Account Executive

Posted 18 April by Parke Lane People
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My client is an established and reputable organisation with offices in Oxford. They have an urgent requirement in their Supply Chain team for both permanent and a 6 month contract Account Managers.

Reporting into the Supply Chain Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Expediting deliveries to ensure Key Performance Indicators are met, drive improvements to supply commitments, based on customer requirements whilst minimising cost to the business unit and the client.
  • Managing and create material delivery schedules using company tools to deliver KPI's.
  • Working with Suppliers and Finance to resolve invoice discrepancies.
  • Holding supplier and client meetings to review performance, putting plans in place to resolve any issues and continuously improve their processes.
  • Proactively manage a range of suppliers and the product they supply.
  • Managing deliveries against schedule against aimed at exceeding agreed targets (stock-turn, availability, back orders, inventory value and obsolescence).
  • Establishing and developing a constructive working relationship with key contacts at supplier and with internal process partners, to manage expectations and to ensure performance within the Supply Chain and Vendor Management teams is optimised.
  • Forecasting of exceptional SKUs in the parts range to ensure smooth accurate schedules and planned receipts.
  • Effective exception management - carry out root cause analysis to understand exceptions and to take appropriate actions.
  • Understanding reasons for availability loss, drive improvements to avoid repetition.

Candidates that apply should ideally be available at shorter notice and possess previous Account Management experience. You should be a strong communicator, a team player, have good attention to detail as well as the ability to liaise with both internal and external parties.

Reference: 37789569

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