Procurement and Expediting Manager

  • Location

    Exeter

  • Sector:

    Shopfitting & Interiors

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35000 - £38000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lane

  • Contact email:

    slane@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    558987SL_1608669335

  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-01-21

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Sarah Lane

Job Title

Supply Planning Manager

Job Description

The Company:

What an amazing opportunity in Devon to work for a global organisation, managing the day to day activity on your vendor portfolio as well as managing and developing a team of talented individuals. The position will manage the whole procurement process within a high SKU international wholesale distribution business. We are, therefore, looking for an experienced Demand Planner / Supply Chain Forecasting specialist, with a sound understanding of stock inventory control and management experience.

Job Responsibilities:

· Oversee the supplier order process through to delivery; identifying, communicating and resolving supply issues

· Promote Supplier Relationship Management and actively engage with key suppliers

· Manage supplier KPI's whilst continuously trying to improve and develop both the commercial and operational relationship with suppliers

· Ensure the team manage data integrity so we have accurate position managed on our system landscape

· Ensure the team is managed and developed effectively so that deadlines are met and work is accurate

· Coach and develop the team in all aspects of effective supplier management and relationship management

· Lead the review, development and implementation of processes and procedures necessary to ensure a continuously smooth supply chainCreation and analysis of supply chain key performance indicators. Develop and maintain relevant KPIs, proactively look for solutions to improve supply chain performance.

Preferred Skills:

Supply chain planning experience in a high SKU multi-site environment

Experience in a procurement/purchasing role

Experience of managing a team

Experience with a high volume Manufacturing or trading company

Supply base is worldwide and therefore international trade knowledge is highly desirable

Personal Attributes:

Good theoretical and working knowledge of core planning processes

A continuous drive to improve supply chain planning process and performance

Strong analytical skills with excellent attention to detail

An organised, methodical and structured approach to work

IT competence including ERP systems, databases and MS Office

Degree level education as minimal

Associated Benefits:
Life assurance cover 2 x basic salary (rising to 3 x basic salary for pension scheme members)

Company Pension Plan - Employer contributions of 6% (with min of 3% employee contributions)

25 days paid annual leave + bank holidays

Membership into the company medical insurance plan (80% subsidised)

Working Hours:

8.30-5 Mon to Fri
To apply, or to find out more information, please click on one of the "apply" buttons

Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond immediately to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position.

Salary

C£40000

Location (Postcode)

Exeter

Associated Benefits:

  • Life assurance cover 2 x basic salary (rising to 3 x basic salary for pension scheme members)
  • Company Pension Plan - Employer contributions of 6% (with min of 3% employee contributions)
  • 25 days paid annual leave + bank holidays
  • Membership into the company medical insurance plan (80% subsidised)

Working Hours: 9 - 5.15 Mon to Fri

To apply, or to find out more information, please click on one of the "apply" buttons

Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond immediately to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.