An opportunity has arisen for a senior Supply Chain Manager to join a leading automotive manufacturer at a time of great growth and investment.
With responsibility for the Supply Chain function , This is a key appointment in the business, with a high level of accountability and the ability to influence and direct. Key responsibilities will include:-
Work with the senior leadership team to ensure delivery of overall strategy
Managing the supply chain function effectively, ensuring performance is delivered and maintained
Ensuring delivery against set KPI’s
Plan resources effectively to ensure functional performance is maintained and improved
Effectively manage new model introduction
Create annual inventory plans in line with Business Unit targets and manage inventory levels in line with plan.
Manage people performance effectively within the function, encouraging and supporting improvements and development
Ensure delivery of products and services in accordance with key performance indicators
Maintain and develop excellent relationships with both customers and suppliers
Constantly monitor SCM progress, identifying bottle necks and areas requiring performance and problem solving to ensure continuous improvement and mitigation of risk
This is a challenging and critical role within the business requiring a mix of skills and experience. An experienced Supply Chain professional is required with a demonstrable track record of success gained within a high volume manufacturing/warehouse environment. Working knowledge of project planning systems (CIPPS, ANPQP,MRP2, ERP) is essential.
The role offers unrivalled scope for professional and personal recognition within a growing and dynamic business.