Supply Chain Manager
MUST HAVES: A proven track record of successfully communicating strategic projects across all levels of a business to drive improvements in revenue, internal processes and stock control.
Our client is one of the UK's leading suppliers of outdoor and leisure pursuit (cycling) equipment. They are a family run business that has gained a well-deserved reputation for their high-quality products and services delivered by their motivated and knowledgeable staff. They have a large chain of stores and a very successful Ecommerce site.
The successful Supply Chain Manager will be required to:
*Assume ownership of operational activities that have a clear focus on safety, cost management and business growth with regular reporting to the Directors on performance and actions.
*Create supply chain management strategies that increase efficiency and speed and that work in collaboration with Retail, Marketing, Ecommerce and Finance.
*Deliver of the operational strategy of the Company, working alongside the Commercial Director in its inception, construction and execution.
*Take Ownership of the distribution channels, both internally and externally.
*Work directly with the Financial Director to deliver the agreed operational budget and the setting of any new budgets
*Ensure that all processes remain compliant with Health and Safety and other governmental regulations
*Line management of the Logistics team.
*Supplier relations at a peer to peer level.
The successful Supply Chain Manager will have the following skills and experience:
*A proven track record of successfully communicating strategic projects across all levels of a business to drive improvements in revenue, internal processes and stock control.
*The ability to analyse big data, using relevant IT skills, to draw accurate conclusions to support operational decisions based on key information.
*Strong inter-personal skills and the ability to foster a calm, friendly, professional and helpful working environment from a leadership position, even when working under pressure in a fast- moving sector.
*The proven ability to network, internally and externally, to identify vulnerabilities and close operational gaps
*High levels of numeracy and great negotiating skills.
*Successful experience of project management.
*High levels of presentation skills within a business and senior management context.
*The ability to work remotely when required, while maintaining excellent communications with colleagues at all levels of the organization.
ALTERNATIVE JOB TITLES: Supply Chain Management, Head of Supply Chain, Supply Chain Planner, Supply Chain Analyst, Supply Chain - Team Lead, Supply Chain Specialist.
Mana Resourcing is a specialist recruitment company working within the Engineering, Sales, IT and Commercial sectors. We are established to service and support the recruitment requirements of modern businesses and candidates alike. This particular role includes people with experience in Supply Chain Management, Head of Supply Chain, Supply Chain Planner, Supply Chain Analyst, Supply Chain - Team Lead, Supply Chain Specialist..
Commutable from: Oakham, Leicester, Peterborough, Corby, Stamford
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