Role details

Supply Chain Manager

West Yorkshire   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Growing SME Business in West Yorkshire
  • Experienced Supply Chain manager - S&OP, Inventory management

About Our Client

Growing SME business on W. Yorkshire seeking a Supply Chain Manager for a newly created role.

Job Description

As Supply Chain Manager you will be responsible for the following areas:

  • To manage the full end to end Supply Chain management process.
    • Provide professional support to all stakeholders in managing suppliers and continuity of supply
    • Focus on the working capital effect of stock holding and ensuring this is a key metric for the organisation
    • Ensure accurate demand forecasts are maintained, both for the UK and Europe, in order to best inform future buying requirements
    • Optimise inventory holding per key product area whilst maintaining strong customer service levels
    • Minimise obsolescence
    • Embed a continuous improvement culture within supply chain and allocate appropriate resources to drive forward improvements projects as required
  • To establish, develop and sustain excellent relationships with our main finished goods suppliers to ensure effective supplier performance at all times, in turn leading to reduced safety stock holding. This will lead to some overseas travel to key EU suppliers.
  • Formulate a plan and develop relationships with key customers (UK wholesalers and EU distributors) to better understand stock 'in the channel'
  • Manage 3rd party logistics and internal warehouse operations and ensure effective key performance parameters in place to monitor OTIF, warehouse utilisation and accuracy of stock records.

The Successful Applicant

The successful Supply Chain Manager will have experience in setting up and managing:

  • S&OP processes
  • Inventory management systems
  • Purchasing and supplier management

What's on Offer

Excellent salary & package

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