Import & Supply Chain Specialist job in Worcestershire

Import & Supply Chain Specialist job in Worcestershire

Import & Supply Chain Specialist

Fantastic opportunity for an ambitious, driven and results oriantated procurement professional to join a growing entrepreneurial Online Retail Business. Business partnering with Commercial, Operations and Finance departments to ensure accurate reporting and minimising the risk of wastage. 

Responsibilities will include but are not limited too: 

  • Maintaining supplier price files to ensure they accurately represent commercial agreements
  • Raising purchase orders in line with business requirements based on MRP system output
  • Liaising with off-shore and domestic suppliers to ensure orders are confirmed accurately
  • Ensuring the timely and accurate payment of deposits and balances for off-shore purchases
  • Identifying supplier performance gaps and ensuring their timely communication by exception
  • Verifying import documentation, including commercial invoices and packing lists
  • Managing the landed costs process and electronically receiving stock into the business
  • Arranging deliveries from port to warehouse and managing the timely arrival of containers

Essential Skills:

  • Capable of managing a high volume of orders in a rapidly changing environment
  • Comfortable using own initiative and making decisions to solve problem
  •  2 years experience in an import and supply chain role