Interim Supply Chain Manager (S&OP)

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Stockport, Greater Manchester | Ref: BBBH13159

£250.00 - £350.00 per day

Interim Supply Chain Manager (S&OP)
£250 - £350 pd

Role Profile

Our client, a successful and established business with a site in the Stockport area, is looking to appoint a Supply Chain professional on an interim basis to support the business through an exciting period of growth and expansion.

The main purpose of this assignment is to implement robust processes to improve S&OP, forecasting and inventory planning across the business.

Key responsibilities:

  • Implement new S&OP process
  • Work closely with internal and external stakeholders to improve demand forecast accuracy
  • Devise strategies for inventory optimisation (planning safety stock and optimum stock holding levels)
  • Introduce continuous improvements
  • Oversee development of new ERP system from an S&OP, forecasting and inventory perspective

Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Proven track record of implementing and managing S&OP processes within a global environment
  • Excellent understanding of long term planning, forecasting and demand patterns
  • Passion for continuous improvements and a track record of improving service levels
  • Experience of forecasting within an international supply chain with long lead times
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Good understanding and working knowledge of ERP systems

Client information

Our client is a successful and established business with a site in the Stockport area, going through an exciting period of growth and expansion. Although this is initially an interim requirement for 6 months, there may be an opportunity for the contract to be extended beyond the initial term or to be made permanent in the future.


£250 - £350 per day

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