Supply Chain Professional
This is a successful, family-owned company that provide innovative equipment for the chemistry R&D sector. Their largest customers are in the academic, pharmaceutical, biotech, agrochemical, chemical, and fine chemical markets. They sell directly in the UK and internationally via a network of distributors. They are looking for an experienced supply chain professional with manufacturing experience to join their team.
The role reports directly to the Managing Director and is part of the Senior Management Team.
The role is responsible for managing Purchasing, Warehouse Stores, Assembly, Planning and Quality teams.
Responsibilities include development and implementation of the supply chain strategy with focus on reviewing existing supplier arrangements, reducing costs and improving the quality of goods and services received. You will also be responsible for the management of inventory ensuring accurate forecast and demand planning to meet company sales and improve lead times and stock turns. You will develop and improve resource planning processes to ensure that manufactured & assembled items are scheduled effectively, and you will manage the worldwide shipping of finished goods to ensure they are shipped safely, cost effectively and “on time” to customers.
You will be MCIPS/Degree qualified, have a minimum of 10 years’ experience in supply chain with manufacturing/assembly experience; strong analytical skills; an excellent communicator & people manager; IT literate with superior knowledge of MRP/ERP systems.
If you have the skills required with a can-do attitude, are self-motivated and forward thinking then please apply.
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