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£42000 - £45000 per annum
July 21, 2020

About the role

Established and successful manufacturer near Leeds is seeking and experienced Supply Chain Manager. With a spend of £7m they are looking for a VFM driven type of person who can form great relationships with suppliers while closely controlling cost and managing inventory.

– Plan and implement the overall supply chain strategy
– Collaborate with Sales, Operations, and Customer Service teams
– Determine key supply chain KPIs
– Suggest solutions for process improvements
– Identify bottleneck and implement solutions in a timely manner
– Train and mentor junior procurement team
– Provide constructive feedback
– Work with finance, sales, and manufacturing team to determine best vendors and distributors
– Build and maintain excellent relationships with vendors
– Identify new sources for required goods and evaluate
– Visit key suppliers wherever necessary to ensure the company gets the best service

Purchasing/Material control/negotiating/forecasting/cost control/ Logistics/Supply Chain Manager

Experience and qualifications:
– At least 5 years operating at Supply Chain Manager/Procurement Manager level
– Level 4 CIPs or BA in supply chain management advantageous
– Experience working with ERP/MRP systems
– Critical thinker
– Great interpersonal skills

This an opportunity to really own the role and make a significant contribution to the ongoing success of a friendly company: In return the company offers a competitive basic plus generous bonuses and a good level of autonomy.

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