Taking stock

Carl F Groupco has appointed Kelly Platten as a new purchasing assistant.

Kelly will assist 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 which is designed to enable Carl F Groupco to optimise its inventory, excel in customer service and meet stringent compliance regulations.

Working alongside another purchasing assistant, Kelly will reportedly play an important role in a team which 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. Her qualifications include an AAT Level 2 in Accountancy, Advanced levels in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and a General Business Administration Qualification.