Supply Chain Project Manager - FMCG eCommerce

Competitive Salary Package + Company Bonus Scheme (up to 15% of salary) + Perks
01 Feb 2019
01 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Supply Chain Project Manager - FMCG eCommerce
Competitive Salary Package + Company Bonus Scheme (up to 15% of salary) + Perks

We are a global eCommerce business selling high quality sports nutrition products directly to consumers.

The company was formed in 2005 and has grown rapidly since then. Not only did we rank 34 in the recent Sunday Times Fast Track league table, but was also placed as the 6th fastest growing online retailer in the UK.

We are a highly ambitious business and are targeting revenues of approaching £50 million having grown its top line at more than 40% per annum over the past three years and now has a 16,000 square foot warehouse and manufacturing facility based in Colchester, Essex.

The Supply Chain Project Manager Role:

Part of the Management team the Supply Chain Project Manager will define and execute the supply chain strategy which will support a constantly evolving global business. The role-holder will have the strategic responsibility to drive a continuous improvement program and execute complex projects across the supply chain to support business growth. 

Supply Chain Project Manager Key Accountabilities:

+ Project Management, using established project methodologies to execute strategic projects across the business. Managing and monitoring timescales, costs, risks, change control, issues and dependencies; benefit realisation, milestones and outcomes; stakeholders and communications; and budgets. Stakeholder Management: Engaging with a diverse group of stakeholders to meet the project milestones. 
+ Delivering complex change management programs across the Distribution Centre, Supply Chain, Procurement and fulfilment departments.
+ The production and analysis of statistics across the operation. 
+ Trouble shooting across the business identifying and resolving any issues that affect the customer, efficiency or capacity of the operation. 
+ Create project documentation, SOP’s, and enhancement requirements for the WMS, ERP and MRP systems. 
+ Improve supply chain operational efficiency. 
+ Develop a Supply Chain strategy that will allow the company to keep its competitive edge whilst developing the customer proposition.
+ Supporting and executing a continuous improvement plan across all areas of the Operation. 
+ Identify, analyse and resolve a wide range of issues, providing quick and decisive solutions within the context of existing policies and identify the need for revision or creation of policies
+ Develop policies and procedures for distribution processes in order to ensure optimization and compliance with standards and regulations.
+ Completing a diagnostic review of supply chain processes and procedures and oversee the process re-engineering change plan as required.
+ Adhoc duties may be assigned. 

Ideal Candidate:

We are looking to interview candidates that have a strong background in project management within a logistics, supply chain, retail or FMCG context. A good track record of project management and delivery is required for this role and any experience gained specifically in the Retail, 3PL, E-commerce sectors would be a distinct advantage though not a pre-requisite. The successful candidates should have a Prince2, MSP, PMP or equivalent qualification. This is a rare opportunity to join a great brand and to deliver high-value projects.


+ Competitive Salary Package 
+ Annual Company Bonus Scheme – up to 15%
+ Pension
+ Company discount scheme
+ Perk Box subscription with reduced price gym memberships, cinema tickets and free mobile phone insurance
+ Casual dress code
+ Career progression

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