Livestock and Procurement Coordinator

Location Shropshire
Discipline: Agriculture, Farming, Food & Fresh Produce
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££25000 - £27000 per annum
Contact name: Kate Moxon

Contact email:
Job ref: 16443 AB_1699004246
Published: 8 months ago
Startdate: ASAP
Client: Agricultural and Farming Jobs

Livestock and Procurement Coordinator
Vacancy Ref: 16443 AB

About Us:
Supplier of assured British beef products to retailers, butchers and food service professionals across the EU.

The Job:
An exciting position is available for a Livestock and Procurement Coordinator to join the team.

Job Responsibilities:
Ambassador for the business, representing the brand and actively promoting effective working relationships with suppliers.

Ensure efficient running of internal haulage, whilst exploring opportunities to expand driving department.

Ensure the smooth flow of livestock from the procurement to lairage stage.

Working closely with the procurement manager to maintain a consistent supply of cattle to deliver customer expectations.

Ensure all livestock arrives to site in a timely manner, preventing the downtime of production.

Handling phone calls in a professional manner.

Managing the procurement diary.

Creating reports to feedback information to management and procurement staff, competent in Microsoft Packages.

Tracking the trends of suppliers and aiding the growth of the supply chain.

Ensure maintenance of vehicles: services, MOT, fuel purchasing.

Completing daily run sheet.

Take part in ongoing training and development to progress in your role.

Be accountable, approachable and punctual at all times.

Participate in team meetings, producing presentations for senior management as required.

Work closely with the procurement team to coordinate business needs, ensuring haulage is as efficient and cost effective as possible.

Willingness to learn and think outside the box.

£25,000 - £27,000


Candidate Requirements:
Excellent communication skills and able to communicate effectively within the department.

Excellent attention to detail.

Can work well within a team environment and under pressure.

The ability to manage the day to day whilst challenging the norm in a positive and constructive mindset.

Good understanding of Agricultural standards/expectations.

Customer service experience.

Proficient in Excel.

Desirable but not essential to have experience with PowerBI.

How to apply:

Please click on the APPLY NOW button.

Please send your CV to; Angel Bains - Senior Recruitment Resourcer.

We thank all applicants who apply for this role. However, please be advised that only those short listed for an interview will be contacted. Please be assured that your job application will be managed in complete confidence and your personal details will not be passed to any third party without your prior permission. Established in 2013, Agricultural and Farming Jobs provide outstanding recruitment head-hunting and job advertising services. We are the trusted recruitment partner of choice to industry leading organisations across the UK and Internationally. We recruit specifically for all roles within the sectors of: Agriculture, Farming, Horticulture, Food and Fresh Produce, Vet, Pet and Animal Health, Agrochemicals, Fertilisers and Seeds, Software and Technology, Machinery, Technical and Engineering and specialist Education.