability to adapt styles and build rapport

  • Self-motivated with an adaptable and flexible approach

  • Good team player with a can-do attitude

  • Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail and able to meet deadlines

If you have the right skills and experience and would like to join our great team to help us provide our outstanding customer service, we would like to hear from you.


Due to large volume of applications we cannot always contact all applicants.

If you do not hear from us within 10 days, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £20k - 30k per year
  • Location: Sutton
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Purchasing
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
  • Contact: Hiring People
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  • Reference: E020921
  • Posted: 2021-09-07 11:28:50 -

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