Supply Chain Specialist - Meat
We’re on the lookout for Supply Chain Specialists for our meat manufacturing site in Colne.
As a supply chain specialist at Morrisons you’ll be taking ownership for outstanding availability at store, depot and item level in our meat category whilst monitoring stock and waste targets to minimise cash impacts to the business.
You’ll be accountable for things like this;
Placing regular orders for stock in line with pre-agreed forecasts, making sure we achieve optimum availability for the customer
Gathering data on products to analyse trends and forecast sales for upcoming promotions, events or range refreshes
Reviewing supplier performance
Assess how best to maximise customer availability using the system to identify trends quickly
You’ll need skills and experience like this;
Experience of stock/sales forecasting and replenishment in a FMCG business
Experience of data analysis and subsequent decision making
Knowledge of forecasting, data analysis and stock control
Retail, seasonality and promotional cycles experience
About The Company
About our Colne Manufacturing Site
Woodhead Brothers (Abattoir) was re-developed in 2013/4 covering 180,000 sq ft on 9 acres of land. They have 840 colleagues and run a 5 day operation. They supply Morrisons' stores and Farmer's Boy with raw materials to produce a full range of butchery products including materials for sausage, pies and cooked meats. It is one of the largest meat processing facilities in Europe.
Fast, agile and highly responsive. Our vertically integrated supply chain is probably the best in the industry.
Working seamlessly with logistics and manufacturing, we get our products from field to fork faster and fresher. It’s what makes us stand out from the rest. We ensure everything is in the right place at the right time, so our customers can always put their favourite products in their shopping baskets.
It’s big scale stuff. The pace is fast and it’s always an exciting place to be. Working with over 1,300 suppliers and a network of 38 warehouses, we manage over 28,000 product lines. Our leading-edge systems keep everything running smoothly from forecasting to replenishment.
But the secret to our success is teamwork. Fresh. Chilled. Ambient. Home & Leisure. Online. Reporting. Training. Our different teams work as one, driving sales, sharing ideas and meeting the needs of our customers. So get ready to enjoy a supply chain career with a difference.