Supply Chain & Logistics Manager

Derbyshire Permanent £60,000 - £75,000 per year
  • Brand new Supply Chain & Logistics Manager opportunity, based in Derbyshire
  • High-growth FMCG manufacturing organisation - v. impressive facilities!

About Our Client

My client are a well-established organisation in the FMCG manufacturing industry - operating on an international scale.

They are looking to recruit a dynamic Supply Chain & Logistics Manager to join their Derbyshire based team and spearhead their journey through high growth and transformation.

Job Description

As Supply Chain & Logistics Manager, you'll play a pivotal role in driving process implementation, efficiency, agility, and innovation. From optimising logistics to enhancing supply chain planning strategies, your expertise will be instrumental in building a seamless operations amidst their rapid expansion.

  • Establishes performance metrics for measurement, comparison, or evaluation of factors affecting the supply chain
  • Develops and maintains detailed inventories of materials and supplies located in the company and in the factory
  • Ensuring compliance with IFS standards
  • Maintains required quantity of supplies and materials to optimise production
  • Analyses current inventories and procedures; suggests improvements to increase efficiency of supply chain and profitability for the company
  • Identifies optimal shipment and transportation routes with attention to consolidation of warehousing and distribution
  • Negotiates prices for raw material and delivery with suppliers, vendors, and/or shipping companies
  • Participates as an advisory member of the product development team, providing information and guidance on availability and cost of supplies and materials
  • Acts as part of the team coordinating engineering changes, product line extension, or new product launches to ensure timely and orderly material and production flow transitions.

The Successful Applicant

  • End-to-end supply chain and logistics leadership experience, gained within FMCG manufacturing organisations
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills with a proven ability to create and maintain positive working relationships with vendors, suppliers, shippers, and customers
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Profound SAP knowledge
  • Driving license for industrial trucks (preferred)

What's on Offer

  • Up to £75,000 plus package
  • 5% employer pension contribution, private healhcare, product allowance
  • Opportunity to lead and develop a team, operating within the FMCG industry
  • Exposure to international supply chain operations
  • Commitment to sustainability and ethical practices

We welcome all interested applicants to seize this exciting opportunity and apply to join this Derbyshire based organisation.

Holly Antonia Butler
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Phone number
+44 115 948 6493

Job summary

Job function
Procurement & Supply Chain
Supply Chain Management
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Contract type
Consultant name
Holly Antonia Butler
Consultant phone
+44 115 948 6493
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