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Logistics & Supply Chain Manager

Veritas Partners
M31 4ES, Greater Manchester
To 40,000 plus benefits
Closing date
27 Nov 2021

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Food Manufacturing
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Logistics & Supply Chain Manager

The Logistics & Supply Chain Manager will be responsible for managing two teams within the Logistics function: Bulk Planning (ordering of liquids and cased goods, expediting, scheduling deliveries & managing hauliers) and creation of new materials and bills of materials

The Logistics & Supply Chain Manager will be a key member of the team from an internal communication point of view, taking part in the launch of new materials and communicating with the commercial and marketing teams to ensure bulk and materials are available to produce in line with demand.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Managing 2 teams within the Logistics department
  • Being responsible for managing the relationship with, and performance of, bulk liquid and cased goods logistics providers
  • Reviewing demand and proposing orders for bottled at source products
  • Attending New Product Introduction meeting
  • Conducting tenders for Freight and sourcing pricing for new routes


  • A good level of general education to A Level or equivalent
  • The job requires good people and process management, good communication skills and attention to detail
  • A high level of competency in Excel is required and ideally the candidate will have previous knowledge of SAP
  • Experience in an FMCG environment is also an advantage
  • Strong customer service ethic, understanding of planning processes to maximise output/ service level
  • Be able to bring a team together to provide excellent customer service – internally and externally

Great products, outstanding growth, a highly capable team and in the last 10 years has seen double digit growth, so a real modern-day success story.  Unlike other businesses they are more versatile, focussed, and ambitious. They understand the needs of their consumers and retailers and control all aspects of the supply chain to provide profitable solutions.

But this will not be like working for a large blue-chip corporation. You will have total financial insight and the ability to make fast decisions as you will have input to the UK business.

You will be graduate calibre, coupled with excellent communication skills and high levels of IT literacy and financial acumen. You will currently be in logistics – planning looking to grow your career

If you wish to apply for this role please click on the apply button with a copy of your up to date cv in word format quoting ref number 5046/64

Not right for you?  We’d still like to speak with you about other opportunities, so please do send an up to date copy of your CV in word format and we will call you. 

All applications to roles advertised by Veritas Partnership Ltd are reviewed by our team of consultants. Due to the high volume of applications that we receive we are unfortunately unable to respond to each applicant individually, therefore if you have not heard from us within 5 working days, unfortunately on this occasion your application has not been successful.

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Veritas is a specialist recruitment consultancy with an impressive client base across the FMCG, Consumer and Corporate sectors. Experts in Sales, Account Management, Marketing, Category Management and Brand Marketing our philosophy at Veritas is to provide open, honest and comprehensive solutions to candidates and clients alike.

Operating on a national basis and with over 50 years experience across the management team we completely understand the current market and are perfectly positioned to advise on your recruitment needs, no matter how specific they may be. From Executive Search to Managed Advertising and contingency services, Veritas provide a first class career management service that is proven to deliver on expectations with both fluidity and professionalism.

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0118 903 4914
Seddon House
Gas Lane
RG10 9LX
United Kingdom
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