This is a truly fantastic opportunity to join an innovative food brand who supply premium products. Boasting strong brand identity within a niche and emerging food sector, their mission is to build on this success by improving the lives and wellbeing of their customers. At a time of exciting growth, they are looking for an enthusiastic and proactive Operations Executive to join the team.
In this instrumental role you will be tasked with assisting the end to end supply chain function working with suppliers to ensure logistic strategies are achieved. The key responsibilities of the role will include managing forecasts, demand and supply planning whilst liaising with production teams on stock plans. You’ll be responsible for building close relationships with clients, manufacturing sites plus third party providers alongside taking care of incoming and outgoing customer orders. In addition you’ll coordinate between sales, marketing and accounts departments regarding promotions and new listings. You will also ensure client minimum order quantities and invoicing requirements are met whilst working towards quarterly/ annual targets.
We are looking for a highly organised and determined individual who has previous experience of working in a similar Operations, Supply Chain or Logistics position within food manufacturing or FMCG. You’ll have an analytical approach and excellent problem solving skills combined with the ability to efficiently lead, drive and implement projects. You must have high attention to detail, be able to manage priorities and ability to build close relationships with all stakeholders, including clients and logistics suppliers.
Strong communication, organisation and interpersonal skills are also crucial in order to keep up with the pace in this dynamic environment.
So if you have passion for food and are looking for your next challenge with a progressive food business then apply now or call 0345 2600 737 to find out more.
Although we do our utmost to respond to all applicants, there are times when this is just not possible due to sheer volume so if you have not heard from us within 5 working days then we are sorry to say your application for this role has not been successful.
Also, please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas.