Supply Chain & Logistics Manager

Location
Birmingham
Salary
£35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted
21 Apr 2018
Closes
19 May 2018
Ref
AJ-4476
Contact
Ali Jafri
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Founded 10 years ago, the business mission was simple, to create highest quality products that people would actively seek out and remember. It’s a commitment that’s seen the food brand named as one of the UK’s fastest growing companies, as featured in The Sunday Times’ Fast Track Top 100. The business is growing fast, really fast, and we are seeking exceptional Supply Chain & Logistics Manager to join our entrepreneurial team. Are you ready for the challenge?

The Supply Chain & Logisctics Manager will be responsible for managing the throughput of stock from manufacturer to consumer. There core focus will around Logistics, Warehousing, Order Processing, Customer Services and an understanding of Planning.

THE ROLE
The main duties and responsibilities will be as follows:
  • Management of all operational/supply chain aspects of the business
  • Responsible for an international outsourced supply chain( 3rd Party), multi-site inventory and a third-party logistics provider
  • Project management and troubleshooting
  • Commercial focus on all supply chain and logistics activities with the remit to reduce waste and inefficiencies
  • Management and implementation of SLAs to effectively monitor and control suppliers and service providers
  • Manage the growth and success of the team (3)
  • Plans, schedules, and reviews workload and resource to make sure targets are being met on a cost-effective basis
THE CANDIDATE
 
Intelligent, hardworking and personable, with a desire to join and contribute to the ongoing success of an exciting and dynamic team
 
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
 
Commercially astute with an ability to prioritise and multi-task
Minimum 3 Years experince in Supply Chain role
Educated to Degree level
Consumer packaged goods experience highly desirable, preferably in a food / drinks business
Strong Quantitative and financial analysis skills
Commitment to excellence with high quality standards and attention to detail
Flexible and forward thinking with a creative and solution orientated approach
Hands on attitude that coincides with a fast growth business
Applicants will need strong working knowledge of Power Point, Word & Excel
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Ideally within a 60-minute drive of HQ
Full driving licence
Willing to travel when required to client and supplier meetings

If you are interested apply now via the link below for interviews commencing in early May 2018.

 
Whilst we will always endeavour to respond to you, due to the high levels of applications we receive this isn’t always possible. If you are not contacted within 7 working days, you have unfortunately not been shortlisted for this role.
 
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