Supply Chain Manager

Location
North West London
Salary
GBP40000 - GBP47000 per annum +
Posted
12 Jun 2017
Closes
29 Jun 2017
Ref
13822758/001
Contact
Thomas Haynes
Specialist Area
Operations, Supply chain
Job Level
Manager
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Have you got end to end Supply Chain experience? Do you want to lead and develop a team? Do you want to play a critical role in a successful and growing business? If so, please read on!

Client Details

Our client is a leading importer of specialist construction materials, based in North West London. The business is going from strength to strength, and are now looking for someone to join the team as a Supply Chain Manager.

Description

The Supply Chain Manager will play a critical role within the business, reporting directly into the MD and leading the Supply Chain team.

You will coach and develop the team, co-ordinating their activities and driving continual performance and process improvement.

Specifically, the role will cover:

  • Collaborating with the Sales Director to understand future demand
  • Overseeing order management and customer service
  • Working with suppliers and logistics providers to ensure that the orders are fulfilled on time, in full
  • Managing inventory levels to ensure maximum availability, whilst also keeping a close eye on cash flow
  • Looking for ways to improve Supply Chain processes, and reduce cost

Profile

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • A background in end to end Supply Chain (forecasting, supply planning, logistics/import, inventory management, order management)
  • People leadership experience
  • Strong stakeholder management - ability to work effectively with senior stakeholders (including MD and Sales Director)
  • Highly analytical and good with systems (particularly Excel)

Job Offer

This role is based in North West London, and pays between £40k and £47k (depending on experience) plus benefits.