Head of Supply Chain

Recruiter
DCS Recruitment
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
60000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
12 Sep 2017
Closes
10 Oct 2017
Sector
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Permanent

Head of Supply Chain

Staffordshire
GBP60,000 - GBP65,000pa + Bonus + Benefits

Profile
Our client, a leading food business in the UK, is looking for an experienced supply chain professional to join their business to lead the full Supply Chain function. This will range from managing the flow of inbound materials and dispatch of goods, the management of the entire warehouse function & 3PL contracts as well as bridging the gap between supply and demand for the business.

The responsibilities of the role include, but are not limited to;

  • Develop & deliver the S&OP process for the business
  • Implement Supply Chain KPI's against cost, quality and service delivery as well as focusing on wastage.
  • Ensure accurate scheduling to ensure production demand is achieved.
  • Management of 3PL contracts including performance reviews
  • Identify and lead areas of improvement across the supply chain operation
  • Develop and lead teams via direct reports, having an engaging, hands on approach.
  • Review sales forecasts in order to identify any potential impacts to production

About You
This is a busy, hands on position in a fast paced, challenging environment. The successful candidate will have the ability to engage and inspire colleagues at all levels across the business whilst developing a high energy culture in their team.

Furthermore, you will need the following skills and experience;

  • Be an experienced senior manager in a Supply Chain position, preferably within and FMCG environment within the food industry.
  • Proven track record of team development and consistent KPI achievements
  • Experienced with MRP systems
  • Degree qualification beneficial but not essential

Remuneration
GBP60,000 - GBP65,000pa + 15% Bonus + Benefits.

Our Client
Our client is a leading organisation in their field.