Supply Chain Director

West Midlands Region
12 Apr 2018
10 May 2018
Job Type
Contract Type
Our client is a leading manufacturer and supplier of complex aerospace components. Their ethos is to constantly strive to make improvements and meet the demands of their customers in a competitive market. To meet these demands, they have invested heavily to further grow and strengthen, making them a leader in their market.

The role of Supply Chain Director will oversee the end-to-end supply chain across multiple sites, including overseas operations.

We are keen to engage with seasoned Supply Chain Directors with a track record of continually improving existing processes and implementing new procedures and processes to achieve best practice.

The role:

The Supply Chain Director will be responsible for managing the purchasing and inventory control functions of the company and selected subsidiaries.

Assuring all commodities are purchased from approved suppliers at the optimal price whilst maintaining a high standard of inventory levels.

Managing a team of direct reports responsible for procurement and stores management to ensure optimal functioning of the business.

The candidate:

• Degree qualified in Engineering or aligned subject.
• Previous experience leading the supply chain within a manufacturing business.
• Experience within the Aerospace industry
• Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
• Team leadership, management, motivation, upskilling
• Negotiate commercial terms on goods and services
• Ability to manage large spends whilst developing supplier relationships and efficiencies


The Supply Chain Director opportunity offers the potential to join a leading global business during a substantial period of growth. It would also offer the opportunity to further develop business on an ongoing basis, with significant opportunities to develop into more senior managerial positions in the future. If you possess the personal and technical skills mentioned, we are keen to hear from you.

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