Supply Chain and Logistics Manager

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Shropshire
Salary
GBP50000.00 - GBP65000.00 per annum +
Posted
23 Feb 2018
Closes
23 Mar 2018
Ref
3230661
Contact
Frederica Robbins
Specialist Area
Supply chain
Job Level
Manager
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Head of Supply Chain Job Opportunity - £65k


Your new company

You will be working for an established, expanding manufacturing organisation based in the Shropshire area that prides themselves on their reputation for quality within their market. This position has a future board level opportunity.

Your new role

Within this role, you will be managing all supply chain activities across the business, including full responsibility for two UK distribution sites and all logistics operations. In this role you will work to effectively manage and develop supplier relationships. You will manage the scheduling of parts between the UK and European sites as well as communicating project plans and processes to the UK distribution team. Another key element of the role is to help develop the planning system within the business to help ensure that the demand plan sits in like with the planning process. You will have key operational contact between the UK and European DC's and will co-ordinate and manage stock levels on each UK site.

What you'll need to succeed

In order to succeed in this role, you will have experience of managing a supply chain function as well as logistics change projects and warehouse operations within the manufacturing industry. You will have had full responsibility for multi-site operations, and will have strong management skills. You will have strong influencing, organisation and planning skills. As an individual you will have excellent commercial acumen with a proven success of managing supplier performance and negotiations of commercial terms and conditions.

What you'll get in return

In return you will receive a competitive salary of up to £65k, with additional benefits. These include:

  • 5% Pension
  • Bupa
  • Acorn rewards
  • Performance related bonus


What you need to do now

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