New purchasing assistant
The latest appointment by hardware distributor Carl F Groupco is purchasing assistant Kelly Platten, whose roles include assisting in the management of £3 million worth of stock to provide a next day delivery service for customers.
Reporting to purchasing manager Lisa Davy, Kelly will be trained in the company’s purchasing processes including Carl F Groupco’s MRP production planning, scheduling, and inventory control system. She will also use Syspro Enterprise Resource Planning software that enables Carl F Groupco to optimise its inventory, excel in customer service and meet stringent compliance regulations.
Working alongside another purchasing assistant, Kelly will play an important role in a team that offers expertise sourcing high quality hardware for inclusion in the company’s catalogue of over 7,000 product lines.
Kelly’s previous work experience includes a purchasing assistant role in a manufacturing organisation and purchasing co-ordinator for a packaging company.