Assistant Supply Chain Manager

Posted 5 days ago by Fresh Recruits Easy Apply

Job Title: Assistant Supply Chain Manager
Location: Bournemouth
Salary: DOE

This is an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Supply Chain Manager to work closely with the Supply Chain Manager and assist in managing the Supply Chain Team!

Main Responsibilities:

  • Managing and coaching the team responsible for demand planning, purchasing & inventory management for the range
  • Working collaboratively to lead, facilitate and strengthen the S&OP process, and leading the action plans to improve the process
  • Define, implement and review process improvement for the Supply Chain
  • Presenting a weekly & monthly management summary
  • Build and maintain effective relationships internally with the team and externally.
  • Manage suppliers and negotiate effective contracts in line with inventory targets and KPI's



  • Demonstrable experience in a similar Supply Chain Management role, ideally within a FMCG/Retail/Manufacturing environment
  • Proven experience of leading and developing a team
  • A multi tasker with the ability to organise and prioritise workloads to meet strict deadlines
  • Exceptional management and leadership skills with the ability to motivate, coach and inspire your team
  • Excellent communicator, able to challenge, engage and present at all levels
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint (or equivalent)
  • Exceptional attention to detail and analytical/reporting skills


  • Degree educated in Supply Chain, Business or relevant subject area
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Access
  • Experience working with ERP/MRP systems

Ref: 1802-28-8593

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