Materials Planning Director - Global FMCG business

West London Permanent £80,000 - £100,000
  • Senior leadership position within a global FMCG business
  • International raw materials experience is preferred

About Our Client

My client is one of the fastest growing FMCG businesses in the country. Globally they are exceeding customers expectations and one of the biggest names in the industry. They are seeking a Materials Director to join the team in an opportunity not to be missed!

Job Description

In this Materials Leadership role, you will be responsible for all aspects of Raw Materials across EMEA. This role has a large spend and significant impact on the P&L through ensuring Materials availability to meet EMEA's high growth and mitigating variable costs. Key responsibilities include, but not limited too;

  • Provide leadership to the department and wider teams, to control and manage, coach and develop direct reports and transform and sustain to high performing team that delivers continuous improvement
  • Lead materials strategy implementation
  • Ensure thorough KPIs and audit effective Purchase Order lifecycle processes and management.
  • Ensure strong communication between the team and all stakeholders to facilitate exchange of information to implement change and improvements.
  • Co-lead with Directors of Planning & Supply roll out of S&OP governance on Strategic and Affordable Brands, actions required, driving a culture of accountability.
  • Generate MRP Requirements and conduct periodic supply reviews with key suppliers

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will be an experienced Materials Planning leader with deep knowledge of materials planning in EMEA .Hard-working and motivated individual with the highest level of integrity to join our Operations team.

  • Understanding of the special challenges presented by a complex and dynamic product matrix
  • Strong leadership skills with proven expertise of leadership and management skills including senior managers with the ability to optimise team performance and development.
  • Experience of planning for international markets in EMEA.

What's on Offer

On offer is;

  • Fast-paced environment with heavy responsibility and the opportunity for growth
  • Competitive salary package
  • Car allowance
  • Strong Bonus
  • Flexible working environment
Jayden duBois
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Phone number
+44 207 269 2106

Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Supply Chain Management
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
West London
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Consultant name
Jayden duBois
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2106
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