Supply Chain Manager - 9 month Contract

Pod Talent Ltd
London (Greater)
19 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
I am currently working with an exciting fmcg business who have experienced significant growth in the UK over the last few years, with even more ambitions to become the number 1 brand within their industry in the next 3! Their products are extremely innovative, dynamic and unique and are creating a real presence in the market! They are seeking an experienced Supply Chain professional to carry out maternity cover, managing the Demand Planning processes for Europe, including being responsible for customer forecasts and managing the relationship with the Distribution Company.

Main Responsibilities and Duties include:

*Create forecasts for your customers, working collaboratively with them to ensure accurate forecasts and top level customer service

* Work closely with the US to ensure great management of inventory

* Have ownership of the strong relationship with the 3rd party distributors and warehouse in the UK

* Be an integral part in new product launches and innovations

* Roll up your sleeves, get stuck in, and help build the business in a fun, rewarding and exciting way!

To be successful in this role you will have:

* Previous demand planning experience within an fmcg environment

*Customer facing Supply Chain experience – For major retailers would be highly desirable

* Impeccable excel ability. They are no forecasting tools in place here so you will need to be excel savvy!

* End- end supply chain knowledge will definitely put you in good stead as there are many aspects to this role.

* With lots of interaction with the US and customers, I am looking for someone with amazing communication skills who can be enthusiastically assertive!

If this sounds like the role for you, then please apply online today!

Pod Talent are independent specialist recruiters in the Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics, Manufacturing and Technical 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, Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance. Please visit our website for all of our vacancies

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