Supply Chain Manager

Posted 12 months ago

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a friendly and very well-regarded company based in Poole! This is a great chance to join an innovative company at a hugely exciting time in their growth offering a fast paced and positive environment to work within!
Due to their growth, they now have a requirement for a Supply Chain Manager to join their busy team.
As Supply Chain Manager, you will be responsible for planning and overseeing Worldwide and UK stock movement, control, distribution, logistics and warehousing as well as managing and motivating a small team.
Job Responsibilities will include:
Supply Chain
Liaise between suppliers, manufacturers and relevant internal departments to deliver the right products effectively
Organize and coordinate supply chain fulfilment for finished goods
Overseeing product shipping, documentation, storage, handling, movement and distribution
Producing supply chain forecasts in line with the purchasing plan
Improving the overall supply chain performance and look for any possible innovations to the process
Proactively manage, maintain and develop relationships with new and existing service providers with the aim to reduce costs/lead times
Responsibility for all invoices

Logistics and Warehouse
Planning and implementing logistical strategy, ensuring targets are met
Overseeing usage of warehouse capacity to ensure efficiency

Develop and implement department budgets, ensuring that spends are within company guidelines and maximums are not exceeded
Forecast demand for products and services to ensure that stock is procured effectively and meets the business needs
Report on statistics using computer software to enable operational and strategic delivery and planning
Ascertain the best products and suppliers in terms of best value, delivery schedules and quality
Deliver a competent Supply Chain strategy that is lean, appropriate and aligned to the overall business objectives
Review, develop and implement supply chain policies, processes and procedures.

Knowledge and understanding of shipping manifests, international freight and supply chain are essential to the role, along with experience of managing and delivering projects within set time scales.
The successful candidate will also possesses strong planning, organisational and administration skills with a logical and systematic approach to work.
Competency using Microsoft Office, particularly Excel, Outlook and Word is also essential to the role.
If this sounds like the role for you, then please don’t delay in sending your CV!

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