Supply Chain Manager

Recruiter
Elevation Procurement and Supply Chain
Location
Derby
Salary
£50k - £60k pa + Package
Posted
15 Jul 2017
Expires
21 Jul 2017
Are you a proven Supply Chain Manager looking to drive major change projects and influence business growth? Are you looking for an influential role that contributes to the strategic direction of a leading group organisation within the manufacturing sector? If so, Elevation Procurement and Supply Chain would like to hear from you. Elevation Procurement and Supply Chain are exclusively managing the key appointment of a Supply Chain Manager for a highly successful engineering organisation. The role of Supply Chain Manager is an exciting opportunity to work for a well-established business, managing and developing a team of professionals within purchasing, planning and logistics with a major emphasis on compliance procedures. The successful incumbent will be required to develop and maintain department strategy in order to meet production and financial targets. You will be required to build strong relationships with suppliers and stakeholders, ensuring best value and cost saving targets are achieved throughout the group. Key duties and responsibilities will include: -Identify areas of improvement by monitoring and analysing the plant capacity -Manage Production planning, ensuring customer requirements are fulfilled -Develop KPI's to ensure delivery of the team performance -Introducing new supply strategies where existing vendors are no longer competitive -Ensure delivery and quality performance of suppliers -Manage forecast reports, communicating any changes with the operational teams -Manage and optimise S&OP processes to ensure business targets are reached You will be required to possess the following skills and experience: -A minimum of five years' management experience within supply chain -Experience of working within a KPI driven manufacturing environment -Excellent knowledge of Continuous Improvement and LEAN manufacturing techniques -The motivation to continually identify areas of improvement and implement process change -Proven ability to develop and mentor a team -Highly organised with excellent analytical skills This is an outstanding opportunity for a career driven Supply Chain expert looking to join an entrepreneurial, forward thinking business in a challenging and rewarding role. If you meet the above requirements, please don't hesitate to contact Elevation Procurement and Supply Chain on the details provided.