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
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 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.