This dynamic food business are leading the way within the fast moving chilled sector, supplying a broad retail customer base with a wide range of innovative products. They are going through an exciting period of growth and looking for a Supply Chain Manager who has previously worked within a fast paced food retail environment.
Predominately based onsite within the head offices of one of the UK’s major supermarket chain, you will take a lead on supply chain communication to develop the key customer relationship. In this pivotal role you’ll be focusing on strategy and efficiency across the end to end supply chain whilst enhancing the performance of products. You’ll continue the integration of the respective joint businesses, supporting the efficient flow of products through relationships and working collaboratively to improve service levels and issues.
With your effective team and project management skills, you’ll be evaluating and updating the department’s processes and procedures. Whilst relishing the challenge of working in this non-stop retail environment you’ll also be responsible for growing sales, increasing availability and reducing waste, alongside creating and leading value-added projects.
We are looking for a highly experienced and resilient Supply Chain or Commercial Category professional who has the ability to cultivate and maintain a series of relationships across a variety of business streams. Previous experience in a similar role within the food industry is essential alongside strong communication and relationship building skills as you’ll be liaising with important customers and suppliers on a frequent basis. You’ll also have acquired a proven track record of driving continuous improvement and cost saving initiatives along with an eye for detail and an analytical approach which will enable you to devise effective business solutions. In addition it is also vital that you possess excellent organisation and planning skills and have a high level of IT literacy.
If you think you have what it takes to drive efficiency across this business critical end to end supply chain relationship then we would love to hear from you. Apply now or call us on 0345 2600 737 to find out more.
Also, please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas.