Production Executive

Adecco Group Solutions
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Would you like to work for a leading, forward thinking, innovative company that rewards employees though development and opportunity?

We have an exciting opportunity to join one of the leading distributors of IT, communication and home entertainment products in the UK They continues to outperform in their market and have doubled its business in the last 2 years .

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of Europe's largest and fastest growing technology distribution and specialist service provider as an Production Executive.

Duration: Maternity Cover
Salary: 25K
Location: Harlow
Hours: 9am - 5.30pm
Start Date: ASAP (dependant on successful security screening)
Additional Benefits Available

Job Summary
Provide a professional, supportive service to the company and its partners. Administering a set of pre-defined vendors (manufacturers) seeking out and acquiring all the necessary product information, including pricing and product marketing content, in order to bring products to market through our systems, in the shortest possible time. Accurately maintaining those products to an agreed standard, throughout their lifecycle ensuring they are presented with accurate information and in a saleable way to our customers at all times.

Job Content
* Achieve targets set by the team managers.
* Conduct highly effective meetings with vendors and product management to ensure the most accurate product data is incorporated within our systems and therefore available to the company and its customers.
* Build relationships with key vendor contacts to ensure data is provided quickly to ensure our products are presented accurately at all times and that new products are brought to market as quickly as possible.
* Ensure the company's legal requirements are met with regards to the financial claims on product pricing
* Escalate any perceived threats or opportunities to the company, to the Production Manager
* Maintain the company's systems and web sites to the highest possible standard
* Complete any ad hoc duties deemed necessary by Team managers/Operations Director

Candidate Profile
Business Skills/Achievements
* Strong team player - able to work closely within a dynamic team and have the confidence to influence others to achieve objectives. This is not a role for the meek or timid! Must have worked in a team for at least 6 months and accept guidance from peers
* Commercially aware with an understanding of the importance of getting products to market
* Numerate & logical - capable of calculating and working with wide ranging mathematical calculations pertaining to product pricing, discounts, rebates etc
* Excellent written and oral communication skills
* Excellent/accurate keyboard skills - must have used MS Excel/Word, bespoke systems (large corporate systems eg SAP, Oracle financials etc)
* Proven problem solving skills
* High customer service ethic
* Experience of working in an electronics distributor/manufacturer of FMCG preferable
* Spanish language skills an advantage

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If you do not hear from one of our consultants within 7 days of applying for this role, please assume you have been unsuccessful in this instance. Your CV will be kept on file and you will be considered for future vacancies that match your skills.

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