Purchasing Executive- 24 month contract

Supply Chain & Logistics
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Salary range:
£40000- £43000
Start Date:
Uxbridge Employment Agency
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Are you an experienced person with at least two years’ experience supply Planning in the FMCG sector?
This amazing company are now seeking an individual to optimise the stock and supply of finished goods throughout the product life cycle. You MUST have an FMCG background- ideally from luxury items such as personal care, health and beauty or similar.
This role will be offered as a 24 month contract with possibility of going perm
Role functions
Create and manage supply schedules and purchase orders using MRP tools, based upon a rolling demand/sales forecast for standard finished goods and/or value added products
Liaise with suppliers to expedite orders in a timely manner, identify issues relating to supply, and use initiative to resolve or propose solutions
Create and manage supply schedules for the phase in - phase out and contingency plans for NPD and re-launches
Management of stock through the product life cycle - NPD to discontinuation. Identifying finished good and supplier component risks in a timely manner, escalating to management, and pro-actively highlighting opportunities and solutions
Experience of MRP and multiple diverse environments
Understands the concept of short and long term planning
Has the confidence to manage your own short and long term objectives
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role please apply and forward an up-to-date copy of your CV. Due to the unprecedented level of applications we are currently receiving, if we have not contacted you within 48 hours of your application then please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
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Contact Details:
Uxbridge Employment Agency
Tel: 01895 520 705
Contact: Dana Balac

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