Supply Chain Manager

Cheshire Permanent £55,000 - £60,000
  • Join an international organisation with a solid order book
  • Newly created UK role with full autonomy

About Our Client

Our client are global multinational plastics manufacturing supporting a wide range of industries. Following a strategic review they have decided to invest in key development areas of the business, the UK receiving a significant budget for CAPEX, headcount, and process development. They are a SAP driven organisation, and are rolling out the system to the UK earlier 2022.

Job Description

As the Supply Chain Manager you will:

  • Map out the E2E supply chain currently in place, and work with stakeholders (internal & external) to evaluate expectations and capability to support a redesign and development of the function. This will include inbound and out bound logistics, planning (supply, production, and demand), and warehouse functions across multiple sites in the UK
  • Engage with the current team to understand capability and skill sets. This will include the introduction of appraisals, training support, and performance management
  • Be an integral role for the SAP role out acting as the functional lead
  • Drive the change management required to introduce new working practices into the business, gaining support from site GM's, and their teams to sell the benefit
  • Build a network with the sites internationally to share best practice, and gain leverage where possible.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate will be:

  • A proven Supply Chain Manager working within a plastics manufacturer covering inbound and out bound logistics, planning (supply, production, and demand), and warehouse functions
  • A credible business leader who can demonstrate team engagement, strong influencing skills, and be an active member of the UK leadership team
  • Proven in effective change management
  • A working knowledge of ERP systems (ideally SAP), and implementation exposure
  • Proven within multi-site operations

What's on Offer

circa £60K basic + package

Jonathan Weller
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