Supply Chain Manager

Merthyr Tydfil Permanent
  • Excellent opportunity to join an established business part of a Global Group
  • Newly created position covering dual site

About Our Client

My client are a specialist materials manufacturer based in South Wales, they are part of a global manufacturing group who continue to invest and grow.

Job Description

The Successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Line management responsibility for the Supply Chain team, ensuring their continued professional development and effective support to the business,
  • managing and maintaining a highly motivated team to lead on the tendering, evaluation and placement of purchase orders and contracts
  • The development of optimum relationships with suppliers and stakeholders to ensure the smooth running of contracts for the delivery of materiel and services, to include annual reviews with key suppliers
  • The end to end procurement process from planning, setting of procurement requirements, issuing of tenders through to evaluation, selection & contract award and coordinates the internal sign off
  • Development and maintenance of robust processes, procedures and systems for the effective and efficient delivery of Supply Chain activities
  • Delivering the agreed plan and develop departmental capabilities to ensure it meets all the needs of the business in terms of providing these services at an optimum cost, delivered to customers, on time delivery
  • Inventory planning, managing parameters and policies within the boundaries set
  • Maintaining the production schedule with sufficient material flow
  • Identifying critical success factors and implement key KPI's to measure and monitor performance and improvements

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will:

  • Have previous experience as a supply chain manager with direct people management
  • Demonstrate experience of forecasting, planning and performance management
  • Have a proven ability to lead and motivate a team in an extremely busy and fast paced environment
  • Posses Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Have experience in an end to end supply chain role ideally with MCIPS

What's on Offer

Good salary and benefits

Scott Taylor
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+44 292 064 2032

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Scott Taylor
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+44 292 064 2032
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