Supply Chain Manager - Manufacturing / Production
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We are looking to hire an experienced Supply Chain Manager with experience of operating in a manufacturing or production environment to lead, plan, coordinate, implement and control all supply chain activities and functions to ensure to achievement of targets and budgets. The Supply Chain Manager will form part of the plant senior leadership team.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a Global player within the industrial, MRO and automotive industries. If you have a proven leadership background in a supply chain role combined with a strong knowledge of inventory, warehouse management and international business in a manufacturing or production setting, you can expect to thrive in a forward thinking, leading brand and in return you will receive a competitive salary and benefits package including several bonuses, Bupa, Westfield Health, an enhanced pension and life assurance.
Ideal Location: Wigan, Bolton, St Helens, Manchester, Warrington, Liverpool, Chorley, Oldham, Runcorn, Bury, Stretford, Oldham, Runcorn, Bury, Stretford, Rochdale, Stockport, Northwich, Blackburn, Preston
££competitive + bonus + excellent pension + life assurance + westfield health + bupa
Define supply chain strategy and translate into action plans based on plant, business unit and group strategy.
Implement and monitor policies, procedures and standards of supply chain.
Control supply chain
Participate in supplier selection, evaluation and development.
Prepare, review and manage the budget and forecast of supply chain cost centres.
Perform regular production planning and control processes, working closely with the production team.
Perform supplier management including capacity management, order confirmation, delivery and claim management.
Plan, schedule and execute procurement
Define and ensure operation of internal material handling and transportation for raw materials and finished goods.
Perform inventory and warehouse management for raw materials, semi-finished goods and finished goods.
Execute operation with external logistics partners.
Conduct employee dialogues, personnel development and coaching.
Initiate and control the continuous qualification of supply chain employees in cooperation with HR.
Ensure supply chain performance (KPI) monitoring and reporting.
Identify, prioritise and implement supply chain process improvements. The candidate
An individual with a supply chain management, business administration, logistics or business engineering degree would be highly desirable, however candidates with relevant hands-on supply chain management experience will also be considered.
Previous, successful experience in supply chain and logistics
Cross-functional experience in engineering, quality, purchasing, production etc. is highly desirable although not essential.
Our ideal candidate will have a successful leadership background including functional and disciplinary responsibility for other individuals.
You should have a strong knowledge of SAP.
Previous experience of operating within an international business is required.
This role requires a strong supply chain process know-how including inventory and warehouse management, raw material, semi-finished and finished goods. To apply for the position of Supply Chain Manager please forward your CV to Kayleigh Bradley, Senior Recruitment Consultant at Glen Callum Associates Ltd or call Kayleigh directly for a further chat on the job.
JOB REF 3772KB - Supply Chain Manager - manufacturing / production
Glen Callum Associates are a leading automotive and industrial recruitment agency for sales, operational and marketing positions
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