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Supply Chain / Purchasing Manager (3m contract)

Job Title: Supply Chain / Purchasing Manager (3m contract)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Berkshire, Berkshire
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3 months
Contact Name: Richard Williams
Contact Email:
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Supply Chain / Purchasing Manager (3 month FTC)


£40,000 pro rata

Role Profile

On behalf of our client, a Berkshire based leading FMCG manufacturing business, we are recruiting an experienced Supply Chain professional to become the Supply Chain and Purchasing Manager. Reporting into the Operations Director, the role will be responsible for the management of the Forecast alongside a Field team.

Skills & Experience

  • Supply planning experience, ideally in an FMCG environment
  • Experience of demand management and the link to supply planning
  • Sage experience preferred
  • 3rd party warehousing
  • Experience of working with a global supply base
  • Experience of working with major UK retailers
  • Good analytical skills with the ability to utilise it to deliver improved performance
  • Intermediate/advanced excel knowledge
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Problem solving and decision making
  • Project Management
  • Ability to prioritise and organise workload
  • Attention to detail
  • Professional and positive approach
  • Strong in building relationships and able to communicate at all levels
  • Excellent influencing and listening skills
  • Team player and able to work on own initiative
  • Dynamic and Creative
  • Customer focused

Client information

Our client is a leading FMCG manufacturing business based in Berkshire.

Remuneration £40,000 pro rata

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