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  • Location: Spalding, PE12 6HA
  • Salary: £22,000 - £26,000 per year
  • Job Type:Temporary

Posted 15 days ago

  • Sector: FMCG Services
  • Contact: Laura Pike
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01733 303 373
  • Duration: 6 Month Fixed Term Contract
  • Start Date: 10.06.22
  • Expiry Date: 14 June 2022


  • Private Healthcare Plan

  • Pension Plans

  • Work From Home

  • Training & Development

  • Employee Assistance Programme - Counselling

  • Childcare Voucher Scheme

We're looking for a Supply Chain Coordinator on a 6 month fixed term contract to join our growing team

Shift pattern: 4 shifts on, 4 off 6am - 6pm

Your role will help shape our multi-site operation, you'll have a direct impact on the production facility by planning the movement of stock around the company network to ensure each facility has the correct materials to maximise production capacity. The goal of our department is to provide best-in-class service by having the correct materials at the correct location at the correct time, ensuring all customer orders are OTIF (On Time In Full). This is a role where you will make a tangible difference, working alongside our experienced Logistics team and Supply Chain team to deliver the best possible customer experience

Location - we offer flexible working, so whilst you may be required to visit our Spalding site at times, we are happy to consider applications from people looking for a hybrid/home working position.

What you’ll do

  • Monitor and manage day to day multi-site transfers and collections

  • Ensure a smooth booking process for all required transport whilst highlighting and actively seeking opportunities to reduce costs

  • Troubleshooting supply chain and logistics issues, which could have an operational impact. Escalating to the appropriate team as required

  • Raising Purchase Orders and dealing with any associated payment and invoice queries

  • Regular contact both by phone and face to face with logistics partners

  • Own the transfer tool and be the responsible person for raising transfer orders to ensure the right material is at the right site at the right time

  • Liaise with the planning department to raise any potential material shortages

  • Be a multi-skilled team member to provide holiday support to other members of the team as required

  • Actively seek ways to improve supply chain and logistics processes to improve efficiency, remove waste and deliver potential cost improvements

Skills/Qualifications required

  • Experience working in an operational environment; Supply chain and/or Logistics experience beneficial.

  • Strong Excel skills

  • A strong ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, evolving environment

  • Strong and clear communication skills

  • Natural problem-solving skills (and a desire to identify the problems before they happen)

  • An interest in the food industry – particularly distribution

  • Experience in dealing with 3PLs

  • A strong ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment

You’re a confident self-starter, able to juggle multiple projects in a dynamic, exciting and entrepreneurial environment. You’re initiative and a problem-solver with an eagle eye for detail. You’ll consistently go the extra mile to apply and achieve a high standard across everything you do.

Dream - Today’s good is tomorrow’s mediocre. We’re always looking for ways to improve our company, our team and ourselves.

Deliver - We understand where we can add the most value and obsess about making improvements every day.

Care - We can only achieve big things by working collaboratively. We respect different people’s skills, experience and points of view. We work as one team.

For more information and to apply, contact Laura on 01733 303 373 or click 'Apply today!

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