Supply Chain Manager

England, Leicestershire, Leicester
£50000 - £55000 per month + £15K bonus + Car + Benefits
15 Feb 2018
01 Apr 2018
Colum Mackey
Specialist Area
Logistics , Operations, Warehouse
Executive, Lead, Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Supply Chain Manager

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Field based - Midlands

Bramwith Consulting are engaged on an exciting recruitment assignment on behalf of a leading industrial wholesale multi-national. In these current times the supply chain is ever changing as we move to the digital age, however, our client believe their retail branches still hold an intrinsic value to their customers as they have an intimacy with their branches.

As the Operations Manager you will be the face of the brand and uphold those customer relationships, from the man in the van to the large corporate accounts ensuring the correct inventory is available throughout a network of 10 retail branches.

You will need a strong understanding of inventory management and a solid understanding in the distribution of such a network where individual branches hold in excess of 5,000 SKU's at all times, to servicing accounts on same day or next day delivery. Speed of service is paramount and ensuring customer satisfaction across accounts that hold bespoke SLA's is key.

You'll be responsible for driving the operational performance of the logistics and warehousing function in your group. You'll have a chance to put your leadership skills to the test with 10+ direct reports and in-directly accountable for up to 100 staff.

What you'll be doing

  • Working across multiple sites ensuring that inventory is managed and replenished from NDC, delivering for the customer first time every time
  • Ensuring stock is delivered for key contracts in line with SLA's
  • Developing key customers accounts, managing service delivery
  • Working with internal regional teams, managing a network of branches

It is essential that you have

  • Experience managing 5+ sites
  • Hands on inventory management experience
  • Exposure to produce ranges in excess of 5000 SKU's
  • Large P&L responsibility
  • Previous exposure in delivering change management programs
  • A strong customer service focus with a desire to continually improve delivery

Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 basic + £15,000 bonus + Car + Benefits

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