Supply Chain Co-ordinator

Purchase and Supply Chain Birmingham, United Kingdom


Position at Connect Distribution Services Limited

Here at CDSL, our aim is to be the first choice for home appliance after sales service, spare parts and accessories.

With over fifty years of experience, We are the largest independent home appliance and spare parts distribution organisation within the UK working with a number of household brands including Whirlpool, Hotpoint, Hoover and Bosch to name a few!

We have an exciting opportunity for a Supply chain coordinator to join our ever expanding business. As a Supply Chain coordinator, the role will involve:

    • To pro-actively manage the Supply Chain order book
    • Ensure all purchase orders are sent and received by suppliers
    • Ensure all parts have correct delivery information
    • Confirm all orders within 48 hours
    • Liaising with suppliers for exact ETA dates
    • Manage line fulfilment to 97% for stock lines
    • Manage orders with Suppliers, liaising with revenue streams of delays, cancelling orders if required
  • Develop relationships with suppliers, challenge suppliers to find resolutions when dates are delayed

As Supply Chain co-ordinator it’s important you have:

  • Previous supply chain/purchase experience
  • Reliable with a strong work ethic
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines set
  • IT literate in appropriate Microsoft systems including advanced excel
  • Good negotiation and influencing skills
  • Excellent communication and telephone skills
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines set
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills with ability to assimilate information
  • Ability to problem solve


What we offer:

  • Free on-site parking
  • Up to 33 days annual leave (including bank holidays)
  • Pension scheme
  • Access to over 250 discounts including high street and online shopping, travel, technology, entertainment, food and drink and many more via Perkbox
  • Potential to win access to Football tickets for Birmingham City home games
  • Staff discounts on all products