Supply Chain coordinator

MP Filtri UK is an engineering product manufacturer and distributor based in Bourton on the Water (though relocating to Evesham in July 2022) looking to recruit a Supply Chain Co-ordinator reporting to the Directors of the company



You will need to:

Forecast levels of demand for services and products

Keep a constant check on stock levels; including slow moving and Brexit contingencies

Conduct research to ascertain the best products and suppliers in terms of best value, delivery schedules and quality

Implement a Supplier Audit process and monthly KPIs

Liaise between suppliers, manufacturers and relevant internal departments

Build and maintain good relationships with new and existing suppliers

Negotiate and agree contracts, monitoring the quality of service provided

Keep contract files and use them as reference for the future

Forecast price trends and their impact on future activities

Develop a purchasing strategy

Produce reports and statistics using computer software

Evaluate bids and make recommendations, based on commercial and technical factors

Ensure suppliers are aware of business objectives

Attend meetings and trade conferences

Train and supervise the work of other members of staff



You will be responsible for:

Co-ordinate a Supplier Audit Matrix/Process

Be responsible for stock in all aspects

Review/negotiate all utilities and services providers

Monitor supplier performance

Attend Production & Engineering Meetings

Report on cost-down

Supplier & trade show visits

Support and assist the Purchasing Assistant with MRP stock ordering

Fully familiar with 5S and lean manufacturing techniques


Key skills

Your skillset will include:

Experienced in using an MRP/ERP system (We use Microsoft Dynamics AX)

At least 3 years’ experience in similar role

Italian speaking an advantage though not essential

CIPS qualifications (or similar) would be advantageous

Be fully familiar with 5S and lean manufacturing techniques

Come from a manufacturing background.


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