Supply Chain Director
Cast UK is supporting our North West based client as they look to appoint a new Supply Chain Director in to the business.
Key responsibilities for this end to end Supply Chain role include:
- Developing Supply Chain strategies to deliver process improvements and cost savings
- Introducing lean principles to all areas of the supply chain, from warehousing and stores facilities to external supply chain partners
- Implementing Lean principles to all manufacturing sites
- Optimising KPIs related to inventory and OTIF delivery to customers
- Managing supplier contracts to improve supplier performance and value added
- Managing the Warehousing, Quality and Supply Chain Planning teams
Skills and Experience
The successful candidate will have:
- Experience in developing high level supply chain strategies
- Previous exposure to managing suppliers in the Far East
- Proven track record in implementing Lean principles, ideally in both manufacturing and warehousing environments
- Experience in leading and influencing internal stakeholders at an executive level
- Strong leadership skills
- Previous exposure to working within a manufacturing environment, ideally supplying in to retail customers
Our client is a successful manufacturing business that has seen significant growth over recent years and has ambitious plans for continued expansion. This business operates globally and boasts high profile and well-known customers amongst its client base.
£65,000 - £70,000
About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, Supply Chain, 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, from Junior Buyer to Purchasing Director. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit www.castuk.com.