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    25000 Per Annum

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    Blaze Furley

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Location: Chard, Somerset

Salary: £25k

My client is a local manufacturer and are looking for an experienced Expeditor to join their team.

Expeditor – Job Role:

  • Liaise with Goods In to ensure that all purchase orders were receipted in a timely manner, ensure receipting queries are avoided.
  • Produce the allocated work carefully and in a timely fashion
  • Manage and maintain the vendor open order book in Oracle
  • Liaise with suppliers (national and International) to ensure promise dates are obtained and met
  • Liaise with transport and Logistics to ensure collection and delivery from
  • Notify Buyers / Production / Sales & Customer Service Team in a timely manner of potential delivery issues
  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to solve issues that could delay critical shipments
  • Liaise with relevant department to ensure invoice queries are avoided

Expeditor – Person Requirements:

  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Good communication and organization skills
  • Time management skills
  • Good team player
  • Strong inter-personal skills
  • Pragmatic, no-nonsense approach
  • Sets personal deliverables and works to high standards
  • Enjoys difficult challenges, finding solutions not problems
  • Advanced competency in MS Office, including Word, Excel, Project & Power Point
  • Experience in Supply chain and Supplier performance management
  • Excellent at influencing and persuading people to a desired outcome
  • Computer literate
  • Excellent data management skills