A fantastic opportunity of Head of Supply Chain has arisen within a global, industrial manufacturing organisation based in S. Yorkshire.
Our client is a global industrial manufacturer. This site in S. Yorkshire is going through a period of transformation so the successful candidate for the position can expect to play a large part in that change management process.
This position of Head of Supply Chain will be responsible for improving people, process and systems throughout commodity & operational purchasing, PO management and fulfilment, internal stores, materials handling and parts distribution
The key responsibilities of this position of Head of Supply Chain will be to:
Manage and develop supplier relationships
Sourcing and commercial activities within procurement to provide structured sourcing strategies for production and none production goods and services.
Manage, maintain and develop KPI's in relation to end to end delivery throughout the supply chain with particular focus on cost and quality.
Conduct CI projects across the supply chain and promote similar activities throughout the team
Work cross-functionally with key stakeholders and project teams to ensure cost control throughout
Coach, mentor and develop a team of roughly 5 direct and 35 indirect reports.Profile
Ideally the successful candidate for this position of Head of Supply Chain will have:
Experience of working in a busy engineering environment
Good understanding of MRP processes
Proven ability to bring about change, excellent stakeholder management
Ability to deliver objectives / results
Communication and influencing skills
A background in Purchasing and Procurement with strong negotiating skills
Mentoring and coaching skills
Good knowledge / experience of Stores and Distribution / Warehouse management Systems (WMS)
Strong Leadership and ability to act with autonomyJob Offer
£70,000 - £75,000 + car/car allowance