Product Supply Co-Ordinator

Position Overview:

  • Co-ordinate delivery of materials & liaise with suppliers from UK and Europe
  • Organise hauliers
  • Support the company purchasing requirements using the planning system MRP
  • Core objective to liaise with suppliers, to purchase the required raw materials in a timely manner, to aid operations supply into the customer at the agreed service levels
  • To feedback any deviations from required specifications of raw materials back to the suppliers, actioning replenishing of defective goods and or liaising with finance to gain a credit note.
  • Assist in the improvement and assessment of the product supply team systems by actively participating in internal improvement activities
  • participate in daily/weekly/Monthly production meetings and reporting on resupply improvement actions and longer-term corrective actions
  • Liaise with the sales team to resolve queries arising in connection with customer deliveries and product supply challenges.  
  • Reasonable ad-hoc duties requested by the product supply manager.

Location:

Based at our office in Yatton

Company Overview:

Pets Choice is a leading pet food manufacturer whose industry knowledge spans over 135 years. Based in Blackburn, Lancashire, the Pets Choice portfolio of brands offers a variety of products for pets and wild animals under its brands; Webbox, TastyBone, Meatiful, Spike’s World, Goodwyns, Davies, Oceanic and Vitakraft. Each brand offers a unique insight into animals from dogs to ducks and produces high-quality products that cater to a wide variety of consumer needs. As a trusted partner, Pets Choice provide private label goods including extruded food, wet food and retorted trays, and baked fresh meat treats. The business also offers additional services such as packaging design, fulfilment and logistics. With a broad range of capabilities and distribution channels worldwide, Pets Choice are proud to be a major supplier to the UK grocery, independents and pet speciality sectors.

Role:

  • High level of attention to detail and ability to communicate with data and facts
  • Communicates in an appropriate and concise manner recognising stakeholder perceptions and requirements.
  • Is flexible and accommodates competing deadlines and demands for work.
  • Ability to prioritise tasks.
  • Ability to set and achieve personal targets as well as achieve agreed departmental targets
  • Create, maintain and enhance positive and open working relationships.
  • Open and analytical approach to problem solving – ability to challenge the status-quo.
  • Comfortable working on own initiative.
  • Team mentality
  • Proactive and Flexible, keen to learn and develop

 

Key attributes and skills:

Essential:                                                                              Desirable:

Experience of working in an energetic environment        1-2 years experience in a purchasing role

Demonstration of administrative duties                             1-2 years customer interactive role

Microsoft suite familiarisation                                             MRP experience

Team work experience

Package:

If you would like to find out more, contact Sam Allen during office hours at Sam.Allen@petschoice.co.uk

If you would like to apply for this position, please send your cv to recruitment@petschoice.co.uk