Head of Supply Chain

Head of Supply Chain

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    Procurement and Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Company Car & Additional Benefits

  • Contact:

    Phil Birch

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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I am looking for a high performing, Head of Supply Chain who can improve company supply chain processes and navigate their way through technical improvements across their sites and global network. The company are a manufacturing organisation who supply across automotive, defence, aerospace and medical sectors. This is a unique role where you will be able to implement some real change within the organisation in a short timeframe.

I have an exciting opportunity to join a global company as they look to recruit a highly capable Head of Supply Chain to focus on improving their supply chain operations on a global basis, the role is a permanent role and can be based at any of their UK sites. With regards to that there will be remote working and you must have the ability to travel, the successful candidate will earn a competitive salary, plus company car and additional benefits.

The successful candidate will need to be passionate and results driven, you will have an autonomous role working closely with the Head of Transformation to shape the planning and management of supply chain movements by the business. As a senior team member, you will be tasked with ensuring the highest levels of performance through efficient management of their supply chain operation. You will lead and drive process improvements where applicable, delivering solutions to logistics problems offering the highest level of quality and customer service.

The successful candidate can come from any manufacturing background but some of their key responsibilities will be to engage with all internal stakeholders from top to bottom. You will lead the company on a journey as you define what "good" looks like for the business, so driving levels of engagement will be critical to your success.

Previous experience of working within the fastener industry managing distribution would be perfect, you will strive to ensure that all supply chain activities are executed in accordance with service level agreements. The Head of Supply Chain is a critical role in defining processes and ensuring adherence throughout the organisation, providing a platform for future development and growth. You will lead the Supply Chain team through effective leadership whilst they are responsible for the day-to-day operations. This will leave you to be able to focus on critical projects for the business including shaping the companies processes within throughout.

For more information, please apply to the role or contact Phil Birch on 07970 211517.

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