Supply Manager - London

Recruiter
BCT Resourcing
Location
London, London
Salary
£45,000 - £55,000 per annum
Posted
16 Jul 2017
Expires
13 Aug 2017
Ref
1440377
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Demand and Supply Manager
London
£45k - £55k

An exciting and innovative Food FMCG company is looking for a driven, dynamic and personable Demand and Supply Manager for their fast growing business based in London. This is an all-encompassing role managing the end to end supply chain including production planning, supply chain, demand planning and 3PL management supplying into Retail, Private Label and Food Service. The successful individual will work closely with some of the main UK retailers.

Key Responsibilities:

* Managing the end-to-end supply chain from planning and purchasing through to OTIF delivery and in the UK.
* Developing a robust demand, supply and production planning processes
* Implementing advanced planning systems across supply chain and operations
* Driving change and cost saving initiatives within financial planning
* Building long-term relationships with key suppliers, negotiating and setting a pricing strategy
* NPD launches - from production planning to demand and order fulfilment
* Managing 3PL providers and external partners

Key Skills:

* Degree Educated or equivalent
* A strong understanding of Retail/FMCG supply chain with at least 5 years+ FMCG supply chain experience
* SAP experience desirable
* Highly computer literate - advanced excel
* Line management experience of direct teams and distributors
* Customer focused - experience of working collaboratively with key retail customers
* Excellent communication and influencing to develop strong relationships internally and externally
* Able to prioritise and allocate time effectively
* Strong team player
* Highly organised and motivated

Keywords: Demand Planning, Forecasting, SAP, Supply Planning, Food, FMCG