Supply Chain Manager

Recruiter
D R Newitt & Associates
Location
Norton Canes
Salary
£35000/annum plus Bonus & Schemes
Posted
14 Feb 2019
Closes
22 Feb 2019
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
Supply Chain Manager – £35’000

An opportunity with huge growth potential has come available within a quickly-expanding niche manufacturer based near Walsall.

Our client are looking for an experienced Supply Chain Manager to lead the business to greater heights. This is a leading role within a complex supply chain structure; the right candidate will be an excellent team motivator who can successfully oversee planning functions both in the UK and overseas.

For successful applicants, this role offers a real opportunity to develop business processes in line with their own vision. As a Supply Chain Manager, you will be expected to:

* Develop an efficient supply chain network to support the growth plan of the business.

* Maximize gross margins through effective cost analysis across production, systems and logistics.

* Identify and screen domestic and foreign raw material and production suppliers, ensuring a continuous selection process to maintain performance levels.

* Review weekly planning reports to ensure continued best practice across the supply chain and logistics functions.

* Occasionally travel to foreign suppliers.

The right candidate should have:

* Experience of planning/demand forecasting in a high SKU or high volume supply chain.

* Working knowledge of international shipping/freight procedures (commodity codes, tariffs, etc).

* Advanced capabilities in Microsoft Excel.

* Remote coordination experience (particularly to the Middle and Far East).

* Knowledge of garments/clothing industry and production processes desirable.

* A strategic planning bias, able to understand complex supply chain and cost structures.

* A strong personality with the confidence to drive change and ensure performance targets.

In return, the successful candidate can expect:

* Huge growth potential with possible board appointment options.

* £35’000 basic salary

* 10% individual annual bonus

* Company Shareholder Scheme (after 6 months)

* 28 days holiday

* Potential car allowance, depending on location.

* Opportunities to travel.

To apply, please send your CV over to Harley Dalton at D R Newitt

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