Supply Chain - Co-ordinator Projects

London, London
£28,000 - £35,000 per annum
09 Nov 2016
07 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Project Co-ordinator - Supply Chain
Location: London
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Job type: Full time

The company client is a well established organisation who are currently seeking to appoint a highly motivated and dynamic Project Co-ordinator to join their growing team based in London. The successful candidate will work closely with a new Product Development team and will be responsible for co-ordinating/logging of meetings and managing potential risks in order to remedy any occurring issues. This is an exciting opportunity for career progression.

Major accountabilities for this position will involve:

* Manage relationships with a range of Senior level Stakeholder throughout the organisation in order to gather requirements effectively and prioritise the purchasing of materials in order of urgency.
* Manage the co-ordination of NPD from conception to launch within the supply chain manufacturing environment
* Responsible for managing cost reduction and waste analysis projects
* Liaise with manufacturing sites, to ensure minimal costs and service issues for the run out / in of new product launches
* MRP, stock planning and forecasting
* Minimise obsolescence/ SLOBs
* Liaise with key stakeholders to ensure that the customer receives the product specification they require OTIF

Main competencies and experience required:

* Graduate calibre
* A strong understanding of Manufacturing or FMCG supply chain with at least 3 years+ FMCG supply chain experience
* Highly computer literate - advanced excel
* SAP and ERP/MRP experience
* Experience working with lean processes
* Excellent communication and influencing to develop strong relationships internally and externally
* Able to prioritise and allocate time effectively
* Diligent in completion of tasks and projects
* Strong team player
* Highly organised and motivated

Keywords: "supply chain" OR "project" OR "BOM" OR "product lifecycle" OR "project coordinator" OR "supply chain coordinator"