Supply Chain Planning Manager

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Ashford, Kent
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Supply Chain Planning Manager, £32 - £35k + Company Car, FMCG

Your new company
You'll be working for a leading supplier to the FMCG industry in the UK, Ireland and Europe. The company has a family of specialist businesses which are able to deliver everything a caterer needs. This company also has multi site modern offices that are easily accessible.

Your new role
You will take an active role in supporting & developing the Customer Planning team, demonstrating best practise, taking a lead-role in engaging with customers & sales where required as well as taking a line management role where appropriate. Work with Customers to ensure that bespoke product discontinuations are cleared from the Supply Chain & Distribution network within or in line with the agreed timelines or Customer contract.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have fantastic people management skills and the ability to manage up to 6 direct reports. 3 years experience working in a customer facing role as well as experience working within an FMCG business. An understanding of lean principles or other continuous improvement methodology. Six Sigma Yellow or Green Belt would be advantageous.

What you'll get in return
You will have the opportunity to work for a leading FMCG business and be offered a salary of £32,000 - £35,000 along with a company car, pension scheme and assisted private health care.

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