Supply Chain Controller

14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An ambitious Supply Chain professional is required to support the growth of the business for a leading luxury manufacturer of design-led, premium quality bathroom and shower products, based in Holme, 10 minutes from the M6, J35 and close to the Lake District.

This is an exciting new opportunity, reporting directly into the Managing Director, to join a mid-sized family run company with big ambitions. The Company is constantly growing by seeking out new markets and launching innovative products, while delivering a great customer experience. Energetic people are required to join the business who share their ambitions and want to grow with them. You will be given exciting challenges plus the freedom, training and support to deliver them.

A proven track record in the following:

- Proactively managing stock levels and incoming supplies
- Managing forward orders and demand forecasts
- Purchasing products and managing relationships with UK and overseas suppliers
- Identifying opportunities for adding value with new and existing suppliers
- Developing systems and procedures to support continuous improvement
- Focusing on the delivery of high quality customer service
- Managing the facilities and maintenance arrangements across the 2 factories

As a supply chain professional, you will have experience and skills as follows:

- 2-3 years' supply chain / logistics experience
- Experience working within a manufacturing procurement environment is advantageous
- Working closely with other departments including Customer service, Sales and Warehouse
- Highly IT literate including MRP and Excel
- Confident and capable in time management
- Excellent communication skills
- Genuine commercial awareness and knowledge of business and procurement strategy

This is an exciting opportunity to join a thriving growing business, employing more than 100 staff, working from a beautiful location in Holme bordering the Lake District (10 mins from M6 J35). The company is situated within daily commuting distance from Preston, Blackburn, Liverpool, Bolton, and Manchester areas. Competitive salary package, including Group Bonus and 23 days holiday plus Bank Holidays. Apply now!