Group Supply Chain Expeditor

Group Supply Chain Expeditor

£ dependent upon experience
REF: 12323AA
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Job Description

Our client is a market leader in the provision of multicategory apparel, who are recruiting for an experienced Supply Chain individual to join their growing team.  

Your role will be to expedite the timely delivery of all UK purchases, value add requirements and international production to service business needs and strategy.

You will be resilient, someone who excels at accountability and working across multiple projects.

Group Supply Chain Expeditor – The Job Outline

  • Expediting all Group purchases to achieve OTIF delivery
  • Ensure supplier updates are received on time
  • Proactively monitor production dates
  • Updating stakeholders on production and shipment dates during review meetings
  • Ensure the system reflects accurate delivery information
  • Benchmarking shipment rates and selecting the right forwarder
  • Approval of shipments after checking with the necessary stakeholders
  • Chasing freight documents where applicable
  • Establish methods to consolidate freight
  • Maintain transition tracker dates for both sampling and production dates, expediting where necessary and highlighting any concerns
  • Performance tracking of supplier against expected and achieved delivery dates
  • Supporting any/all Procurement and/or Technical Department related administrative tasks.
  • Highlight any problems to the applicable stakeholders

Reporting to the Group Procurement & Supply Chain Manager, this role does offer hybrid working after probation period.

Group Supply Chain Expeditor – The Person Specification

  • The ideal candidate will be degree educated.
  • Min. 2-3 years experience within a similar role ie. specialism in supply chain, production, procurement, freight or logistics.
  • Familiarity with fashion/ apparel or textiles industry would be desirable
  • Self-motivated, tenacious and performance driven.
  • Analytically minded, accurate and attentive to detail.
  • Able to work and complete projects independently.
  • Experience in stakeholder management.
  • IT proficiency, ie. EXCEL and a knowledge of PLM.
  • Good communication skills and able to negotiate when required.

Please apply with your updated CV to quoting our reference: 12323AA.

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