Procurement Coordinator

Recruiter
Burberry
Location
Castleford, United Kingdom
Posted
10 Nov 2021
Closes
09 Dec 2021
Ref
150217-en_GB
INTRODUCTION

Founded in 1856 by Thomas Burberry, Burberry is a global luxury brand with a distinctly British attitude. We are a global business with an extensive network of both owned and franchised stores across EMEIA, Asia Pacific and Americas. We are digital pioneers, and innovative technology underpins every aspect of our business, from product design to distribution and marketing. We believe that modern luxury means being socially and environmentally responsible; this mindset is core to our business and key to our long-term success.

JOB PURPOSE

To manage the supply and demand of the business focusing on new product development, delivering samples in a timely manner according to seasonal calendars and critical path timelines. Working from the UK manufacturing facility, the successful candidate will ensure the procurement and delivery of the raw materials required for the product is within agreed timescales. You will also engage with all internal and external stakeholders as required to include the receipt and distribution of raw material and inventory management.

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Procurement of Raw Material products
• Supplier management
• Stakeholder management
• Reserving Raw Materials with supplier
• Negotiating the very best lead time available, exploring all options
• Logistics
• Calculating requirements
• Sourcing suppliers of suitable products
• Obtaining critical information to allow new product set up to include, but not exhaustive of prices, capacity, lead-time, composition, country of origin
• Order management, progress updates, milestone dates
• Critical path management
• Provide input to seasonal fashion style, volumes achievable, development and delivery
• Sample order co-ordination
• Status update reporting
• Inventory management
• Undertake any other duties as applicable in order to support the smooth running of Procurement & Planning department (e.g., procurement administration) #L1-CA1

PERSONAL PROFILE

• Strong advanced Excel working knowledge
• Data analysis, numeracy
• Excellent communication skills
• Strong Organisational skills
• Able to meet deadlines
• SAP experience
• Italian speaking preferred
• Procurement experience
• Multi-tasker

FOOTER

Burberry is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such, treats all applications equally and recruits purely on the basis of skills and experience.

Posting Notes: United Kingdom || Not Applicable || Castleford || INTERNAL MANUFACTURING || CASTLEFORD || n/a ||