Lead Supply Chain Consultant

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London | Ref: BBBH22764

£50000 - £60000 per annum

Lead Supply Chain Consultant
Central London
£50,000 - £60,000 + Benefits

Role Profile
Our client, a start up manufacturing business based in central London are currently looking to add to their team with the hire of an end - end supply chain manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the daily supply chain for an on-demand manufacturing process whilst reducing costs and increasing capacity aiding company growth.
Key responsibilities

  • Ownership of end-end UK Supply Chain
  • Develop and manage supplier relations
  • Manage courier and 3PL performance
  • Work closely with manufacturing partners to ensure quality
  • Implement cost reduction strategies
  • Source new suppliers to ensure business efficiencies
  • Key figure in business growth strategy
  • Manage main sales channels
  • Continuous development and improvement of forecast
  • Propose business improvements and continuous improvement process
  • Manage inbound scheduling
  • Prioritise shipments as required
  • Ensure stock levels match with 3PL
  • Inventory management
  • Consumer Services
  • Liaising with 3rd Party Warehousing and Distribution to ensure OTIF deliveries

Skills and Experience

  • Background within Supply Chain, Operations
  • Experience within ecommerce or retail preferred but not essential
  • Entrepreneurial mindset
  • Continuous improvement mindset
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Experienced managing small team
  • Strategic and Operational
  • Experienced managing 3PL and Freight
  • Strong MS office skills
  • Strong presentation and analytical skills
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to motivate, influence and manage others
  • Ability to maintain an objective approach when faced with competing priorities
  • Proactive, 'can do' attitude

Client information
Our client is a startup manufacturing business.

£50,000 - £60,000 + Benefits

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