Product and Logistics Manager

Reference:

36987SAP

Sector:

Operations, Operations Manager

Salary:

£50,000 Per Annum

Benefits:

Plus bonus up to £10000

Town/City:

Greenford

Contract Type:

Permanent

Purchasing
A key part of this role will be supplier relationship building with external stakeholders including other businesses, importers, Far East as well as Eastern European suppliers, with the aim of optimising prices, supply chain reliability and quality.
Product Development
As part of a crucial process of ongoing product development, track record for negotiating with suppliers in order to achieve loyal supplier relationships without sacrificing the essential need for best price in order to remain competitive.s in particular with respect to environmentally friendly and biodegradable products.
Product Development
As part of a crucial process of ongoing product development, you will be responsible for improving existing product lines as well as researching and developing new opportunities in particular with respect to environmentally friendly and biodegradable products.
Stock Management & Control
You will set stock quantities to facilitate best price ordering and bulk sale opportunities and crucially to prevent stock outs, whilst ensuring sufficient spare warehouse capacity and acceptable stock turnover. As part of this you will develop processes to respond to the different storage and stocking needs of the different product ranges, plus variable purchase order lead times


The ideal candidate will have a proven track record for negotiating with suppliers in order to achieve loyal supplier relationships without sacrificing the essential need for best price in order to remain competitive. You must be driven and thrive for continuous improvement, for example in product quality, packing, stocking or delivery systems. You will be keen to get involved in the nitty-gritty of daily processes. You will have strong data and IT skills. Most crucially, you will enjoy working as part of a team and lead others through example, adept at delegating tasks successfully and communicating with and motivating other members of staff.

Parkside Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Parkside Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.