Product Coordinator - Purchasing / Product Management | Food Ingredients for Food Manufactures
Chertsey | Competitive Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
About the Company:
With over 115,000 customers across 100 countries, we are a leading $14 billion global distributor of speciality consumables, food ingredients and chemicals serving the pharmaceutical, cosmetic and manufacturing industries.
The Product Coordinator:
We have a great opportunity for a Product Coordinator to join our team based from our Chertsey office. This role will be to profitably develop the Food business within the group alongside your peers and colleagues. You will be responsible for a defined product portfolio, ensuring that products are available for sale, pricing is correct, and that all relevant information is up to date while managing, strengthening and growing upon our supplier relationships.
Key Responsibilities and Tasks:
+ You will be able to act on your own initiative and demonstrate a pro-active approach to maintaining effective supplier relationships, product availability, pricing and accurate information.
+ Increase supplier intimacy and quality of relationships.
+ Assist in the development of our core product range and specialities throughout the business.
+ Understanding of market trends.
+ You will negotiate with our suppliers to secure the right prices and the terms for purchasing thereof.
+ Manage any appropriate product issues.
+ Support Product management.
We Are Looking For:
We are looking for an experienced Product Coordinator / Purchasing person with employment history in a similar role. You will have a proven track record of delivering results and have the ability to recognise and communicate what our value proposition is to each of our suppliers. It is essential that you are able to work effectively within all levels of our organisation and that of our suppliers and have the ability to develop strong relations to positively influence both the aforementioned. You are extremely structured and focused on growth and development with strong business acumen.
Along with a competitive salary, we offer:
+ 33 days holiday
+ Generous pension scheme
+ Death in service benefit
+ Discounted private healthcare
+ Discounts with 1,000+ retailers
We are a great team of people, a great place to work and offer all the benefits you’d expect from the world leader at what we do. Come and join us in a business with a global focus where your quality can make a real difference!
You may have worked in the following capacities:
Product Assistant, Supply Chain Assistant, Supply Chain Account Manager, Supply Chain Analyst, Purchasing Coordinator, Sales & Marketing Executive, Product Sales & Marketing, Buyer’s Assistant, Product Coordinator, Junior Product Manager, Product Administrator, Supplier Coordinator, Stock Administrator, Inventory Coordinator, Procurement & Supplier Coordinator, Purchasing, Buyer.
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Competitive Salary + Full Company Benefits Package