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Purchasing Planner
Manufacturing and Production
£20000 - £23000 per annum + + benefits + 25 days hols
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Katy Lingham

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Updated: Wed, Dec 04, 2019 5:19 PM

Purchasing Planner to currently required to join a growing business in Sittingbourne.

Reporting into the Purchasing Manager the Purchasing Planner will be responsible for assisting with the purchasing of ambient and non-food goods for the business, maintaining stock control and maximising service levels and availability.

Other responsibilities will include:

– Maintaining supplier Terms & Conditions and ensuring all suppliers adhere to terms in regards to delivery, service & condition of goods
– Ensuring minimum/maximum stock levels
– Updating in-house stock software with product specifications
– Actioning any promotional activity to maximise business opportunities
– Delivering stock build promotions
– Outlining accurate supplier contract details
– Responding to buyer group requests
– Reviewing and updating reports related to product range
– Removing slow or damaged product lines

This role will suit someone with previous Purchasing experience, specifically from an FMCG or ambient food background.

You will be joining a close-knit, successful team and will have the chance to work alongside the Warehouse, Transport & Sales teams.

This is offering a competitive salary of up to £23,000 + benefits.

If interested please apply ASAP or get in touch with KHR Recruitment Specialists for more information.

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