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RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorChemicals, FMCG - Non Food, Manufacturing
LocationsAvon, South West
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted12 April 2018

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This role covers Procurement, planning and supply chain as an excellent opportunity to hold an autonomous role where you can make a real difference to a companies performance.

Client Details

My client is an innovative and forward thinking business with excellent growth potential.


You will assist the Purchasing Manager with planning and management activities involved in demand planning, sourcing, procurement, stock control and logistics management. Day to day tasks will include the raising of raw material and packaging orders, liaising with suppliers regarding stock availability and pricing, monitoring internal stock levels and periodic checks and reports. This is a varied and challenging role which will suit someone who has worked in a fast paced environment and who is used to working to tight deadlines.


You will be a strong team player with an organised and methodical approach to your work. Someone who is prepared to challenge the status quo, take on projects and with the drive and enthusiasm to help our business move to the next level. Excellent general IT skills, and experience of using MRP and ERP software such as SAP B1 are highly desirable.

Reporting to the Purchasing Manager, you will ideally possess the following:


• Background in FMCG or Chemical Purchasing/buying role:

Ideally have worked in a manufacturing, engineering or chemistry based environment but this is not essential;

Ideally educated to Diploma level in Supply Chain - CIPS or Institute of Supply Chain Management;

Excellent Microsoft skills, including good excel knowledge;

Experience of using ERP software such SAP B1 or similar and an MRP package is highly desirable;

Commercially aware with excellent negotiating skills;

Demonstrate the ability to work and communicate cross functionally at all levels of the business;

A strong team player who can work within and across teams and departments;

Pro-active with a high level of self-motivation, able to work independently, with the confidence,and able to make decisions affecting departments and suppliers;

Good judgement and analytical skills

A positive ‘can do’ attitude

Job Offer

This role offers a competitive salary and benefits as well as a progressive career path with a growing company.

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