Supply Chain Manager

35000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP50000/annum
05 Dec 2018
28 Dec 2018
Job Type
Contract Type
Our client is a leading supplier of berries (strawberries, raspberries, blueberries & blackberries), 12 months of the year, to UK & European retailers. The business is involved in breeding, growing, sourcing and packing of berries from UK and international production.

Our client has two main centres of operation - Arbroath, Scotland from where the majority of its UK production is sourced and Evesham where the business packs imported and some UK product.

Supply Chain

The business manages complex "just-in-time" supply chains from UK and international growers and is looking to add an additional Supply Chain Manager, based Evesham with the aim of better understanding its supply chain and working on continuous improvement.

This role will be responsible for working with Procurement, Commercial and Warehouse teams and will involve:

* Understanding end-to-end supply chain and costs

* Implementation of new systems and ways of working

* Managing the negotiation of and coordination of supply chain inputs eg logistics & packaging

* Supporting the day to day supply chain team in getting the job done

Skills required

* Experience of FMCG supply chains preferably fresh produce

* Excellent communication skills

* Ability to think clearly under pressure

* Good analytical skills

* Experience in spreadsheet analysis

* Experience of ERP systems

If this sounds of interest to you and you have the appropriate skills and experience, please don't delay, get your application into Redfox immediately quoting ref: 4981IR