Supply Assistant

Job reference: 134752BR Previous
Location: Nottingham Support Office
Shift pattern: Full-time
Contract type: Permanent
Hours per week: Over 35 hours per week
Supply Assistant

We’re a world class, award-winning operation– ensuring that our customers have access to the right products at the right time in any of our stores across the UK.

If you’re ambitious, curious, numerate, love a process and can build great relationships with suppliers and stakeholders then Supply is a great place to develop your career.

Here at Boots we’re always on the lookout for great talent! We have exciting opportunities for Supply Assistants to join our Support Office Supply team based in Nottingham.

Our exciting and focused team vision is “A high performing, empowered team who through continuous improvement ensure the right stock is in the right place at the right time, enabling business goals and efficiencies”

As a Supply Assistant you will be involved in the delivery and implementation of our supply business plans.

Key Responsibilities
• Supporting the delivery of KPIs within your functional team
• Using facts and data to support delivery of their KPI’s
• Delivering day to day tasks that support their teams KPI’s with accuracy and pace
• Technical expert in their functional team, using this knowledge to deliver and improve their KPI’s
• Working with respective stakeholders to improve and deliver KPI’S
• Supporting and being part of their team, being an effective team member, embracing the vision and annual plan

What we’re looking for:

A bit about you…
• You will be able to demonstrate problem solving skills, and have experience of working with Excel
• You will have experience of working with large data sets, analysing the data and using this to inform decision making
• The ideal candidate will be process focused, with great attention to detail, have effective communication, and strong numerical skills.
• You must be proactive with a positive outlook and be able to demonstrate that you work well as part of a team and on your own initiative.
• The role at times can be challenging, demanding and fast paced therefore you must have a flexible and adaptable approach to work, be able to manage expectations of your key stakeholders and prioritise workloads accordingly and when required.
• Someone who wants to progress in Supply, this role is a junior role that is well supported to ensure career progression within Supply

A bit about us…
We’re more than just trucks and sheds here.
We’re a world class, award-winning operation– ensuring that our customers have access to the right products at the right time in any of our stores across the UK.
If you’re ambitious, can build great relationships with suppliers across the globe, and collaborate across many different departments, then Supply Chain is a great place to develop your career.

Boots UK is part of the Retail Pharmacy International Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance and is the UKs leading pharmacy-led health and beauty retailer. With over 2500 stores in the UK our purpose is to help our customers look and feel better than they ever thought possible. You can learn more by visiting

What we can offer you:
• Competitive Salary
• 25 days annual leave, plus statutory bank holidays & option to buy an additional 5 days annual leave
• Annual discretionary bonus plan
• Market leading staff discount scheme including Boots Opticians - frames and contact lenses
• Competitive company pension scheme
• Flexible benefits scheme available ranging from private medical insurance, cycle to work scheme and many more
• Onsite Staff Shop, Opticians, Gym, Costa, Canteen and Dry Cleaning
• Boots Benevolent Fund - a registered charity that can offer support to eligible current and former colleagues in the UK, as well as their immediate relatives and dependants, at times of financial hardship

Diversity and inclusion is at the centre of everything we do. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We offer a number of flexible working options to suit our colleagues’ needs including job share and part time working. Our website shows examples of colleagues enjoying different working patterns. If this interests you, please talk to us about it.

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