Head of Supply Chain & Operations

c. £60,000
18 May 2017
15 Jun 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Head of Supply Chain & Operations

Job ref: 61098 | c. £60,000 | London

The company

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a young and dynamic business which takes great pride in supplying their customers with products of the highest quality standards. The company was founded with a mission to create great tasting products and are supplied into high end UK retailers.

The job

The company’s complex supply chain requires an experienced individual to streamline their systems whilst managing the day to day operational challenges, as well as putting the necessary supply chain foundations in place that will enable the business to achieve their growth aspirations.

This is a newly created, full-time role which will require creative thinking to explore alternative and innovative ways to supply products that will bring sustainable efficiencies, driving cost out of the business.

You will work alongside the senior management of the business whilst actively leading and working with the supply and operations team, ensuring the department is structured correctly and advising on any necessary changes that will enable the team to operate at its best. As such, this is both a strategic and hands-on role, requiring the individual to adapt according to daily requirements.

Your experience

You will possess at least 10 years experience working within a similar supply chain environment most desirably importing from multiple sites and supplying the UK multiples with food products under different temperature regimes. We are looking for someone who is super-organised, autonomous, numerate, a quick thinker and great problem solver.

More details

The Head of Supply Chain & Operations job is based in the London region and is paying c. £60,000 according to individual skills and previous experience. The working hours are Monday to Friday.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Head of Supply Chain & Operations job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Victoria Holyoake, victoria@b3jobs.co.uk quoting job reference 61098.

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