£30,000 - £34,000 / Permanent / Full Time

Reference: WS-1997

Expeditor – Engineering & Manufacturing – South Shropshire 


South Shropshire based firm with a strong international profile and world renowned products are currently looking to recruit an Expeditor into their company. Most people would be familiar with their products as they produce some of the most recognisable products in their sector with a comprehensive portfolio of products that have been market leading for some time.

As part of a sustained period of growth within the business the client wish to hire a Expeditor on a 12 month fixed term contract to provide cover whilst a key person is away from the business. The Expeditor should have a strong experience of buying and expediating within the manufacturing sector and ideally have experience working at an international level.

Day to day you will be tasked with key roles such as managing all aspects of supply and demand of  inventory control, NPI and logistics. Handling negotiation of contract and prices with suppliers, reporting non availability of spares, communication of supplier quality issues and ongoing development of the purchasing system.

Key Requirements

  • Strong background in buying within and engineering company
  • CIPS or working toward this qualification
  • Strong communication skills
  • ERP/MRP systems, ideally JD Edwards
  • Strong track record in delivering cost reduction plans

If you think that you might be a good fit for this exciting role then please get in touch immediately as the client are looking to fill this role quickly. Email your most up to date CV to or call 01584 877 677 to speak with Guy.

Whether you’re seeking a new permanent position or temporary assignment you’ll find us friendly and professional. Located in central Ludlow, Shropshire we focus on jobs in the West Midlands and UK-wide. Working Solutions has been established for 26 years and with the best jobs around we are an independent agency working hard for you.

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful however, we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities


How to apply:

Please contact Guy Bunting - Recruitment Consultant


T: 01584 877677

Reference: WS-1997