Buying Logistics Assistant

CPA Recruitment
Atherstone, Warwickshire
23 Aug 2019
19 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
A brilliant opportunity has become available to join one of the world's leading retailers as a Buying Logistics Assistant, with a view to developing and training into a key member of the transport department.

Job Role

You will help your colleagues on the daily control of supply chain working within an extremely busy logistics division and with a plethora of suppliers.


* Working with multiple departments to manage and control the inbound supply chain to deliver the agreed timeframes and KPIs of suppliers

* Collaborative working with suppliers to improve their supply chain efficiencies including; planning of both production and distribution

* Manage the KPI adherence of suppliers

* Create and report accurate sales forecast data ensuring delivery to the supply base

* Ensure supplier availability throughout the year with core focus on Christmas and other seasonal events

* Work with both Internal and external stakeholders

* Support the delivery of the department strategy across the business

* Assist Buying by monitoring supplier performance through inbound stock management and reporting

Personal Profile

* Strong written and verbal communication skills along with the ability to build effective relationships with colleagues at all levels of the business

* Ability to analyse and understand data accurately

* Advanced standard of IT including Word, PowerPoint and Excel

* Positive contribution to the Future Logistics Network Team

* Ability to manage a varied workload, conflicting deadlines and numerous projects simultaneously

* Highly organised with the ability to manage priorities

* Resilient and flexible with demanding workload

Ref Code: CV38692

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