Supply Chain Manager

Pod Talent Ltd
London (Greater)
13 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
An awesome opportunity has arisen to join a growing foods business as Supply Chain Manager. You’ll be responsible for leading the operational planning whilst managing a co-ordinator, driving continuous improvement in production, purchasing and customer fulfilment.

The company have a global presence, and are available in all UK major retailers. They work with several 3rd party suppliers, and as Supply Chain Manager you’ll be managing all suppliers across materials, packaging and components.

You will have a lot of exposure and you be expected to really own your day job!

Key responsibilities:

* Drive the continuous improvement of supply & demand planning processes; bringing fresh and innovative thinking to supply chain operations

*management of one direct report, be an instrumental part of their personal development

*be a key part in developing effective demand plans, by working closely with internal stakeholders as well as key customers

*own the purchasing of all raw materials and management of inventory

Experience required

*Experience working in a supply management role within an fmcg environment

* Previous experience in managing 3rd party suppliers would be hugely beneficial

* Demand planning experience highly beneficial, and exposure to demand planning a must

* Advanced level Excel

* A mentoring and coaching management style

* The ability to create process, not just follow it

If you are keen to learn more, please get in touch today.

Pod Talent are independent specialist recruiters in the Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics, Manufacturing and R&D space covering roles internationally from entry to board level. We recruit for roles including Supply Chain, Demand Planning, Inventory Management, Direct and Indirect Procurement, Category Management, Logistics, Distribution, Warehousing, Production, Packaging, NPD and Quality Assurance. Please visit our website for all of our vacancies

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