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Supply Chain Manager

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  • Sector:

    Quality and Manufacturing, Supply Chain and Procurement

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £42000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matthew Andrews

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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JOB- Supply Chain Manager 
TERM- Permanent candidates only
SALARY- £35,000 - £42,000 and other great benefits
We are looking for Supply Chain Manager on a permanent basis in the Surrey area to ensure the production plan meets customer demand and is on time, in full and to the expected quality.

The Supply Chain Manager will ideally have the following attributes:
  • Ideally CIPS qualified or equivalent work based experience
  • Good knowledge ERP/MRP systems
  • Extensive procurement or supply chain experience with leadership responsibility
  • Natural communicator with ability to influence
  • Experience within a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with pull system processes such as Kanban and vendor management with suppliers
  • Lead contract negotiations with suppliers
The Supply Chain Manager role will involve:
  • Develop and implement new processes
  • Daily review of material plan/ PO status to ensure plan can be achieved
  • Purchasing and material procurement in line with customer demand
  • Continuous improvement activities developing meaningful KPIs to drive performance
  • Define and deliver improvement plans on QCD performance
  • Provide relevant Procurement data for annual budget and strategy process.
  • Minimise risk management through negotiation of long-term agreements to key suppliers
  • Driving team performance by regular target setting, appraisals additional support and training where necessary

If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.