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  • Location

    Bicester

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Emily Denney

  • Contact email:

    emily.denney@butlerross.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    EDBBBH3338_1652968488

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