Supply Chain Manager

Recruiter
Pearson Whiffin Recruitment Ltd
Location
Maidstone
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Supply Chain Manager / £30k / outskirts of Maidstone My client is a fantastic and established business based on the outskirts of Maidstone. They are currently looking for an experienced Supply Chain Manager to join them on a full time, permanent basis. This role requires a strong, organised and meticulous person with commercial awareness who is looking to take full ownership of the department and is able to offer an accountable, responsible approach. Duties include: * Coordinating the sourcing and purchasing * Managing supplier relationships * Focusing on cost reduction through effective negotiation * Inventory management * Maintaining minimum/maximum stock levels to ensure the business is able to respond quickly to any changes in customer demand * Analysing data and producing reports * Working with Sales to maximise sales opportunities and minimise the impact of any stock out situations * Co-managing the Stock Controller You must have experience in a similar role, excellent communication and organisation skills. You will be highly numerate with a meticulous attention to detail and great time management skills. You will also be an assertive person, who enjoys problem solving and isn't afraid to present ideas. If you meet the above criteria, please do not hesitate to apply online for immediate consideration