Shipping and Purchasing Executive

starting from €17,000  |  Malta

A new job opportunity as a Purchasing & Shipping Executive is now available within the food industry. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Monitoring of stocks and sales trends
  •  Placing orders with suppliers, after verifying required volumes and specifications,detailing price, quality, quantity, delivery date and any special arrangements which may be necessary.
  •  Ensuring that an adequate supply of material is present at all times and avoid excessive stock holding
  •  Organizing the delivery of orders by evaluating different transport or shipping alternatives in terms of cost, time and reliability
  •  Following up orders and communicating with all departments concerned the expected delivery dates.
  • Be responsible for  product costings and pricing, as well as any internal and external communication regarding products
  •  Keeping abreast with customs procedures and related legislation which may influence the price and timely delivery of purchased merchandise
  •  Coordinating customs clearing and forwarding of merchandise

Skill-sets and Requirements

  • Able to adhere to strict deadlines
  • Organized and possess an eye for detail
  • Good negotiation skills 
  • Computer literate and Proficient in use of Excel 

Education & Experience

  • Experience in a similar role would be advantageous
  • Fluency in written and spoken English 

Job Reference: QQ135

  • Primary job focus
  • Job type
    Full Time
  • Employment level
  • Employer industry
    Shipping, Transport & Logistics
  • Languages
    English, Maltese

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