Supply Chain Coordinator (Manufacturing)

Job Title: Supply Chain Coordinator (Manufacturing)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Irlam, Greater Manchester
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J898875_1549280369
Contact Name: Charlotte Devereux-Jack
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 04, 2019 11:39

Job Description

Russell Taylor are Proud to offer this amazing opportunity for a Supply Chain Coordinator to join our Client who is looking to expand their team due to company growth. This is a very exciting time for our client and we are looking for someone who is well organised, has a passion for problem solving and the ability to build fantastic customer relationships. As the Supply Chain Coordinator you will be the key contact between the Customers and the Production Planning, it is your role to make sure that the products are delivered OTIF and exceeding all the client's expectations where possible.

In your role you will be the key communicator on the Product development, liaising with all areas of the Manufacturing business, from the Bills of Materials to working with the planning team to ensure production timelines will be met, confirming with Quality, through to delivery of the products, ensuring requirements are met and exceeding the customer expectations where you can. As the Supply Chain Coordinator, you will be following the products through all stages of the production from orders and NPD, through to delivery, working through all the customer requirements and problem solving along the way.

Your Key Responsibilities will be:

  • Liaising with the Customers to ensure Production Schedules are kept up to date.
  • Working with planning, quality and production to resolve any related material or capacity issues.
  • Work with and resolve production scheduling or material issues with the customer or material suppliers.
  • Liaise with marketing department to ensure artwork for new products are approved in time so that they do not impact on production.
  • Manage artwork changes for existing products or range extensions for Customers
  • Ensure the respective Commercial Account Managers and Support functions are kept up to date with all aspects which may impact on the Customers
  • Involvement in NPD for Customer
  • To assist in the New Product costings as needed (Materials and Process Costs).
  • Setting up New Products & Maintain the Bills of Materials to reflect any notified changes
  • Attending Customer meetings to represent the Supply Chain
  • Run regular reports to provide the Customers info as required with excellent accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Be a key team player and provide cover for other roles within the department as required

Skills you require to be successful in your new role:

  • A minimum of 2 years working in a Supply Chain role within Manufacturing
  • Strong communication skills are essential in both Written and Verbal
  • Well organised and methodical, working to a high level of detail
  • Accomplished MS Office systems knowledge, especially in MS Excel
  • Must demonstrate cooperative, positive 'can do' attitude with strong work ethic and ability to work to deadlines
  • Team player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Previous experience of a MRP system, SAP experience advantageous

Contractual Benefits:

  • 23 Days Holiday, increasing with length of service + Bank Holidays
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Health Care Package
  • Pension contribution of 3%
  • Annual Bonus Scheme
  • Staff Shop
  • Vouchers at Christmas
  • Working Hours are 8:30am to 16:45pm - Monday to Friday

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