Logistics and Stock Control Executive

Bristol Permanent £30,000 - £32,000
  • Great opportunity to join a growing business in Yate
  • A really exciting role to create and deliver operations process improvements

About Our Client

My Client are a Manufacturer and major FMCG Business that are the best are the products they deliver, they are based within the Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain Sector and are based in Yate. They are experiencing significant growth.

Job Description

The Key Responsibilities will be:

  • Effectively forecast over 350 stock lines.
  • Prepare and send orders to suppliers taking into consideration sales history, seasonality, growth, spikes, and supplier lead time.
  • Prepare and send orders on all bespoke products after receiving complete bespoke files from Sales Support.
  • Schedules and e-mails are received by the Logistics and Supply Chain Exec from suppliers each week, you will check all orders on the schedule / e-mail to ensure the order is on time in full, any discrepancies are e-mailed back to origin and escalated if required.
  • Liaise with the freight forwarder to ensure shipments are booked and shipped on time.
  • Shipping documents will be sent by origin within 48 hours of container shipping, and will match the documents with various PO's and amend where applicable.
  • Each container will be tracked until arrival at UK port and scheduled for delivery to the UK warehouse taking into consideration the port free time and any urgent products required.
  • Documents & clearance instructions will be sent to the freight forwarder for Customs clearance.
  • The containers are booked with the haulier and PIN's obtained from the freight forwarder.
  • The Operations Director, Sales Director and Sales team will liaise with the Logistics and Supply Chain Exec to forecast and advise switch on dates for any new business.
  • Any bespoke products exceeding forecast will be reported to the account handler.
  • Customer driven reports designed and maintained

The Successful Applicant

The Successful Candidate will;

  • Commutable to Bristol
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Import exposure with Freight Forwarders
  • Have an FMCG Background
  • Managed Stock Levels and Forecasting for a 3rd Party Logistics Provider
  • Have a keen eye for detail and have excellent Data Analysis Skills (Excel)

What's on Offer

The successful Logistics & Stock Control Executive will receive;

Salary - £30,000 - £32,000

Government Pension

22 Days + Bank Holidays

Laura Frost
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Phone number
+44 117 906 5521

Job summary

3pl Commercial Management
Transport & Distribution
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Consultant name
Laura Frost
Consultant phone
+44 117 906 5521
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