Supply Chain Manager

A fantastic opportunity for a Supply Chain Manager to join a manufacturing organisation in Poole. The role is paying up to £45,000 and is looking for someone to lead the supply chain teams.

This vacancy is looking for someone to be a key part of the management team overseeing Purchasing and Inventory Management departments including Stores and Warehousing. You will need excellent communication skills and an innovative approach to problem solving.

The Key Responsibilities of the Supply Chain Manager
To be responsible for the stock levels in the warehouses and ensure that Customer Owned Inventory is held and delivered on time meeting target financials and customer SLAs
To manage material levels for both sale and manufacturing to fulfil requirements and sales opportunities.
To achieve all KPIs including costs, savings, ONTIF, and other department related targets
To source and negotiate all purchasing to meet demand and fulfil expectations
Negotiate and manage all supplier contracts
Manage all imports and exports of goods in line with local legislation
Be personally responsible to develop business relationships with all suppliers to achieve preferential terms
Ensure that the purchasing team and all contact with suppliers is to achieve best overall price, quality, terms and delivery agreements
Manage the supplier performance levels and identify areas for improvement

The Key Requirements of the Supply Chain Manager
Experience managing team leaders and multiple teams
Managed both Purchasing and logistics or Warehousing functions simultaneously
Strong people skills with an aim to develop all teams identifying areas for improvement
Have excellent supplier relationship skills, proven achievements of obtaining best overall value
An ability to make innovative decisions to achieve SLAs and KPIs for all departments
CIPS qualified, or Degree Educated or Equivalent management experience in a Supply Chain role.

This position would suit you if you have experience of Procurement, Purchasing, Buying, Sourcing, Supply Chain, Import, Export, Shipping, Freight, Stock, Materials, Inventory, Supplier Management, Stores, Warehousing, Engineering, Manufacturing

Current Positions

  • Salary: Up to £45k
  • Type: Permanent
  • Location: Dorset
  • Reference: SF1137
  • Status: Open

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