MUC-OFF LTD - POOLE
Job Type: Full-Time

 

 

About Muc-Off

Muc-Off was founded in 1994 and are now the leading supplier of specialist cycling cleaning and maintenance products in the UK. Following 5 years of explosive growth the company is expanding fast into the European, Asian and North American markets focusing on its core categories of cycling, motorcycle and Athlete performance products.

This is a great time to be part of this rapidly growing, truly innovative British business as we embark on new territories and sectors, whilst growing our brand presence across core bicycle and motorbike markets. In what is a truly results-driven culture; the rewards and career development opportunities are second to none.


About the role

To be a key member of the Procurement Team at Muc-Off. Every day, actively contributing and supporting the Operations Team by always ensuring components and product availability in line with the Company target levels. To participate in overall business success, demonstrating efficient and pro-active supplier management. To reinforce the Procurement Team structure, through the knowledge and experience share.

 

Key responsibilities

What we’re looking for

  • Nurturing and management of relationships with the key suppliers, to negotiate the best prices for the Company, based on production requirements through the MRP system
  • Monitoring business trends and product availability to pay the best price for company goods and services without sacrificing quality or delivery times
  • Maintaining optimum componentry and product stock levels in line with the Company targets
  • Liaising closely with key company employees to determine component and product requirements
  • Creating Purchase Orders and issuing to suppliers once approved. Ensuring all suppliers Order Acknowledgments/Confirmations are matching with PO details
  • Proactive management of open orders and delivery dates with suppliers based on the actual demand and production requirements. Advising all relevant stakeholders of any delays promptly
  • Ensuring correct supplier payment terms are maintained, including liaising with an Accounts Team regarding account status and payments
  • Managing QCD performance of suppliers (late delivery, quality issues, damages, price issues), ensuring suitable corrective and preventative actions are implemented
  • Maintenance of system master data including suppliers, materials, pricing etc
  • Managing the discontinuation or change in product specification through the system
  • Ongoing promotion of continuous improvement on existing supply chain, systems and processes throughout the Business
  • Adhere to all Muc-Off Health, Safety and Environmental Policies
  • Carry out any reasonable tasks requested by a Director or Member of the Management Team


Must-haves

  • At least 2 years in a similar role, ideally within an FMCG environment
  • Experience in sourcing from Far East supplier base – including effective vendor management
  • Experience of SAP (or other MRP systems) and all Microsoft Office applications
  • Self-motivated and result driven, able to work independently within and beyond the scope of responsibility
  • Able to build and maintain effective and productive relationships with key stakeholders and suppliers globally
  • A team player who thrives in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Strong analytical and business acumen skills with ability to present key findings in a clear way


Desirable

  • SAP Business One experience
  • Knowledge and understanding of SLA and Product Supply Agreement set up and management
  • Supplier pricing negotiation techniques
  • Supplier base optimisation
  • Ability to create and develop value-add situations within managed supplier base


What we can offer

  • Competitive Salary
  • 33 days holiday, inclusive of UK bank holidays
  • Early finish on a Friday
  • Excellent staff discount on Muc-Off products
  • Headspace – full access to the meditation app
  • Fresh fruit and biscuits each day
  • Chill out areas, showers and a secure area to store your bike
  • Pension contributions
  • Training and personal development
  • An awesome opportunity to work with a local and widely recognised Brand
  • A cool, casual and fully branded-up working environment where staff indulge their passions for cycling and fitness
  • Brilliant social events

     

    How to apply

    To apply for the role, please email a copy of your CV to recruitment@muc-off.com.