Our Client is one of the UK’s largest Importers and Distributors in their sector within the Fruit Industry, supplying a variety of customers nationwide, including the major retailers. We now offer an excellent opportunity for a Packaging Coordinator to join the business.
Reporting to the Head of Packaging, the position of Packaging Coordinator / Buyer will become part of a dedicated team to ensure the efficient procurement of all packaging for an allocated retail customer, to ensure all growers are able to meet expected requirements and deadlines.
Manage supplier relationships, providing forecasts to ensure efficient supply of required stock
Work with growers to identify and procure packaging requirements
Manage invoicing and order reconciliation and ensure accuracy
Design and format overprint designs inhouse
Assist with stock checks as required
Food / Fresh Produce sector exposure advantageous
Experience in a Packaging focused procurement / buying position
Ability to communicate at all levels, working professionally with customers and suppliers
Strong IT skills, with the ability to generate forecasts, reports and create inhouse overprint designs
Hours: Monday – Friday. 9.00am – 5.00pm
Competitive Salary offered, dependent on experience
Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Packaging Assistant / Packaging Buyer / Packaging Coordinator on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send a CV in application to firstname.lastname@example.org