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Supply Chain Manager.

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Burnley

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c£60,000 - £70,000

Job reference: ES/TNT/SCMB
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Posted about 2 months ago

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Location - Lancashire

Role Overview - This is a significant career opportunity in a world-class manufacturing company that prides itself on superior quality products, unrivalled health, safety standards and a dynamic culture dedicated to ongoing growth and development.

Company Overview

The company is established as a leading manufacturing company, renowned for its commitment to high-quality products. The organisation is focused on continuous improvement, aspiring to set industry standards in health, safety, and environmental practices. Rooted in its core values of safety, teamwork and improvement, the business fosters an open, collaborative and respectful culture where every individual's contribution is valued.

Responsibilities:

As a key figure in the organisation, the Supply Chain Manager has a critical role in maximising factory output and customer service through effective planning and resource utilisation.

  • Managing supply and demand planning, scheduling, purchasing, and customer service
  • Directing warehousing and distribution
  • Designing and implementing best practices
  • Driving change initiatives
  • Continually reviewing and enhancing the performance of the supply chain team
  • Coordinating travel to UK and European locations as necessary

Requirements

  • Over 3 years’ experience in a Supply Chain Management role within an FMCG environment, including planning, distribution and procurement.
  • People management and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Education to degree level or equivalent
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel
  • Experience in continuous improvement initiatives and root cause analysis
  • Demonstrated ability in policy creation and implementation
  • Strong commercial negotiation skills
  • Exceptional organisational skills for coordinating and managing tasks and projects
  • Profound commercial awareness of the supply chain and retail business

Benefits

Joining the organisation brings exclusive perks:

  • Competitive pension
  • Permanent position
  • Opportunities for career development and progression
  • Inclusive and supportive company culture

In this growth-oriented environment, individual growth is encouraged, and continuous development is a cornerstone of the business's ethos.

How to Apply

If you are ready to explore the possibilities this role offers, please submit your current CV quoting reference ES/TNT/SCMB and a cover letter detailing your suitability for the position to emma@truenorthtalent.co.uk or 0161 399 1575.