Supply Chain & Logistics Planner

Distribution, Supply Chain
£ 35,000 to £ 40,000 per annum
Contract Type:

An excellent opportunity to join our client, a leading IT distributor. They are seeking an individual to join their supply chain management team to manage the planning and logistics of inbound products from international destinations. You will be accountable for a defined product portfolio, ensuring that supply meets forecast demand.


Manage suppliers and logistics providers, building successful business relationships to achieve company objectives.Management of incoming supply including tracking, prioritising and expediting shipments, able to negotiate to prioritise or delay deliveries to best match operational efficiencies and customer demand.Managing inventory / safety stock levelsMeeting company, regional, global and individual defined metrics, On Time Shipment to original promise date and customer request dateInventory Quality Ratio / Excess & ObsolescenceInventory turns/valueForecast accuracyFreight method utilization


The ideal candidate will have experience in inventory / supply chain management together with strong demand forecasting techniques and managing relationships with logistics providers.


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