Supply Chain Manager - Consumer

Location
London
Salary
GBP45000 - GBP48000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted
21 Sep 2017
Closes
21 Oct 2017
Ref
13860971/001
Contact
Thomas Haynes
Specialist Area
Supply chain
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Do you have strong Planning, Inventory Management and Logistics experience? Have you got a track record of leading and developing a team? Do you want to develop your career in a fast-growing division of an international, people-focused business?

Client Details

Our client are a marketing-leading, international FMCG organisation - based in London - who are currently developing a new (and so far very successful!) range of products. They are now looking for someone to spearhead this growth from a Supply Chain point of view - managing the Planning, Inventory Management and Logistics from a UK perspective.

Description

The Supply Chain Manager will:

  • Lead the Supply Chain team (3 people) - training, developing and supporting their success
  • Be accountable for Planning, Inventory Management and Logistics for the UK market
  • Work with the wider regional teams to drive broader Supply Chain performance
  • Lead Supply Chain projects to ensure performance improvement and Supply Chain development

Profile

The Supply Chain Manager will require:

  • Experience in fast-paced, ideally international Supply Chain environment (FMCG experience highly desirable)
  • A demonstrable track record of managing and developing people
  • Strong knowledge of Planning, Inventory Management and Logistics (NPD launch projects would be a plus)
  • Excellent Excel skills (SAP advantageous, but not essential)
  • Ability to delegate, but also to get hands-on
  • Strong communication and influencing skills
  • The drive to make an impact and play a key part in a crucial part of the business

Job Offer

The Supply Chain Manager will be based in London and earn between £45,000 and £48,000 (dependent on experience), plus bonus and benefits.