Supply Chain & Procurement Assistant

Maldon £ 25,000 - £ 30,000 p.a. + benefits Permanent

Job Reference: 013843

A growing food ingredients business is recruiting for a Supply Chain and Procurement Assistant to work in there Operations department at the Maldon office. This person will assist with manufacturing reporting, production planning, procurement and supply chain analysis.



Commutable from: Maldon, Chelmsford, Colchester, Braintree, Billericay, Tiptree, Tollesbury, Basildon, Brentwood


Salary: £ 25,000 p.a. - £30,000 p.a. plus pension, holidays, progression opportunities and numerous other benefits



The Role of Supply Chain Assistant:


  • Assist in the daily manufacturing production report preparation

  • Allocate both stock and finished product into the system

  • Plan schedule updates and identify space in production plan

  • Oversee stock management and review stock holding

  • Monitor usage, forecasts and production plans

  • Manage and track shipments of goods as well as import and export documentation

  • Plan and manage orders with third party suppliers

  • Request customs clearance documents when required, liaise with suppliers to check when goods arrive, notify customs agent of arrival

  • Produce purchasing reports

  • Research alternative suppliers when needed



The ideal Supply Chain Assistant:


  • Great verbal and written communication skills

  • At least 2 years in a similar supply chain position

  • Exposure to supply chain and shipping / customs documentation and process

  • Sage X3 experience would be very beneficial

  • Advanced Excel skills

  • High energy, ambitious and a driven attitude



To apply please forward an up to date copy of your CV to Marlena Matusik

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