Role details

Supply Chain Manager

Lancashire   •   £60,000 - £70,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Previous experience in End-to-End Supply Chain Operations
  • Ability to design and implement S&OP on a European scale

About Our Client

A Global Manufacturing Business in Lancashire, who require a Head of Supply Chain.

Job Description

  • The role of Head of Supply Chain will oversee the following:

  • Manage the supply chain function, including creation of medium and long term development plans and management of day-to-day planning activities to meet the needs of the customer base and the business
  • Develop a succession plan that ensures all key management roles within your area have succession candidates and development plans that will drive internal replacement where necessary
  • Support the warehouse manager to assess appropriate material handling equipment needs and staffing levels to load, unload, move, or store materials.
  • Enable Purchasing team to appraise vendor manufacturing ability through on-site visits and measurements
  • Monitor forecasts and quotas to identify changes or to determine their effect on supply chain activities.
  • Design or implement plant warehousing strategies for production materials or finished products
  • Design or implement supply chains that support business strategies adapted to changing market conditions, new business opportunities, or cost reduction strategies
  • Drive the Sales and Operations Plan (S&OP), including overseeing the creation of the S&OP plan, chairing the S&OP meeting and execution of the agreed plan.

The Successful Applicant

Ideally, the candidate will have the following background:

  • SAP skills are essential in this role
  • Proven track record in end-to-end supply chain
  • strategic design and implementation of S&OP
  • logistics management
  • purchasing management
  • shipping management
  • planning management

What's on Offer

Circa. £70k+package

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