Materials Co-ordinator

Holland and Barrett International Limited
10 Aug 2017
22 Aug 2017
Hair & Beauty
Job Type
Contract Type

To place orders and ensure timely deliveries for all raw materials and packaging to support the production process at Burton

Entry level role, opportunity to work in a head office environment and gain exposure to planning, purchasing and manufacturing

• The placing of purchase orders to ensure timely deliveries of raw materials and componentry to meet an agreed production plan at our factory.
• Manage raw material and componentry stock holdings to meet agreed targets.
• Assist with material formulation changes and design updates
• Co-ordinate deliveries from suppliers, liaising with the warehouse co-ordinator, factory schedulers and Buyers to provide accurate delivery dates.
• Pro-active management of any issues arising.
• Supporting the Buyer and Production Planner in their day to day activities.
• Daily communication with Suppliers and other internal departments .
• Managing information reporting.

The Individual

  • Excellent communication skills both verbally and written
  • Good computer skills - particularly Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to work on their own initiative and also as part of a team
  • Ability to build relationships both with suppliers and internal teams
  • Excellent Organisational Skills
  • Logical approach
  • Suit talented administrator looking for next step up or Graduate with an interest in FMCG looking to work in a head office environment.

Holland & Barrett is one of the nation's most loved and trusted brands, known for offering quality health food, vitamins and supplements all sold by highly trained and qualified advisers.

Our business doesn't stop in the UK -Holland & Barrett International operates throughout Europe and has numerous Franchises globally all flying the Holland and Barrett flag. Together we form Europe's largest and leading health food chain operating in over 1000 stores.

Bucking the current trend of high street retailers, we forecast significant growth and expansion plans in the coming years, with considerable investment going into all areas of the business. We certainly embrace change and drive speed in everything we do. Every day presents a different challenge, but every day is also filled with fun, teamwork and passion to succeed and surpass every expectation.

Join us and see how far you can go???