Job Title: Logistics Manager
Salary: £28,000 - £32,000
An exciting and key position has become available at a large supplier to the major UK retailers. Our client is looking for an experienced and dynamic supply chain professional to join their business. This business has a global supply chain and running efficiently is where the business differentiates itself as a point of difference to customers.
Key tasks and duties are:
*You will be tasked with leading the category supply chain team to successfully forecast and plan throughout their retail business.
*This will include delivery and phasing of the plan for the main KPI's- stock, waste, and forecasting accuracy.
*Manage all raw materials and packaging to agreed stock
*Coordinate and look to improve product availability, replenishment processes and general stock management.
*Within the role insight and direction is key with day to day core lines and peak promotional activity.
*Identify and manage slow moving materials
*Constantly analysing in which areas, the business is performing well and why, conversely which is under performing and reasons why.
*Continuous Improvement mind-set with LEAN methodologies
*Confident in using Excel and WMS as well as SAP
*Having worked with MRP would be an advantage
*A Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background
*A minimum of 3+ years Logistics management experience
*Experience within an FMCG / Food / Manufacturing environment - Advantageous
If you are interested in this opportunity please apply via this website, or call Justine at Henderson Brown Recruitment on 01733 235111 or call my mobile 07909 444099
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