Duties and Responsibilities:
*Co-ordinate all aspects of the Outlet program and Airport Specials (categories are subject to change during the year)
-Work with Planning, Retail, Product Management, Pre Production and Quality teams to identify suitable products for each program
-Ensure all stages of the production critical path are adhered to and complete on time to ensure on time in full delivery
-Ensure all list of excess materials identified at Provision are updated and accurate at all times
*Assist with the running of production categories (Accessories, Jewellery, RTW, Footwear etc Category TBC) and introduce standard practice to new suppliers
*Work with the Raw Materials Purchasing team to understand and action excess stock levels monthly and seek opportunities for re-sale to external suppliers/third parties.
*Become a team co-ordinator/super-user in the implementation of the Supply Chain system (TXT) for the Sourcing team.
*Create and update reports on (not limited to):
-Excess material utilisation - monthly
-Delivery Status - weekly
-Any other related KPI reports as required
*Be the main point of contact for covering sickness/holiday in the Sourcing department.
*Adhoc work as directed by other members of the Sourcing team especially in busy periods, e.g. stock take, project work.
*Work alongside the Purchasing Assistant with day to day admin related tasks.
Skills and Knowledge:
*Experience in a purchasing environment, with the ability to resolve issues quickly and efficiently
*An advanced level using Microsoft Excel and Reporting Systems, such as Business Objects.
*Strong analytical and numerical skills.
*Excellent communication skills both verbally and in writing.
*Good attention to detail.
Excellent Salary for the right candidate.
This is a full time permanent role.
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