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 Project Manager

Reference: VAC-62
Sector(s): Demand Planning, Project Management, S&OP, Supply Chain Manager
Salary: £ 40,000 Per Annum
Town/City: Leicester
Contract Type: Permanent

My client, an automotive manufacturer based near Leicester, urgently require an experienced Supply Chain Project Manager to drive a key ERP implementation programme.

 

Role Requirements

  • Work with the business transformation project team to implement a new ERP system
  • Head up the implementation of the company S&OP process
  • Define all S&OP requirements and engage all key stakeholders in this process
  • Analyse current Demand Planning performance and build this process into the overall S&OP procedures
  • Optimise all S&OP processes from forecast through manufacturing to sales performance vs forecast accuracy
  • Review current KPIs and implement new KPIs to establish and analyse the overall S&OP process
  • Assist with testing of the new ERP system and ensure that the new system is fit for purpose. Implement and review a system action plan specifically for S&OP procedures

Candidate Requirements

  • Experienced S&OP professional, preferably with Project Management experience in S&OP
  • Change management experience
  • Demonstrable experience in leading Supply Chain projects and successfully implementing new systems
  • ERP system implementation desirable
  • Sound knowledge of all areas of S&OP 
  • Expertise in forecasting methodology and Demand/Supply Planning
  • Good communicator
  • Experience in facilitating group workshops in a Supply Chain environment
  • Advanced Excel and Powerpoint skills
  • Open minded in terms of process possibilities but with the tenacity to ensure that company requirements are not compromised

 

This is an excellent opportunity to participate in a key business project and to lead an S&OP implementation that will transform most ways of working for this business.

Company benefits include 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays, childcare vouchers and pension scheme