Role details

Supply Chain Manager

Lancashire   •   £50,000 - £60,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Proven track record in Change Management
  • End to End Supply Chain Responsibility

About Our Client

A Manufacturing Business in the Lancashire area, who are looking for a Supply Chain Manager.

Job Description

The role will consist of the following:

  • Responsible for all Logistics, Planning and Procurement activities for the company.
  • Co-ordinating with production to ensure customer's needs are met.
  • Managing planning and logistics teams, ensuring all training and development needs are met.
  • Leading all meetings relevant to demand planning, production planning, supplier management and Logistics.
  • Responsible for continuous improvement of the planning and logistics processes.
  • Managing all S&OP related reduction activities with sales.

The Successful Applicant

Ideally, the candidate will consist of the following:

  • Strong interpersonal and coaching skills. Ability to manage through leadership, empowerment and delegation with the ability to introduce change and motivate others to follow.
  • "Can do" approach, with a readiness to find Solutions to a variety of operational challenges
  • The ability to manage a global supply chain, develop a strategy, and execute on an operational level benefiting both internal and external customers
  • Proven Project Management ability & able to work confidently using own initiative.
  • Proficient in the use of Supply Chain Management tools/systems. Operational strength in one or more of Demand Forecasting/Demand Planning, Supply Planning, External Supply Management, Materials Procurement
  • High level customer focus with excellent communication skills. Proven capability in building strong relationships with key stakeholders and multiple interfaces, self-motivated with the ability to prioritise key tasks and manage resources effectively.
  • Ability to drive continuous improvement across the Supply Chain.
  • Advanced excel skills (V-lookups, pivot tables)
  • Excellent commercial awareness and knowledge
  • A proven ability of working with a senior management team to achieve collective company goals
  • Capable of supporting a growing business with the ability to adjust according to changing business objectives.
  • Excellent attention to detail

What's on Offer

Circa £50k+package

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