UK Demand and Supply Planning Manager

Manchester Permanent £50,000 - £60,000
  • Join an international organisation with a solid order book
  • Have the opportunity to build on a already successful operation

About Our Client

My client is a well established, global market leader in their field and continue to invest in their people, infrastructure, and operation to ensure sustainable growth. The UK operation is the biggest within the portfolio with further growth opportunities.

Job Description

As the UK Demand and Supply Planning Manager you will:

  • Engage and support the team to help meet the demanding order book. This will include reviewing job briefs, introduce further training, and highlighting opportunity for succession planning
  • Build a relationship with the commercial and operational teams in Manchester to enable a clear view on the business capability.
  • Be accountable for the systems and data, highlighting opportunities to improve performance and remove non-value add activity
  • Work with the commercial teams to understand the potential of catalogue / SKU rationalisation, challenging on stock levels and policy
  • Encourage a customer centric approach, and build an agile supply chain to respond
  • Build dash board reporting to create visibility

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Already operating as a UK Demand and Supply Planning Manager in a medium / high SKU distribution environment
  • Demonstrate a track record of team develop, increasing engagement and performance
  • Be able to influence senior stakeholders, gaining credibility by applying a solution led approach
  • Proven in the management of a global supply base
  • Used to supporting multiple customer channels
  • Competent in the use of ERP systems, ideally SAP

What's on Offer

circa £60,000 + package

Jonathan Weller
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+44 161 829 0388

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Jonathan Weller
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