Supply Chain Assistant

Purchase and Supply Chain Birmingham, United Kingdom


Position at Connect Distribution Services Limited

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

With 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 Dyson, Whirlpool, Hotpoint, Hoover and Bosch to name a few!


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

  • Processing of planned orders and input on supplier internet web sites
  • Maintenance of supplier contact details and service level agreements
  • General administration support for stock control and coordinators
  • Reporting, creating and running of reports, maintaining of supplier performance KPI’s and exceptions
  • Meet and Greet, liaison with clients, suppliers and visitors
  • Ensure all meeting notes are up to date and outstanding actions are planned and executed
  • Department support, providing cover for other team members as and when required

As Supply Chain assistant it’s important you have:

  • 1-3 years of experience in a similar role
  • Reliable with a strong work ethic
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines set
  • IT literate in appropriate Microsoft systems including advanced excel
  • Excellent communication and telephone skills
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills with ability to assimilate information
  • Highly organised with the ability to schedule your own and others workloads
  • Ability to work on projects independently and as part of a team


What we offer:

  • Free on-site parking
  • Up to 31 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