Head of Supply Chain

GBP90000 - GBP100000 per annum + car, bonus, pension, health
02 Jan 2013
09 Jan 2013
Peter Hobson
Contract Type
Full Time
Role Title - Head of Supply Chain - Interim or Permanent

Role Profile
Our client, a leading FMCG manufacturer is looking for a Head of Planning. Reporting to the UK General Manager, responsibilities include:
Direct Management of logistics, supply, demand and order fulfilment
Manage short and long term supply chain planning
Develop and deliver an Inventory Control Strategy to meet working capital targets
Sit on Senior Leadership Team to drive operational performance and capability
Ensure that a robust and effective continuous improvement process is in place across all supply chain processes

Skills & Experience

Strong S&OP and supply chain transformation experience
Blue Chip FMCG Manufacturing experience
Degree educated (or have equivalent qualifications)
High level of commercial acumen
Demonstrate a strong leadership style together with highly developed interpersonal, negotiating and influencing skills
Confident, disciplined and tenacious
Significant experience of working with and developing third party manufacturers
Experience of managing a multi-functional team
Experience of leading change projects

Client information
Our client is a leading FMCG Manufacturing business.

£90,000 to £100,000 + car + benefits.

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