Supply Chain Manager

Derbyshire Permanent
  • Michael Page are currently recruiting for a Supply Chain Manager
  • For a leading manufacturing business in Derbyshire

About Our Client

My client is a leading manufacturing business based in Derbyshire

Job Description

Main role and responsibilities:

  • Strong Health and Safety mindset
  • Ability to develop and implement safety guidelines in all aspects of the supply chain
  • Ensure supply chain processes meet legal requirements and standards
  • Previous experience as a supply chain manager and 5 to 10 years of team leadership experience
  • Excellent knowledge of supply chain processes including a good working knowledge of SAP. SAP materials management (MM) warehouse management (WM) and extended warehouse management (EWM) essential. Desirable to have a good working knowledge of SAP Production planning, detailed scheduling (PPDS)
  • SAP Production planning knowledge of work centres and routings
  • Experience of planning people and machines
  • Leading a team of logistics, planners, material controllers and demand planners
  • Good working experience of production IT MES systems / IT competent
  • Previous experience in project managing and delivering change projects with IT and infrastructure
  • Budget planning, business plan development and close involvement with finance
  • Good logistics experience of inbound and outbound goods along with production logistics (line feeding)
  • Experience of dealing with material handling fleet, managing 3rd party relationships
  • Good understanding of external suppliers indirect and direct
  • Development of employees and teams
  • Previous experience of working in a matrix organisation
  • Experience of running a S&OP process and functional collaboration
  • Inventory management and experience of managing 3rd party audits
  • Budgeting, forecasting and cost centre management
  • Ability to analyse supply chain data and performance and continuously improve the results

The Successful Applicant

Candidate Requirements

  • Knowledge and experience with 6 Sigma
  • Bachelors Degree (College or university degree, preferably in Supply Chain and/or Logistics Management or Industrial Engineering is desirable) or APICS CPIM or CSCP National Certification
  • Or minimum of eight to ten years of supply chain or related experience
  • Possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Develop and deploy creative / original solutions to complex problems
  • Ability to establish and monitor policies and guidelines
  • Thorough understanding of company policies and procedures
  • Solid product knowledge
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and leadership skills.
  • Experience in inventory management and control, purchasing, parts distribution and/or supply chain/logistics is required.
  • Experience in information technology, supply chain logistics, global purchasing, operations and / or quality is desired.

What's on Offer

Competitive Salary

Giuseppe Borsellino
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