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Supply Manager

Job Title: Supply Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Midlands
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q91764
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 15, 2013 09:08

Job Description

This well-known retailer has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Supply Manager to join its head office team. Reporting to the Head of Supply Chain, your main responsibilities will include managing the availability and supply of a given department into all company warehouse and retail outlets. You will play a pivotal role in driving improvements in supply processes and procedures to meet and exceed KPIs and availability targets. Your main accountabilities will be: * Managing availability and product supply with retail outlets * Monitoring performance against KPIs * Setting new KPIs where applicable * Improving supply processes and procedures * Implementing new procedures where necessary to improve availability/performance * Report writing * Presenting in monthly meetings * Identifying opportunities for business development and growth * Management, training and leadership of junior members of the supply team The successful candidate will have: * Experience working with supply management for another successful retailer * Excellent knowledge of supply, demand planning and forecasting * Experience of leading and managing a team * Outstanding communication skills * Ability to work with colleagues of seniority including Director level * The ability to persuade and influence at all levels of the business This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading business and be an influential member of a growing team. In reward for your hard work you will receive a generous salary with excellent benefits. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.