Apprentice Parts Supply Chain Controller

The Real Apprenticeship
From £11,000 to £12,000 per annum
08 Aug 2017
25 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

To control the supply and inventory of parts to support our customers and engineers in all Divisions and operations, by managing suppliers, inventory control, expediting, logistics and delivery to meet business targets and KPI’s.

By the end of the apprenticeship you will:

·Expedite parts from Suppliers to provide emergency back order support.

·Provide logistical and operational support to ensure emergency parts are delivered on time and to the right destination.

·Order and maintain control of inventories to ensure the right parts are in the right place at the right time.

·Ensure that company parts availability targets are met through pro-active stock management.

·Manage and monitor supplier performance and relationship, maintaining purchasing requests.

·Work with suppliers systems and processes where appropriate.

·Maintain suggested daily stock orders from suppliers to maintain correct stock levels for all branches.

·Ensure all stock received is receipted and maintain daily and weekly reports to chase outstanding orders.

·Responsible for specific commodity availability, critical parts and NPI (New Product Introduction) stocking.

·Maintain parts and pricing records to ensure accuracy of parts information.

·Support all operations with parts information and queries being a key contact with named areas.

·Provide monthly reports to support key performance indicators.

·Manage inventories using ABCD classifications and Poisson calculations to control min/max, surplus and parts being returned to suppliers.

·Maintain and control supplier warranty and order discrepancy processes to ensure that Finning UK recovers its costs.

·Provide support for all CIC functions as required

·Work on a rotation to cover the operational hours to meet the business requirements and provide out of hours cover for emergency parts.

·Lead supply chain projects and initiatives to support business targets.

Carry out all administration to support stock control processes.

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