Purchasing & Logistics Manager with SAP APO (FMCG)

Job Title: Purchasing & Logistics Manager with SAP APO (FMCG)
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Warrington, Cheshire
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Fantastic Contractual Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J903424_1573227700
Contact Name: Kelly Newell
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 08, 2019 15:41

Job Description

Purchasing & Logistics Manager with SAP APO (FMCG)

This role will be an integral part of the SAP Implementation Team at our clients FMCG Manufacturing plant in Greater Manchester. You will be sitting within the Logistics and Supply Chain function and You will become an expert in their current processes and act as the link between our external SAP Consultants and the broader internal team.


Provide support for the SAP implementation project, both pre and post go live date
Deliver training to team members on SAP processes
Liaison with SAP Project Consultants to learn SAP process and best practice relating to Supply Chain and Purchasing
To troubleshoot and provide solutions for any Supply Chain system query (both current and SAP)
Setting up PIR's
Setting up source of supply
Setting up vendor rebates
Creating new materials
Collating requirements for bulk orders
Uploading schedules and shipping documents
Scheduling deliveries
Managing bulk freight
Sourcing and liaising with subcontractors for both finished and dry goods


SAP APO Purchasing and Logistics
Purchasing experience within an FMCG arena
Fully conversant in data analysis within SAP and reporting techniques
Previous Supply Chain experience
Previous Purchasing experience


Salary £50,000 - £60,000 (Contractor Day Rate an option if preferred)
Monday to Friday 8.30am - 5.45pm
Generous holiday entitlements
Company day holiday
Death in service
Pension contribution in line with AE


Please click on the link to apply ensuring all of your contact details are correct. I am going to be interviewing for this ASAP as it is to start immediately.

I look forward to receiving your application.



Kelly Newell

Manufacturing Divisional Manager


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