Supply Chain Administrator

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Plymouth
Salary
Competitive
Posted
23 Feb 2021
Closes
24 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you looking to pursue a career in the exciting world of retail? Our client is a leading retailer of over 60,000 products rapidly expanding across the UK and as a result of these expansion plans, and continued ongoing success; we are seeking a dynamic Supply Chain Administrator. This role will suit someone with a natural inclination to investigate and problem solve, looking to begin their careers with an ever-growing company. Previous experience in an inbound logistics role is desirable; however a commercial acumen in a retail environment is a must as well as a positive attitude. The Administrator might be required to travel to the Distribution Centres as required by the business.

Reporting to the Supply Chain Team Leader, you will be responsible for:

* Overseeing the process of returning stock from stores to the Distribution Centres

* Supporting the DCs with quick resolutions to supplier delivery discrepancies

* Investigating stock discrepancies at DCs and Stores and resolving root causes

* Take ownership and find robust solutions for various ongoing projects within the Supply chain, especially reverse logistics

* Investigate and solve queries form 180 stores

* Assisting and overseeing a host of ongoing supply chain projects

* General office administration as directed by the department Team Leader and Operations Manager

Key Skills

* Confidence in interacting with stakeholders at all levels over phone as well as via email or in person

* Familiar with Excel for data manipulation. E.g. Pivot tables, VLOOKUP/SUMIFS are highly desirable

* Experience with Microsoft Access and purpose-built internal applications

* Full and clean driving licence is preferred

* Strong written and verbal communication, confident in dealing with complex issues over the phone

* Must be able to prioritise workload and work to tight deadlines in a busy office environment

* Keen eye for detail and able to quickly get up to speed with internal processes

* A full UK driver's license is required as frequent travel forms part of the role

Full time hours Monday to Friday, 08:45 - 17:30