Product / Supplier Coordinator – Global Leader Ref: 15478

Up to £28,000 Plus Excellent Company Benefits

Ready to advance your career with a global leader that understands that success results from the incredible hardworking, dedicated and diverse people like you we are proud to call our colleagues. We also know that this success is down to having a brilliant product & commercial team ensuring our clients receive a world-class customer experience.

If working in a highly dynamic, rewarding global business is important to you, and you want to advance your career with a $9 billion leader that can provide you with stability and exciting challenges, whilst supporting your personal growth and career ambitions, we’d love to hear from you.

Role Info:

Product Coordinator – Chlor – Global Leader
Wilmslow or Widnes
Up to £28,000
Plus Excellent Company Benefits
Hours of work 9am to 5pm Mon – Fri (35 hours per week)
Company: Global Distributor of chemicals & ingredients used in everyday products

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Product Coordinator to join our busy Supplier & Product Management team based in either Stanley Green or Widnes. In this role, you will be responsible for your own suppliers as well as supporting the team on strategic products within the Chlor portfolio, to ensure that products are available for sale, pricing is correct, and that all relevant information is up to date.

You will be proactive in your approach to supplier and product management to make sure that all possible opportunities are identified and maximized. You will have a big role in negotiating with our suppliers to secure the right prices and terms for strategic products as well as controlling selling prices to maximize our gross margins. The expectation of this role also requires development and growth of the portfolio supported by the wider Chlor team.

A part of your role will involve setting up, monitoring, and updating selling schedules for products. You will decide forecasts and stock levels by liaising with our stock controllers. You will also have the responsibility of dealing with aged stock and creating the changes that are needed to drive continuous improvement.

Occasional travel in the UK and Ireland will be required as part of this role.

What’s in it for you?

You’ll receive a highly competitive remuneration package including an annual performance related bonus depending on your skills and experience. You’ll get exclusive access to a huge range of discounts and benefits through our U-Benefits site as well as massive discounts on a fantastic range of products sold by Univar Speciality Consumables.
You’ll get 33 days annual leave per year and can buy or sell days too. We’ll give you access to a generous pension scheme which can be enhanced to well above the legal minimum and peace of mind with death in service benefits. To help support your physical and mental wellbeing you can join our cycle to work scheme, discounted private healthcare plan and will have access to 24/7 counselling and wellbeing support through our Employee Assistance Programme.

About You:

You will require excellent rapport building skills and be a confident communicator. If you have good experience of data manipulation and are highly numerate, this could be the role for you!

You will be a well-organized, disciplined self-starter with a drive to succeed and develop. This is an excellent opportunity for a highly organised individual looking for career progression within Supplier & Product Management.

Who we are:

With revenues in excess of $9 billion, Univar Solutions is one of the largest chemical distribution businesses in the world. Our portfolio spans almost every industry, ranging from food ingredients and automotive to pharmaceutical, coatings, cosmetic and manufacturing industries. We deliver industry-leading products, services and technical support to help our customers find the right solution to their problems.

We are committed to fair employment practices for all our employees, regardless of race, nationality, religion or belief, gender or gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, maternity status or any other status protected by law.

Our Values:

+ Serious about safety
+ We do what we say
+ Where people matter
+ Valuable to others
+ Together we win

Sounds like a good fit? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager.

Your Background / Previous Roles May Include:
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.

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