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Purchasing and Planning Coordinator

Job Title

Purchasing and Planning Coordinator

RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorFMCG - Food & Drink, Grocery, Manufacturing, Manufacturing - Other, Retail
Salary£25,000 to £30,000 per annum
LocationsKent, South East (Excl London)
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesDemand Planning Jobs, Logistics Jobs, Purchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted24 July 2018

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The Purchasing and Planning Coordinator will be responsible for the procurement of packaging materials. This will involve analysing and manipulating various types of data to develop an accurate purchase plan for short and long term demand.

Client Details

Based in Medway, Kent my client are one of the largest FMCG manufacturers and providers in the UK marketplace. They have won awards within the Sunday Times Best Companies and pride themselves on internal promotion and development of employees


The Purchasing and Planning Coordinator will be responsible for:

  • Running of stock reports from our ERP system
  • Analysing sales data to gather trends to be used in purchase plans
  • Liaising with Sales/Marketing to ensure all future promotions are built into the plan
  • Producing a purchase plan and raising new orders
  • Managing call off orders, delivery schedules and quality issues with the various suppliers
  • Ensuring both the availability and commercial aspects are considered at all times
  • Analysis of wastage levels from the production department to highlight any problems with specifications or efficiency on the lines
  • Working with Suppliers/Customers/Technical/Marketing on new artwork projects, to include creating timelines and critical paths to ensure deadlines are met
  • Work with warehouse on system stock accuracy and B.O.M control of packaging materials


The successful Purchasing and Planning Coordinator will be able to demonstrate:
  • Education to degree level
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbally
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team

Job Offer

Competitive annual salary

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