Head of Supply Chain

Recruiter
Quantum Search & Selection
Location
Birmingham
Posted
27 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Client:

Quantum Group Solutions are searching on behalf of a leading global designer and manufacturer of aircraft tyres who supply to a wide range of customers across the world’s aerospace and defence industry.

Our client is looking for a Head of Supply Chain who will ensure the world class delivery of products and customer service while executing orders and contracts to meet the group sales budget. Furthermore to optimise the groups global new and retread inventory to deliver such service and generate value for the company.

The Role:

To provide full leadership for the groups supply chain function for the UK with dotted line management to the US and China markets. Leading the supply chain function they will achieve 100% on time in full to the groups customers and in doing so drive profitability to achieve the group's financial objectives.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Experienced in a supply chain role in either the aviation industry or automotive aftermarket
  • Educated to degree level
  • Understands operating within a small medium size enterprise
  • International experience
  • Experience of managing customer concerns
  • Knowledge of tyres or other rubber products is preferable
  • A working knowledge and experience of UK Bribery and Corruption Act
  • Knowledge of lean and continuous improvement in a manufacturing and supply chain setting