Ready to take 2021 by storm in a new role representing a global leading Specialty Products & Consumables brand? A competitive salary, benefits package and a great team await.
Product Coordinator – Supplier & Product Management | Global Leader
Competitive Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
Who we are:
With over 115,000 customers across 100 countries, we are a leading $9 billion global distributor of speciality consumables, food ingredients and chemicals serving the pharmaceutical, cosmetic and manufacturing industries.
The Product Coordinator Opportunity:
We are currently looking for an enthusiastic Product Coordinator to join our busy Supplier & Product Management team in Widnes. Within this role you will be responsible for your own suppliers as well as working alongside the Solvents European Product Managers (EPM’s). Responsible for a portfolio of circa 30kT, you will need to ensure that products are available for sale, pricing is correct, and that all relevant information is up to date to ensure that we drive profitable sales
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 and product information.
You will be responsible for the preparation of annual targets and budgets, information that is used to measure and review our performance. You will negotiate with our suppliers to secure the right prices and terms for purchase of products as well as controlling selling prices to maximise our gross margins. You will be working closely with the EPM’s and sales teams to ensure we maximise all our opportunities.
You will set up, monitor and update selling schedules for products. You will need to liaise with our stock controllers to decide forecasts and stock levels. It will be your responsibility to deal with aged stock and implement the changes needed to drive continuous improvement.
We Are Looking For:
To be successful in this role you will have excellent rapport building skills and be a confident communicator, especially with negotiation and influencing of others.
We are looking for you to be commercially and technically minded with good experience of data manipulation and highly numerate. The successful applicant will be an organised, disciplined self-starter with a desire to succeed & develop.
This is an excellent opportunity for a highly organised individual looking for career progression within Supplier & Product Management.
What we offer in return:
+ 33 days holiday
+ Holiday buy and sell scheme
+ Discretionary bonus scheme
+ Generous pension scheme
+ Death in service benefits
+ Discounted private healthcare
+ Discounts with 1,000+ retailers
+ Employee assistance programme
+ Employee share plan
+ Cycle to work scheme
+ Learning & development programmes
+ Career progression opportunities
+ Free onsite parking
It's an exciting time to join the team. 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!
Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager
You may have worked in the following capacities:
Product Assistant, Supply Chain Assistant, Supply Chain Account Manager, 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.