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Supplier Compliance Manager

Job Title: Supplier Compliance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Excellent Benefits
Contact Name: Gareth Steggles
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Supplier Compliance Manager
£35,000 - £40,000 + Car Allowance + Excellent Benefits
Role Profile
Cast UK have been appointed to recruit a Supplier Compliance Manager on behalf of a leading UK retailer. Based at their state of the art Distribution Centre in the North West you will be responsible for developing strong working relationships with all suppliers and internal stakeholders to ensure adherence to all agreed service level agreements, and legislative requirements. As the lynch pin between the Buying & Merchandising, and Operations teams you will be required to;

  • Monitor & administer any Supplier non-conformance, ensuring an effective recording and reporting mechanism is in place to allow re-charging to be undertaken and escalation of ongoing issues to relevant parties to happen.
  • Develop appropriate KPIs to measure performance, and drive improvements through analysis of issues and continuous improvement activities.
  • Produce Supplier & internal reports, showing current performance levels & highlighting areas of concern and create plans to resolve any issues.
  • Undertake supplier negotiations in line with the needs of the business.
  • Work with the DC team to resolve any issues caused by the DC that affect supplier and merchandising.
  • Liaise with merchandisers and DC regarding new suppliers to ensure that the operation is able to accommodate new products, whilst ensuring that suppliers are committed to the predefined standards as necessary.
  • Ability to handle numerous Distribution and Supply Chain projects.

Skills & Experiences
Ideally, you will be degree qualified however, it is essential that you have previous experience of working as a Supplier Compliance Manager, or similar management role within a fast paced wholesale/retail, or manufacturing environment. You must be able to demonstrate a proven track record of creating and implementing new processes, managing business risk, and engaging with external suppliers. The ability to manage a broad range of internal stakeholders is also key. Experience of working within an international supply chain would be highly advantageous, as would a knowledge of customs processes.
Our Client
Our client is a market leading UK retail business seeking a Supplier Compliance Manager.
£35,000 - £40,000 + Car Allowance + Excellent Benefits
About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Engineering, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit