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Supply Chain
North Wales- Deeside
Contract type
Temporary - Part time

Here at Iceland we’re different. We care. We’re not a dull stuffy corporate. We’re one big team. A diverse group of people who get stuck in and work together. We have a fantastic opportunity for a  Supply Chain Planner to work within the International department based at Iceland’s Head Office in Deeside for a 6 month fixed term period on a 25 hour contract.  

Purpose of Role:

To support our Republic Of Ireland stores and suppliers; ensuring the successful delivery of the agreed KPI’s.

Escalation of supply issues likely to affect business trading performance.

To identify and implement opportunities to improve service and / or reduce costs.

Key Accountabilities:

  • To achieve on-shelf customer availability = > target.
  • To manage Supplier base in terms of product availability and on time fulfilment of orders.
  • To support the International Team Leader at all times.
  • To follow best practice and to highlight areas of best practice that need reviewing.
  • To develop and maintain close working relationships with the wider Supply Chain Department.
  • To communicate in a clear, concise and timely manner to all key contacts.
  • To take appropriate and timely decisions that complement our customer’s requirements.
  • To raise / generate ideas that will benefit the results of the team.
  • Build and develop relationships with suppliers, internal and external colleagues.

Key Result Areas:

 Expected Deliverables:

  • Consistent and improving results in areas of responsibility.
  • Positive contribution to team in both actions and words.
  • To provide information / knowledge relating to areas of responsibility.
  • To fully support International Team Leader in team deliverables.
  • To maintain product status integrity on an ongoing and up to date basis.
  • To develop ways of working with both internal and external colleagues.

Technical Skills:

  • PC Literate with experience of Excel is essential, Word and Access to an advanced level desirable.
  • Experience of replenishment systems.
  • Experience of warehouse systems.
  • Experience of JDA replacement systems would be beneficial


  • Substantial experience within Stock Management environment.
  • Knowledge and experience of automated replenishment systems.
  • Proven capability strengths.
  • Strong positive behavioural characteristics.
  • Results orientated.
  • Customer focused.
  • 12 months’ supply chain experience would be preferable.

Make a difference to your career, we expect a lot but you’ll get a lot back in return. We will help you grow and develop your career and give you the freedom to show that you really care.

 Alongside this we can offer you:

  • A very competitive salary with an excellent benefits package,
  • 25 days holiday, plus 8 days bank holiday,
  • 10% store discount, 30% club individual restaurant discount,
  • Free parking onsite,
  • Double discount weeks,
  • Highly subsidised restaurant onsite with our own Michelin Star Chef!
  • Subsidised Costa onsite,
  • Discounted gym membership,
  • Charity fundraising events,
  • Educational sponsorship,
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity leave,
  • Long service awards,
  • Reward & recognition,
  • Online discounts at over 150 retailers and cashback on shopping, holidays, insurance and more!

Be Proud. Be brave. Be everything that makes us different. Be Iceland.

If this sounds like you and you want to expand your career, please apply directly and a member of the recruitment team will get back to you.

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