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Four Recruitment
 
 

Four Supply Chain

Merchandise Planner FOB

Employment Type: PermanentLocation: ManchesterSalary: £25000 - £27000 per annum

My client are a specialist importer of homeware and kitchen supplies, working with global manufacturers they are looking for a FOB Merchandise Planner to join their team. This role will provide full merchandising support to their key retailers, taking full responsibility for ensuring on time shipment to their customers demonstrating excellent customer service skills to maximise customer satisfaction.

What will you be doing?

You will report directly into the Head of Merchandise and key responsibilities will include:

  • To raise and issue approved purchase requests to the buying team
  • To advise any customer PO movement to the Buying team in a timely manner
  • To raise and issue sales orders for customers, through various methods including EDI & manual entry
  • To maintain a clear and 100% accurate sales order book on the company's ERP system including dates, margin, quantity & price
  • To understand the customer's shipment schedule reporting any issues to the relevant sales executive & customer as required. To publish weekly reports highlighting threats and potential issues
  • To manage and fully understand the company's Critical Path ensuring all tasks are up to date at all times. Holding weekly meetings where required
  • To complete all FOB documents for relevant customers - including uploading to customer portals
  • To create FOB documents, invoices and packing lists
  • To send documents to the customer on the required date
  • To ensure the customer receives the Bill of Laden or the Telex release on time

Key skills and attributes?

This role would suit someone who has:

  • Experience working with imports with a good understanding of the importing processes and paperwork
  • Excellent customer care skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong organisational skills and proven administrative ability
  • The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines

If this sounds like the ideal opportunity for you then please apply now for immediate consideration.


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Information

Application Email: claires.89365.12257@4recruiting.aplitrak.com

Consultant: Claire Sofield

Division: Four Supply Chain

Employment type: Permanent

Location: Manchester

Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum

Salary From: 25000

Salary To: 27000

Vacancy ID: KS16.07.212_1626430357

My client are a specialist importer of homeware and kitchen supplies, working with global manufacturers they are looking for a FOB Merchandise Planner to join their team. This role will provide full merchandising support to their key retailers, taking full responsibility for ensuring on time shipment to their customers demonstrating excellent customer service skills to maximise customer satisfaction.

What will you be doing?

You will report directly into the Head of Merchandise and key responsibilities will include:

  • To raise and issue approved purchase requests to the buying team
  • To advise any customer PO movement to the Buying team in a timely manner
  • To raise and issue sales orders for customers, through various methods including EDI & manual entry
  • To maintain a clear and 100% accurate sales order book on the company's ERP system including dates, margin, quantity & price
  • To understand the customer's shipment schedule reporting any issues to the relevant sales executive & customer as required. To publish weekly reports highlighting threats and potential issues
  • To manage and fully understand the company's Critical Path ensuring all tasks are up to date at all times. Holding weekly meetings where required
  • To complete all FOB documents for relevant customers - including uploading to customer portals
  • To create FOB documents, invoices and packing lists
  • To send documents to the customer on the required date
  • To ensure the customer receives the Bill of Laden or the Telex release on time

Key skills and attributes?

This role would suit someone who has:

  • Experience working with imports with a good understanding of the importing processes and paperwork
  • Excellent customer care skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong organisational skills and proven administrative ability
  • The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines

If this sounds like the ideal opportunity for you then please apply now for immediate consideration.

 

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