Head of Supply Chain

  • Location

    Eastleigh, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £45000 - £60000 per annum + company car, bonus.

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Culhane

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


A fantastic opportunity for a Head of Supply Chain to join a world leading manufacturing business based near Eastleigh with an excellent salary up to £60,000 + rewarding bonus and benefits. The Procurement position has been created due to business growth and recent acquisitions. The Head of Supply will be reporting into the CFO and management of a small team.

Candidates will have previous experience within Supply Chain or Procurement and must come from a Manufacturing background due to the nature of the business.

Role responsibilities of the Head of Supply Chain include:

  • Develop an efficient supplier base, which supports growth of the business.
  • Ensuring suppliers meeting demands of fast paced business, on time, quality cost and flexibility.
  • Implementation and deployment of new business ERP Systems.
  • Supply Relationship management, working with existing and identification of new suppliers.
  • Contract negotiation ensuring all are set to business needs
  • Management of small Procurement team.
  • Work closely with engineers, stores, sales and productions developing effective business process.

Person Specification for the Head of Supply Chain

  • Previous experience working within Supply Chain for a fast-paced Manufacturing company.
  • Knowledge and implementation experience of ERP Systems
  • Commercial and strategic experience, whilst strong analytical capabilities.
  • Lead Manufacturing & Six Sigma experience.
  • Confident in own technical knowledge.


Up to £60k + excellent bonus + company car


This role would suit you if you have previous experience working within Manufacturing as a Supply Chain Manager, Head of Supply Chain, Head of Procurement, Procurement Manager.