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Supply Chain Manager

Recruiter: Jonathan Lee Recruitment
Location: Wrexham
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 + 10% bonus & family medical
Application date: 7th Nov 2019

Due to continued growth this international manufacturer of products supplied into a variety of industries including medical, electronics and automotive are looking for a Supply Chain Manager.

The purpose of this role is to develop, implement and oversee an effective integrated Supply Chain incorporating: customer order placement; raw materials ordering; goods receiving; on-site and off-site warehouse storage; production planning and scheduling; and finished goods despatch

Key responsibilities:

Ensure effective interface with key customers to ensure an efficient supply chain from raw materials planning through to finished goods delivery
Ensure that effective systems are in place for the storage, movement and recording of raw materials, W.I.P/ inventory management, and finished goods despatch
Manage the planning & scheduling of all manufacturing activities to maximise production yield and ensure delivery and sales targets are met
Manage the various types of recycling and waste disposal ensuring compliance with legislation and Company policies and procedures
Ensure that appropriate materials handling equipment is provided for the Site to ensure that operations can run effectively
Review and update the methods we use in our approach to all Logistical activities and Customer Services
Support Sales team in addressing all customer enquires effectively including with direct customer contact when necessary
Manage contracts and leases with hauliers, equipment and warehousing providers to ensure compliance with service level agreements and budgets
Interface with Company Purchasing team to ensure that raw materials and packaging suppliers meet required standards of service
Manage areas of responsibility to ensure that they meet ISO9001 standards and comply with all health, safety and environmental responsibilities
Develop an integrated cross-functional Supply Chain team who are motivated and engaged to continually improved the Logistical operations of the business

Key requirements:

Ideally degree qualified (desirable not essential)
Logistics and Supply Chain Management or CILT qualification
At least 5 years experience in a logistics management role within a manufacturing logistics environment
Senior management experience affecting strategic change
Knowledge of transportation, warehousing and production planning
MRP management and use
People management with clear expectation and objective setting

Personal Attributes:

Problem solving and proactive approach.
Goal driven
Effective communicator at all levels
Committed, focused
Assertive and adaptable with good interpersonal skills

You are likely to be currently working as a Supply Chain Manager or a Logistics Manager in a manufacturing logistics environment.

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