Supply Chain OperationsManager

Supply Chain OperationsManager

Job Title: Supply Chain OperationsManager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lancashire
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Pkge
Start Date: ASAP!
Reference: 12948/001
Contact Name: Emma Brighouse
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 23, 2017 14:28

Job Description

Supply Chain Operations Manager


Up 65,000 / 10K car / 15% bonus / 20% pension / health

This is a first-class opportunity for an experienced Supply Chain Manager to secure a career path that could take them to a director level position within 3 to 5 years. The role is based at one of 5 facilities within the group and the successful candidate will be responsible for tactical, operational supply chain functions, managing a team of 30.

Reporting to a very successful, inspirational Director of Supply Chain the Supply Chain Operations Manager will form part of the local site leadership team with a "dotted" line into the Managing Director.

Responsibilities will be to:-

  • Implement methods, practices, and techniques to ensure the most economical movement of materials through the supply chain.
  • Ensure the required documentation and/or system transactions are executed to allocate, purchase, internally manufacture or reschedule material as required.
  • Manage current and future demand requirements with manufacturing and supplier capabilities/capacities, via the Sales, Inventory and Operational Planning (SIOP) process, to ensure completion of customer requirements.
  • Analyse data, including enterprise requirements planning information and prepare consolidated managerial reports as needed to facilitate and recommend actions to ensure plant/product line optimal supply chain execution.
  • Evaluate operational performance of the site and report these figures at leadership meetings.
  • Supports compliance initiatives and corporate commodity strategies to achieve synergy across the operation.
  • Drives Lean supply methods to improve performance across all the functions.

The successful applicant will have:-

  • Full knowledge of materials planning systems (MRP/ERP) requirements and order generation process logic.
  • A thorough understanding of Supply Chain Management operational concepts surrounding production planning, scheduling, purchasing, supplier selection, inventory control, logistics, stockroom operations, and shipping/receiving.
  • Detailed knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and Process Variation Reduction (Six Sigma) concepts and tool sets as they relate to materials management.
  • Experience managing a team.
  • Ability to lead cross-functional process improvement teams.
  • Ideally be CIPS qualified.

To apply please click "Apply Now" to send your CV to Emma Brighouse at Morgan Ryder Associates.

Morgan Ryder is a provider of Outsourced Recruitment Solutions, Executive Search Services plus Permanent and Contract Recruitment Services for Engineering, Supply Chain & Logistics, Quality & Technical, Sales, Human Resources, Production Operations and more. We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro-Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

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