Head of Supply Chain / Supply Chain Manager / Purchasing Manager

Posted 14 March by Travail Employment Group Easy Apply

Head of Supply Chain/Supply Chain Manager/Purchasing Manager

South Yorkshire - Circa £50k - 33 days holidays, Mon-Fri, 8am to 5pm

  • Head of Supply Chain
  • Circa £50,000 p/a
  • 33 days holidays per year
  • Monday to Friday
  • 8am to 5pm
  • Development Opportunities

Our client, a UK wide manufacturer, are keen to recruit a Head of Supply Chain to lead, direct and motivate the procurement, materials and logistics teams throughout the group. This time of transformation within an already well-established company is an exciting opportunity for the senior management team to make a real difference.

Reporting to the Financial Director, and with several direct reports, the Head of Supply Chain will have responsibility for purchasing, logistics, material forecasting, capacity planning and sourcing, master scheduling, expedition, change management across the entire function. This role offers an opportunity to develop new strategies, policies, procedures, and the overall team to optimize the value in creating a best in class materials and procurement management group.

It is expected that the successful head of Supply Chain will be:

  • Educated to degree level
  • CIPS qualified (preferred)
  • Experienced in purchasing and materials management roles
  • From an engineering/manufacturing environment
  • A strategic thinker with confidence and speed in execution
  • A proven leader with skills in building and managing large teams with a history of world class success
  • An excellent negotiator

Travail employment group is operating as an employment agency. Once you click apply for this job your application will be immediately received by Travail Employment Group. If your application is successful a consultant from our team will be in contact with you within the next 7 days. If you do not hear from us within 7 days you have not been successful on this occasion and unless otherwise advised, Travail will keep your details on file and contact you within future relevant opportunities.

Required skills

  • Management
  • Negotiation
  • Purchasing
  • Supply Chain Management

Reference: 34524355

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