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Supply Chain Planning Manager

Job Title: Supply Chain Planning Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Start Date: Negotiable
REF: BBBH10980
Contact Name: Aimee Gleave
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Supply Chain Planning Manager
£45,000 - £55,000 plus excellent benefits

Role Profile

Our client, a leading manufacturing business in the Manchester area, is looking to appoint a talented Supply Chain Planning Manager to join their Supply Chain Team.

This is an end to end supply chain role with a focus on meeting customer needs whilst also driving continuous improvements to enhance processes and efficiency and deliver cost savings.

Key responsibilities for this exciting role will include:

  • Overseeing the end to end supply chain process from inbound raw materials through to production and outbound customer delivery
  • Driving a continuous improvement mentality across the team to deliver value added throughout the supply chain
  • Driving improvements to KPIs, optimising cost, quality and delivery
  • Leading and inspiring the Supply Chain Planning team, and managing three direct reports

Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Experience in an end to end supply chain role within a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Expertise in supply planning, demand planning, customer service or material scheduling
  • Passion for continuous improvements and a track record of improving service levels and KPIs
  • Proven track record in managing and leading teams
  • Excellent leadership and influencing skills

The following would also be advantageous:

  • Degree level qualification
  • SAP experience

Client information

Our client is a global manufacturing business with a site based in the Manchester area. They have a global presence and a strong market position. Now is an exciting time to join this business as the organisation is going through an exciting period of change and expansion and can offer fantastic career development opportunities for candidates who demonstrate drive and potential.


£45,000 - £55,000 plus 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, 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