Supply Chain Manager

60000.00 - 70000.00 GBP Annual + GBP60000 - GBP70000/annum
02 Aug 2017
30 Aug 2017
Job Type
Contract Type


GBP60,000- GBP70,000 + CAR

Fantastic Role!! I am working with an industry leading Engineering business based in Coventry who are going through a period of growth. They are currently looking to recruit a dynamic Supply Chain Manager into their team. This business has an industry reputation and has an impressive growth strategy that will enable excellent opportunities for growth and progression.


Reporting to the Site Director, you will be responsible for creating and delivering a world class supply chain solution to support the achievement of the businesses strategic vision. You will be leading the end to end supply chain for the business, ensuring productivity is maintained at the highest possible level, whilst being directly involved in identifying and implementing the strategic goals of the business.


Implement methods, practices and techniques to ensure the most economical movement of materials through the supply chain

Develop and implement the Plan for Every Part strategy i.e. Kanban, schedule or discrete order, Packaging type, etc.

Manage the MRP module of the ERP system to ensure accurate and timely delivery of materials to meet the production plan & customer orders, ensure data integrity and MRP message adherence

Lead the achievement and maintenance of the specified inventory and E&O targets through the use of appropriate inventory optimisation tools, whilst ensuring service levels to customers are met and not compromised. Develop an inventory strategy to ensure action plans are developed and root cause analysis of below target performance are identified and counter measures implemented


The ideal Supply Chain manager will need to have worked in a fast paced engineering environment, ideally automotive, where they have overseen the end to end process (planning, materials, warehousing, procurement etc). Key attributes will be as follows;


Degree level education and preferably a recognised qualification related to supply chain management


Minimum of 5 years experience of Supply Chain Management in a high volume, engineering environment

Demonstrable evidence of being able to identify and implement medium to long term Supply Chain Strategies

Self-starter with high energy levels, personal drive and commitment

Excellent communication skills with the ability to simplify


Based in Coventry, this business has cemented a reputation for being a true market leader in their field. Their strategic vision over the next 5 years will see them further enhance that reputation, with plans for significant growth and expansion. In order to do this, the business recognises the need to attract the best possible people into their senior team. On top of this being a fantastic career opportunity, the business is willing to offer a highly competitive salary and package. If you are interested, please apply now