Shenwick Recruitment Limited specialises in recruitment solutions across the sectors of Demand Planning and Supply Chain

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Shenwick Recruitment Limited specialises in recruitment solutions across the sectors of Demand Planning and Supply Chain

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Supply Chain Manager

Reference: VAC-76
Sector(s): Demand Planning, Procurement, Purchasing, Supply Chain Manager, Supply Planning
Salary: Salary negotiable
Salary Details: Dependent on experience
Town/City: Nottingham
Contract Type: Permanent

A Supply Chain Manager role available at a leading FMCG food importer and distributor. This role will manage the Demand Planning, Supply Planning and Procurement functions.

A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Supply Chain Manager to optimise all key processes, and take the Supply Chain function and performance to the next level

 

Role

  • Managing the Demand Planning, Supply Planning and Procurement functions
  • Optimising the entire Supply Chain processes
  • Reviewing and improving the supply network in terms of supplier delivery regularity and internal distribution orders
  • Dealing with all key suppliers, particularly far east suppliers
  • Managing the forecasting package and driving continual improvement in company forecasting processes and forecast variance performance
  • Management and development of key Supply Chain staff
  • Project Management of key Supply Chain projects

Candidate Requirements

  • At least 3 years experience in a Supply Chain Manager role
  • Demonstrable achievements of performance improvement in a Supply Chain environment
  • Experience of managing direct reports
  • Previous system experience in terms of using forecasting systems and ERP systems, and preferably experience in linking the two effectively, if separate SP and DP systems being used
  • Ability to communicate at all company levels
  • Supply Chain Analyst experience favourable although not essential
  • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel and Powerpoint

This is a challenging but extremely exciting role, and a real opportunity for a Supply Chain Manager to really further develop their career and have considerable influence on ways of working and company development