Supply Chain Manager (c/o Atkinson page)

South Wales
High Salary + Benefits Package
12 Oct 2012
12 Nov 2012
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Supply Chain Manager
South Wales
High Salary + Benefits Package
Ref: 7054A

This growing branded and own label company has a diverse range of products supplying both the UK and international markets. With a £multi-million turnover, the multi-sited business is dynamic, positive, and committed to product excellence. Priding themselves on constant innovation and product quality they can offer a stimulating environment that’s open to ideas and focused on developing skills and ambitions.

Due to continued expansion, they are now looking to appoint a professional Supply Chain Manager to head up the function with specific responsibility for managing the day to day and longer term planning and scheduling for the site.

Additionally you’ll oversee factory intake and despatch to achieve the despatch schedule and will promote continuous improvement by demonstrable leadership, communication and people management skills.

This high profile role is central to the successful operating of the business and will involve extensive liaison with sales, production, marketing, suppliers and customers to ensure optimum business performance and service levels.

With previous planning and logistics experience within a food manufacturing business, you will be able to demonstrate a consistent record of success in managing customer service/supply. Strong IT skills will be combined with the ability to develop new planning systems in line with changing business needs. This should be supported by strategic vision, a credible presence, strong leadership skills and the ability to make an immediate impact, as well as a longer term contribution to the continuing development and success of the business.

This is a unique business and role, offering variety and real responsibility. It will give you the opportunity to be at the hub of the business whilst continuing to build and develop the function. Career progression will be dependent on individual aspirations and personal drive.

Please apply in strict confidence, preferably by email, with CV and salary details quoting ref 7054A to Atkinson Page Ltd, Baildon Mills, Baildon, BD17 6JX Telephone (01274) 592372 Fax (01274) 598564