We appreciate that a detailed understanding of supply chain roles and the various structures they fall within are essential to be able to support our clients with recruitment in this sector. We work with our candidates to provide challenging opportunities that support their careers across the entire Supply Chain.
The types of roles we recruit for include:
Supply Chain Manager
£55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
An exciting aerospace company in Oxfordshire are looking for a Supply Chain Manager to come and join their team and help develop a strategic supply chain and build the business, this is a brand new role within a growing team who will have a great deal of autonomy to set up processes and procedures inline with business objectives. Duties of the Supply Chain Manager Have control over Procurement and Supply Chain functions and manage logistics, warehouse and materials function effectively. Ensure all materials are readily available and forecast any shortages or issues to resolve any problems before they happen. Ensure the continuity of operations and new product introduction to production. Have an excellent level of understanding of commodity cost structures and drive negotiations to achieve this including VA/VE discussion with engineers. Have an appreciation and awareness of the environmental impact of supply chain and drive any initiative to minimums environmental impact. Skills and Experienced Required for the Supply Chain Manager Previous management experience leading a operational/technical/engineering supply chain. Excellent knowledge of aerospace and automotive. Good IT skills including ERP or MRP systems with a excellent level of understand of MSP function. Strong customer focus, highly analytical and excellent organisation skills. Ideally a member of CIPS but this is not essential. Experience with customer service and supplier management skills. Proven track record of effective management of Supply Chain and/or Logistics functions. Salary: £55,000 - £65,000
End to End Account Coordinator
£25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Butler Ross have a fantastic opportunity for a End to End Account Coordinator to come and join a global manufacturing company who are growing rapidly at the moment. This role will play a key part in their Supply Chain function and will instrumental in the growth and development of the company. This role will be well suited to a supply chain coordinator, supply chain customer accounts controller, supply chain customer service, account manager, account coordinator or account lead. Duties of the End to End Account Coordinator Coordinate and manage orders against inventory levels and availability. Assist in implementing the agreed plan of action Support cost optimisation across EMEA. Work effectively with SAP, Excel and Power Bi. Work closely with internal departments such as Logistics, Demand Planning and Supply Planning. Communicate efficiently with freight forwarders and other external parties. Experience Required for the End to End Account Coordinator Must be multilingual and speak fluent English in addition to at least 2 of the following proficiently, German, French, Spanish and Italian. Good IT skills including experience with ERP or MRP systems and Excel (training on Power Bi and further training on Excel will be provided). Experience working in a fast paced environment. Excellent communication skills. Customer service experience at a European level. Location This role is based in Stafford but will have hybrid working available with 2 or 3 days in the office or at home. Salary This role will have a salary of £25,000 to £27,000 depending on experience.
Supply Chain Analyst
£35000 - £40000 per annum
A great opportunity for a dynamic supply chain professional to join a leading organisation as a Supply Chain Analyst. This role will be responsible for managing and analysing stock to ensure optimum inventory levels are maintained. Responsibilities of the Supply Chain Analyst; Identify and solve complex supply chain problems using data mining, analytics and business judgement. Drive standardisation in reporting capabilities utilising Power BI and other third-party applications. Analyse data on current and past delivery performance for errors. Create actionable plans to reduce errors and improve OTIF performance. Review and solve inventory team ideas around automation and reporting to speed up execution of work. Find opportunities to scope, design and implement new reporting to support the inventory business. Monitor accuracy of information coming in from the supplier and take corrective action if necessary. Drive automation and simplification of processes in line with the company philosophy. Personal Specification for the Supply Chain Analyst; Degree qualified or equivalent would be preferred. Proven experience of Inventory & Supply Chain Management. Good working knowledge of MRP / ERP systems. Excellent IT skills including Advanced Excel. Strong numerical and analytical skills. Strong communication and interpersonal skills. Excellent organisation and prioritisation skills. Ability to work well as part of a team. This role would suit you if you have held any of the following roles; Supply Chain Planner, Supply Planner, Supply Chain Controller, Production Planner, Production Controller, Materials Planner, Materials Controller or Inventory Controller.
Interim IT Supplier Relationship Manager
£500 - £550 per day
£550p.day (Umbrella company gross day rate - inside IR35) Butler Ross are recruiting an interim IT Supplier Relationship Manager role which will run for at least 6 months. This interim IT Supplier Relationship Manager role is required to manage two new IT vendors who are currently being onboarded. The SRM will be responsible for setting up the governance, KPI's and performance management with the new suppliers and therefore establishing the base for a long term relationship. Prior experience with SIAM (Service Integration and Management) and supplier relationship management (SRM) or IT commercial management of tier 1 or tier 2 IT vendors is essential. Some prior experience in a public sector or other regulated environment would also be beneficial but most important of all is the capability to work in a fast paced environment. This role would suit an experienced IT Supplier Relationship Manager, IT Commercial Manager or IT Vendor Manager.