Focus Management

Supply Chain Manager, London

£65000 - £82000 per annum + Car and Bonus
18 Nov 2016
07 Dec 2016
Colette Nichols
Contract Type
Full Time

As the Supply Chain Manager you will have the opportunity to implement a new Supply Chain system giving real value to a multi-site operation.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Supply Chain Manager, working within a growing Food Manufacturing business. The client is keen to attract applicants that have a breadth of experience in Planning and Purchasing (Stock control) and understand best practice within the Supply chain.

As part of the key objectives this role would project manage a new planning system and be at the forefront of driving this change within the Business. This role is focused on customer service and capacity utilisation to ensure profitability is fully optimised across a multi-site operation. This will involve evaluating the current operating systems and looking at implementing new systems to work within this complex business.

There is real opportunity to add value in the Supply Chain as it is a key area that drives the business. The successful applicant will have a passion for Business Planning and Site Stock Control and look to lead this across a multi-site operation.

This position will look at capacity models that link to the business capacity model, to ensure that customer opportunities and efficiencies are reviewed. As the Supply Chain Manager you will work with key retailers on significant projects throughout the year. You will also be reviewing major milestones and identifying opportunities and threats, whilst working with Commercial and Manufacturing teams to further develop the Supply Chain.

As the Supply Chain Manager you will sit on the Senior team and bring your specialist knowledge to the site management teams, providing timely and accurate information to influence the overall business agenda.

Key requirements of the role:

  • Experience of managing Planning and Purchasing (Stock Control) teams
  • Excellent planning knowledge - understanding 'what good look likes' in an FMCG manufacturing arena.
  • The client is keen to look at candidates from Food, FMCG sectors etc.
  • Leading and motivating a team to deliver against personal and business targets
  • Ability to influence internal teams and the Customer
  • Ability to deliver clear presentations suitable for different audiences
  • Excellent analytical and numerical capability

The client is on a change journey and this is a key role as part of that change programme. This is an excellent opportunity for an established Supply Chain Manager.

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REF. CCN13746 By Focus Management

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