Supply Chain Controller


We are currently looking for an experienced Supply Chain Controller to join our client in Portsmouth.

Duties and Responsibilities:

*Reviewing Purchase Reqs and Purchase orders vs. Forecasts and sales orders
*Review exception messages to ensure product is expedite on time
*Review inventory level at the EDC to ensure Customer service level as well as monitoring slow moving stock
*Weekly calls with Plants and Customer Service teams
*Resolve supply issues
*Deal with queries in the customer service DB
*Monitor KPI's
*Monitor of Backlog and with any Procurement Risks.
*Continuous improvement project
*Any other duty that be required to support the business

General Health and Safety:

*General Health and Safety:
*To follow relevant legal requirements and the Company Health & Safety Policy.
*To keep your work area tidy and free from hazards.
*To make a positive contribution to housekeeping.
*Report and address any safety defects.

Minimum Qualifications:

*Educated to Degree Level, preferably in a Business Skill
*Numerate to GCSE level

Position Competencies:

*Attention to Detail
*Good Communication skills Written and Oral
*Understanding of Global Supply Chain using an integrated system

Working hours are 9am-5.15pm Monday to Thursday and 9am-4pm Friday
12 month contract
Weekly pay
Current UK driving licence required

Acorn Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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Skills and experience

supply chain, procurement, chain, back log, purchase, sales, supply, project

About Acorn Recruitment

Acorn Recruitment

The award-winning Acorn Group is one of the UK's leading recruitment and training companies.

On-going research confirms that over 96% of our clients would happily recommend Acorn to others (industry average is 87%), and 98% of job-seekers find Acorn's service levels to be better than other agencies (industry average is 77%).

These figures are testament to Acorn's philosophy that people are at the heart of our business and why Acorn is the partner of choice for many national and international organisations, and job-seekers alike.

Acorn offers permanent, temporary and contract recruitment solutions to employers, supported by a portfolio of training, learning and development solutions.

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Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom, Europe

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  • Salary
    £28,000 to £30,000 per year
  • Location
  • Company
    Acorn Recruitment
  • Posted By
    Ms Christina Harris
  • Date Posted
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  • Start Date
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  • Employer Reference
  • Job Functions
    Supply Chain
  • Industries
    Logistics and Supply Chain
  • Job Type
  • Home Working Possible?

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