Supply Chain Manager

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Luton, Bedfordshire | Ref: BBBH16583

£35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum

Supply Chain Manager
£35,000 - £45,000 DOE + Benefits

Role Profile
Our client, a growing retailer based in Luton, are looking for an experienced supply chain manager to come into a strong supply chain team and provide leadership and development. The successful candidate will be responsible for strategic procurement, stock management and supplier performance to name but a few.

Key responsibilities

  • Maintain stock availability
  • Manage supplier relations
  • Manage, lead and develop supply chain team
  • To maintain and communicate the Supply Chain strategy in order to meet the ongoing needs of the business
  • Work closely with production team
  • Assist with new product development
  • Issue procurement reports weekly
  • Manage procurement projects

Skills and Experience

  • FMCG or Retail experience is an absolute necessity (Preferably in retails)
  • Experience managing SKU volumes in the 0000's
  • Strong MS office skills
  • Passionate about people management and development
  • Strong change management skills
  • Strong presentation and analytical skills
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to motivate, influence and manage others to deliver change
  • Tenacious and challenging
  • Ability to maintain an objective approach when faced with competing priorities
  • Understanding of how changes in one business area impact other areas
  • Proactive, 'can do' attitude
  • Ability to work as part of a cross functional team, with previous management experience
  • Ability to understand and maximise the benefits of supply chain systems

Client information
Our client is a growing retailer.

£35,000 - £45,000 DOE + Benefits

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