Commodity Manager

Posted 23 April by Randstad Strategic Accounts
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Consignment Stock Implementation Lead

Location: Brentford

Contract: 7 months

Pay rate: Competitive

We have a great opportunity for a Supply Chain professional to join our team to lead the implementation of Consignment Stock across a number of our manufacturing operations around the world.

Job Description:

The primary responsibilities of this role are as follows:

  • Drive and operate as the primary lead of the effective implementation of CS across multiple sites in Consumer and Pharma.
  • Work closely with cross functional teams (Tax, Quality, IT, Procurement, Supply Chain) at site and centrally, to drive the implementation of CS.
  • Lead the engagement and education with suppliers in order to implement CS across the network.
  • Educate sites and central teams on the use and implementation of CS
  • Develop a End to End guideline for Consignment Stock Management to be used by sites
  • Work closely with the MERP team to support the technical deployment of CS in SAP
  • Validate the proposed process which will drive changes to the End to End process ( covers Dir Proc, Planning, Warehousing, Quality & Finance)


Role Requirements:

  • Commercial acumen, experience managing and negotiating commercial conditions with suppliers Familiar with Consignment Stock and its operation
  • Full understanding of Supply Chain process and the way they interact with MERP systems
  • Materials Scheduling Experience, Procurement and SAP knowledge would be a great plus
  • Evidence of leading transformation projects within the complex organisation in Pharma and/or FMCG.
  • Demonstrated aptitude for delivery and evidence of "go get it" attitude
  • Demonstrate technical knowledge of modern supply chain practices and best practices
  • Strong verbal, interpersonal, and organizational skills to deliver complex transformation projects and influence stakeholders
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Ability to travel extensively
  • Experience implementing Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) would be a great


Randstad Business Support is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: 37801164

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