Supply Chain Coordinator

Supply Chain Coordinator

Job Title: Supply Chain Coordinator
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Port Talbot, Neath Port Talbot
Industry: Food Manufacturing
Reference: HQ00006106_1624380601
Contact Name: Vicki Dillion
Contact Email:
Job Published: 22 June 2021
Job Description

Role - Supply Chain Coordinator

Rate of Pay - TBC

Location - Baglan

Contract - Temp to Perm

General overview / Attributes:

Our Client are recruiting a Supply Chain Coordinator. Applicants need previous experience within; expediting or progress chasing, supply chain, purchasing, logistics or customer liaison.

The Supply Chain Coordinator will be responsible for ensuring that packaging and raw materials are available to meet production demand, while keeping costs under control. The ability to build rapport with suppliers is key - a confident and strong approach to managing suppliers is required.

The role is an extremely busy role hence the right candidate needs to be committed with excellent time management skills.

The successful applicant will be a proactive team player with excellent communication skills, who will be motivated, punctual, well organised with determination and the desire to succeed. Carry out any other duties requested by management.

Specific duties of the Supply Chain Coordinator include:

  • Management of open purchase orders to ensure timely delivery and materials availability.
  • Co-ordinating the smooth movement of materials from supplier to production availability.
  • Assess materials allocations and production plan to forecast and request materials requirements.
  • Extensive Liaison / chasing of suppliers.
  • Building excellent rapport with suppliers and internal customers.
  • Coordinating and communicating with internal staff.
  • Managing supplier \ internal customer performance.
  • Experienced in maintaining information within Sage for MRP functionality.
  • Resolving queries through quality management systems.
  • Monthly reporting based on company / department objectives.
  • Ability to influence, confident in challenging current processes


The jobholder must have good communication skills both oral and written He / She will be expected to display professional skills to suppliers and internal customers.

Advanced Excel skills

Confident PowerPoint Presentations

Organisational Responsibility:

The position will report directly to the Senior Supply Chain Co-Ordinator.

Educational Requirement:

HND or equivalent certification or experience in a similar role.

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