Direct Sourcing Coordinator

Fresh Recruits
30 Apr 2019
28 May 2019
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Direct Sourcing Coordinator
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Location: Christchurch, Dorset + some international travel
Salary: DOE

We have an exciting opportunity for a highly organised Direct Sourcing Coordinator to join our client's Global Sourcing Team. This role will be based in Christchurch, Dorset with some international travel.

About the role:

As Directing Sourcing Coordinator, you will be supporting the Head of Global Sourcing as well as the wider buying team. You will help to develop new company own brand products & manage the existing portfolio of own brand products.

The role involves working closely with international suppliers and agents as well as in house teams such as buying, supply chain, Artwork/Packaging, Marketing and Ecommerce. The role requires key strengths in Project Management, communication across all levels, some product knowledge. You'll have full accountability for the running of your own projects and targets.

About you:

  • Previous experience of working within either a Sourcing, Supply Chain or Buying department
  • Commercial awareness
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong organisation & administration skills
  • Used to working to tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail & accuracy
  • Confident communication skills at all levels
  • Computer literate, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Internet etc
  • Good interpersonal skills


  • Competitive salary
  • 25% Discount Card
  • Free Onsite Parking
  • 33 days holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays with an increase each holiday year
  • Company pension contribution
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Colleague Wellness Programme
  • A creative working environment
  • Outdoor Meeting Space
  • Colleague Social Events throughout the year including Summer and Christmas Parties

Ref: 9111

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