French speaking Supply Chain Planner & Shipping Coordinator

  • Job Reference: 395862315-2
  • Date Posted: 12 October 2021
  • Recruiter: People First
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Housekeeping & Maintenance, Restaurant & Service
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Your New Job Title: French speaking Supply Chain Planner & Shipping Coordinator

Your New Salary: £27-30k (plus excellent company benefits including company bonus, wine discount, interest free season ticket loan)

Location: Central London

Working hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 6pm

Job status: Permanent

Start date: ASAP

The Skills You'll Need: Fluent French & English language skills, Supply Chain, Advanced Excel

Who You'll Be Working for:

Well established and highly regarded wine business.

What You'll be Doing Each Day:

Main responsibilities:

  • Establishing demand and ordering stocks from Europe and Deep Sea suppliers
  • Track and trace of Purchase orders from wine suppliers to the company's warehouses
  • Manage vintage changeover and slow moving stock processes
  • Ordering and shipping wines
  • Placing and tracking direct orders for delivery to various customers around the world

Specific responsibilities:

  • Forecasting, replenishing and monitoring European and Deep Sea stocks
  • Ordering, shipping and monitoring of stocks from Europe and Deep Sea suppliers
  • Raise monthly replenishment purchase orders in the ERP system
  • Liaise with wine suppliers regarding availability dates
  • Liaise with shippers around collection dates, despatch dates and arrival dates
  • Update our ERP system with revised arrival dates
  • Co-ordinate and manage the vintage changeover process with the Buying department
  • Placing and tracking direct orders for delivery to customers around the world
  • Point of sale support for the Buying, Broking, Sales, Customer service and Stock Control teams
  • Ensure relevant documents are available for customs clearance
  • Co-ordinate full loads of shipments between the suppliers, the freight forwarders and the companies warehouses
  • Resolve freight forwarder and wine supplier's invoice discrepancies
  • Present monthly replenishment plans, highlighting overstocks and risk of out of stock
  • Forecasting
  • Reports (conception, creation, presentation, maintenance)

The Skills You'll Need to Succeed:

  • Fluent French & English language skills
  • Demand planning, forecasting and shipping experience
  • Excellent administrative and organisational skills
  • ERP system experience
  • Microsoft Office skills including Advanced Excel (pivot tables and lookups)
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Customer service focused
  • Good team player

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