Graduate Supply Chain Associate

Graduate Supply Chain Associate

Job Title: Graduate Supply Chain Associate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bradford
Salary: £25000-£28500
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 15472a AD
Contact Name: Alex Dobson
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 04, 2017 11:19

Job Description

  • Graduate Supply Chain Associate
  • Location: Bradford
  • Ideal for someone with a Logistics & Supply Chain Management Degree

Alex Dobson is recruiting for an exciting opportunity as a Graduate Supply Chain Associate for a leading Food and Dairy Manufacturing company. This role is suited to someone who already has a few years Supply Chain experience and is looking for that next career step to progress their career to the next level.

The Company

The company are a family run and owned entrepreneurial food and dairy company. As a leading FMCG company they have marketing leading brands stocked within major retailers around the globe. They have bases around the UK and globally & push people to travel around to different cities in order to soak up their brand around the world. As an organization they have sustained flat year on year growth and this has enabled them to be innovative with the growth that is currently being undertaken.

Job Description
  • Manage the Supply Chain relationship with Customers, day to day operations, promotion management, performance animation, be a prominent figure in broader projects & instigating new initiatives.
  • Help with order replenishment on a weekly and monthly basis.
  • Communicate progress to managers and key stakeholders.
  • Build and manage strong customer collaboration across a wide range of areas and work closely with customer Supply Chain & sales to develop strong knowledge and relationship.
  • Be a key Supply Chain contact for the retailer on all subjects pertaining to service package.
  • Have experience in Customer Systems to be proficient in order to perform analytical duties.
  • Ensure daily operational work is 100% executed in the retailer head office & communication is flowing between the company & retailer
  • Align promotional forecasts in the 12 week horizon with the retailer & monitor sales performance during promotions.
  • Help with Event management which includes new products listings and delists.
  • Plan and chair monthly customer meetings.
  • Align with sales & customers the supply strategy for the account.
  • Be the key partner of the National Account Manager in respective sales team
  • To prepare invoices using the in-house system.
  • To provide an excellent level of service to all internal and external customers.
  • Resilient and able to turn situation from a positive into a negative.
  • Takes the initiative, whilst being able to follow best practice on a continuous basis.
  • Have a passion for Supply Chain, Logistics and Customer Care.
  • Have an analytical way of thinking and being able to problem solve on the spot.
  • Preferably 2 years supply chain experience.
  • Analytical based degree and background or specifically Logistics & Supply Chain Management Degree.

Supply Chain, Logistics, Degree, University, Customer Collaboration, Dairy, Food, Order, Replenishment, Forecasting, Analytical, Bradford, Graduate, University, Entry Level.

This is a permanent position.