An excellent opportunity for a Supply chain Manager to work for a well known company within the healthcare sector ,the supply chain manager manages the daily activities of the operational sales support function and oversees workflow of all business processing including preparation of reports, charts and other statistics. Managing the sales support team, the position holder will ensure the smooth operation of the back-office functions, including but not limited to, contract management, pricing, customer service, local logistics and data management.
Experience of managing and leading teams is an essential and critical part of the role , you will also be responsible for managing projects, working with stakeholders and third party suppliers .
Daily management of sales support team
Recruitment and training of new sales support staff.
Ensure adequate staff levels to cover for absences and peaks in workload
Carry out staff appraisals, manage performance and discipline staff
Delegate work to staff and manage their workload and output
Promote staff development and training
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to perform advanced computing functions
Familiarity with SAP modules and sales software
Computer literate in MS office
Ability to manage a varied workload and adhere to deadlines when necessary
Minimum of 3 years' experience in a managerial position and 5 years' experience in a related area
Strong leadership skills and able to work in a collaborative environment.
Proven work experience as a contract and pricing administrator/manager or similar relevant role
Knowledge of legal requirements involved with contracts
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong attention to detail, with an ability to spot errors
Ability to work with varying seniority levels, including account managers, senior managers and external customers
Bachelor's degree in area of speciality desirable
Proficient use of a range of software, including email, spreadsheets and databases, to ensure the efficient running of the office
Administrator for CRM system
Manage day to day relationship and collaboration with local logistics provider
Management of product inventory and ensure alignment with commercial forecast
Updating and maintaining master pricing databases
Maintain customer pricing contracts in respect of price adjustments
Prepare pricing information for management in marketing, finance and sales
Manage tender and contracts processes
Write reports for senior management and deliver presentations
Assist the Drug Safety Officer and Quality Assurance Manager in the capture and archiving of vigilance reports and complaints.Parkside Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Parkside Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer