Connecting to LinkedIn...

Head of Supply Chain

Job Title: Head of Supply Chain
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Derbyshire, Derbyshire
Industry:
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Reference: Q97788
Contact Name: Quest Search and Selection
Contact Email: apply@questsearch.co.uk
Job Published: April 10, 2015 18:28

Job Description

A growing business specialising in the development, procurement and supply of high quality own label and branded homeware products is recruiting a Supply Chain Manager.

The position is an interesting and challenging one and the successful candidate will take ownership of a number of key areas within the business.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Monitoring availability for all products
  • Building relationships with supplying sites in the Far East and customers to build and deliver accurate forecasts
  • Control of supply chain budgets
  • Management of a small team
  • Working cross functionally across the whole business to keep uinvovled in new product development, supplier negotiations, strategy, etc.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A working knowledge of supply chain operations including warehousing and UK and International freight
  • An understanding of Far East supply chains
  • People management experience
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills
  • Passion for delivering excellent results

If you have the vision and skills and want to join a growing business that will offer future opportunities for further development then we would welcome your application.

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.

Get similar jobs like these by email

By submitting your details you agree to our T&C's