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Catering Ordering Manager

Job Title: Catering Ordering Manager
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London
Industry:
IT
Start Date: February 2020
Reference: AWC075
Job Published: February 06, 2020 12:20

Job Description

Job Details
Catering Ordering Manager (9 Month Secondment)
Job Title : Catering Team Location : London Euston
Salary : £28,000 Per Annum Close Date : 18-Feb-2020
Employment Type : Full or Part time :
We are recruiting for a Catering Ordering Manager on either a 9 month secondment, or 9 month fixed term basis.
 
Things are changing in the Logistics team, and it's exciting time to be a part of that change, particularly in the ordering team!
 
Solely responsible for all orders to trains being placed and forecasted the Ordering team take pride in their ability to predict changes in trend and passenger numbers, with the introduction of a new Business Intelligence Suite (Abi) there has never been a better time to help drive change and improve things.
 
Communication is a big deal at Avanti West Coast, and that's why the role of the Catering Ordering Manager will need to be committed to listening and acting on feedback from front line across the network, not just that but there should be a commitment to closing the loop on all feedback and communication offered to ensure that we as a team learn from any issues that arise.
 
You will be responsible for the ordering of all Advanced orders into our Catering third parties
You will be responsible for the placing and operating of all orders through the correct systems
You will be responsible for the admin upkeep of the ordering model and providing assistance to the Ordering team
You will be required to assist with modelling and admin tasks for projects and future thinking
Your role is crucial to ensure that costs are controlled and our stock is managed correctly by our 3PL supplier
You will forecast, place and review all orders to ensure the highest levels of availability and minimal amounts of food waste
Reporting into the Planning and Forecast Manager, you will quickly highlight any issues that need to be resolved
For more information and responsibilities please see the attached JD.
 
This role is a secondment/fixed term with the potential to be made permanent.
 
Please upload a copy of your CV with this application.