Procurement Coordinator - Merthyr Tydfil

Recruiter
Triumph Furniture Ltd
Location
Bridgend (Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr)
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Procurement Coordinator Merthyr Tydfil Triumph is one of the UK’s leading furniture manufacturers. Nearly 70 years of experience combined with an unstoppable drive for innovation, ensures Triumph continues to win high profile contracts and awards. From family run headquarters in South Wales, our design team’s focus on style and quality translates into highly effective work and breakout solutions for our customers. Job Purpose: Ensure purchase orders are delivered on time and in full. Liaise with suppliers to ensure products are shipped in line with factory requirements. Generate purchase orders using established tools (Symphony, purchasing report, manual requests). Improve supplier performance including pricing, quality and OTD. Support procurement department with core information accuracy (pricing, vendor info). Manage and improve department KPI’s. Ensure prices are competitive and cost savings achieved and recorded. Key accountabilities and responsibilities: * Review and improve supplier due date performance. * Purchase and control of commodity items. * Escalate poor supplier performance, and non/late delivery of orders to the team. * Review outstanding purchase orders and ensure deliveries are made in line with requirements. * Support quotation and purchasing team where necessary in product sourcing. * Assist with inventory reduction programme. * Place purchase orders using established tools. * Support Triumph Sales Machine with customer order queries. * Heighten focus on cost savings and record savings. * Report supplier due date performance to the team. Essential skill and Experience: * Self-motivated and determined. * High levels of accuracy. * Strong attention to detail. * Very strong numeracy skills. * Ability to analyse data effectively. * Strong negotiation skills. * Demonstrate ability to learn quickly. * Team player. * PC literate. * Thorough and well organized. * Confident, clear and concise communicator * Enthusiastic. Desirable: * Previous experience of purchasing/factory environment. * Member of MCIPS or working towards. If you are interested in this position please click the ‘Apply Now’ button below and send us your full CV and covering letter