Supply Chain & Technical Director
Supply Chain & Logistics - FMCG / Consumer Goods - Logistics & Distribution - Manufacturing
£60k-75k

Job Title: 
Supply Chain & Technical Director
Job Type: 
Director
Job sector: 
Supply Chain & Logistics
FMCG / Consumer Goods
Logistics & Distribution
Manufacturing
Location: 
West Midlands
Base Salary: 
£60k-75k
Bonus: 
Full Executive Package
Hours: 
Permanent
reference: 
SCT/896/43
About this position: 

Our client is a leading British company who manufacture a range of FMCG (Non Food) products for UK retail customers. They are entering a period of major investment & growth and are looking to appoint an experienced Supply Chain executive to deliver a group wide excellence agenda.

The Role: 
  • Reporting directly to the CEO, you will design and deliver a Group wide supply chain excellence agenda with complete strategic & budgetary responsibility for a broad function covering sourcing, production planning, stock management, distribution, QA/ technical and new product development.
  • Will manage a multi-functional workforce and work closely alongside senior leadership peers, third parties and suppliers to ensure group quality and commercial targets are achieved.
  • Will lead customer technical meetings & supplier negotiations and assist where required in wider business areas during a period of planned growth.
The Person: 
  • Ideally degree educated, you will have experience leading significant supply chain budgets in a relevant FMCG environment. Exposure to the technical requirements of UK Retailers would be highly advantageous.

 

  • Commercially astute with the ability to prove you can increase performance through the delivery of your plan with exceptional negotiation and customer facing communications skills.

 

  • The ability to build, lead and mentor a high performing team during a period of significant investment and change.