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Broadreach Recruitment Limited
As Stock and Specials Purchasing Coordinator, you will be part of a team of 4 responsible for the purchasing and control of our stock components and bespoke goods purchased for jobs, and for liaising with suppliers of all products to make sure they are delivering on time.
The business is fast paced and high growth, so it is important that you can work efficiently and effectively to complete the required workload whilst giving an exceptional experience to our internal and external customers.
Responsible for all stocked and special componentsManagement of re-order levels and re-order triggers
Liaison with warehouse and production to set up optimum stock levels, taking into account warehousing, working capital, seasonal demands and price.Use all available info to reduce out of stock situations, eg changing market trends (adding an item to stock), checking new orders on arrival if needed, liaising with sales to find out what they’re quoting, seasonal variation.Destock of final works orders (eg storagewall, table and cupboard)Panel take offs from drawingsPanel optimisationPurchase materialsSet up stock levels/processes/records for new productsNegotiate best prices on all productsPurchase one off materials for orders, eg special boards and edgingStock take and controlMetalwork (Table/desking) stocktake and stock control, and purchasingProduct related assessments / schemes, eg ISO14001, FSCFind new suppliers when requiredChecking up on goods due to come in that they are on track to prevent manufacturing and despatch delays (for stock and specials purchases)Updating warehouse weekly with deliveries due in for the following weekAny other tasks as requested by management team
Key Skills and Capabilities Required
Ability to work within deadlines in a very fast paced environment and cope under pressureExperience working in a high growth businessCommercial awarenessPurchasing experienceStrong negotiation skillsExperienced in methods of securing tenders/pricing from suppliersExcellent communication skillsAttention to detailKnowledge of furniture manufacturing industry
You will be based at our Hemel Hempstead officeHours are 42.5 hours per week, 0730-1630 Mon-Fri