Supply Chain Analyst

Recruiter
Premier Work Support
Location
Dartford
Posted
19 Mar 2019
Closes
31 Mar 2019
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you looking to forge a career in Purchasing/Inventory Control?

Our client is an employer of choice who are actively recruiting an additional member of staff in their supply chain team. This is an office based role where you will be responsible for the following:

Planning and supply of our clients products to Trade, Retail & Projects, ensuring that Customer Service levels and inventory targets are achieved in line with business objectives.

The duties for this role includes:

Manage the Planning function to provide a procurement schedule to suppliers which achieves company objectives with respect to Inventory Turns, Customer Service and Cost

Support Customer Services team in their day-to-day activities; including taking calls, answering emails and other office functions

Propose improvements to Planning Policies, Procedures and Metrics.

Work with the Operations Manager to define the strategy, policies and procedures to optimise inventory to achieve financial objectives (cash / working capital) and customer service objectives (OTIF)

Provide regular and effective supplier performance reviews and notifications

Contribute ideas and suggestions to develop and improve the “Customer Offer” to meet business objectives of each Channel.

Create, update and publish metrics to demonstrate Supply Chain performance, these should include but are not limited to;

Inventory health

Forecast accuracy

Customer OTIF

Supplier OTIF

Backorder value

Manage the supply of bespoke items for the Projects market

Provide support of New Product Introductions and Deletions

Assist with the management of the stock take process

Work in conjunction with the planning department where appropriate.

Key attributes required:

Previous experience of working within a Purchasing environment preferred

Advanced MS Excel skills

Ability to work as part of a team and use own initiative

Analysis of data

If you have just started your career in purchasing and are now looking to expand your knowledge further then this could be the role for you - please apply on line today

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