A well established, and very successful Carton Finishing specialist business has a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious and hard-working individual to join very friendly, close-knit team at their head office in Leicester in the capacity of Supply Chain Coordinator & Account Manager.
Reporting into the Operations Manager, you will provide essential support in managing the supply chain to ensure that all packaging, boards, raw materials and consumables are integrated into the business in the right quantities, at the right time and of the right quality. This is a varied and interesting role as your remit will also include a significant amount of client and customer liaison, ensuring that each account is kept up to date with the progress of their orders as well as resolving any queries in an efficient, professional and confident manner. You will also liaise with a number of couriers to arrange delivery of product in the most cost effective way possible. Buying and purchasing experience will also be part of your duties and you will be expected to possess strong negotiating skills to get the best price for raw materials. It will be an advantage if you have experience and/or knowledge of the packaging or printing industry as a technical appreciation for the materials used will certainly help.
As an individual you will show initiative, drive, confidence, intelligence and have a pro-active, inquisitive nature. Commercial acumen, together with excellent communication skills are essential,
This is an exciting time to join a growing and successful people oriented organisation and is a genuine opportunity to make a positive career step.
This is a full time, permanent opportunity working Mon to Fri 8am to 5pm (with a 3pm finish on Fridays)
For immediate consideration send your CV without delay!
This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.
Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.
This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.