Supply Chain Lead

York £ 30,000 - £ 40,000 p.a. + Pension Permanent

Job Reference: 013119

A global supplier of FMCG and Food products is seeking a Supply Chain Lead to spearhead supply chain best practice and effective delivery of raw materials and finished products. This is a permanent role requiring travel within the UK. Excellent opportunities for progression within the business available.


Commutable from: York, Harrogate, Leeds, Wakefield

Salary: £ 30,000 - £ 40,000 p.a. + Pension + Bonus


The Role

The Supply Chain Lead will:
Improve processes and ways of working between company and large customers
Validate forecasts and improve accuracy of finished goods sales
Oversee call-off periods vs planned volumes and manage weekly stock levels vs target
Identify any potential issues and represent the business in S&OP meetings
Be a single point of contact for any urgent needs or escalations
Drive KPI reviews and reporting and also represent supply chain department within NPD meetings

The Person

The successful applicant for the Supply Chain Lead role will possess a proven supply chain background ideally in the FMCG sector and possess a degree level qualification (or equivalent).
Exposure to modern resource planning tools is essential for the role of Supply Chain Lead in addition to being data-savvy and conversant with MS-Excel to an advanced level. Experience using SAP (modules APO and BW) would be advantageous. You will possess flexibility to undertake travel to other UK sites, approx 20% of the working week and be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills to both customers within the global account and internal stakeholders.

To apply, please contact Matt Griffiths with a current CV.
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