Head of Supply Chain

St. Albans
Supply Chain Planning
Permanent
£75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance
Gabi Rackauskaite
gabi@pod-talent.com
15016/002
15-Feb-2023

I am currently partnering with an exciting, international food retail business who are leaders in their space, and are currently looking for a Head of Supply Chain to join their team and define and lead the supply chain strategy across UK and Europe.

In this role, you will be responsible for leading a team of experienced managers to deliver necessary supply chain and procurement processes, operational efficiencies, key growth and strategic projects.

About the role:

  • Lead all areas of supply chain management, across UK and Europe and provide expertise across a variety of supply chain management and commercial issues
  • Drive efficiencies and cost saving across supply chain operations
  • Lead team to deliver the business strategy, and support with identifying new sources and methods of supply
  • Effectively work with cross-functional teams and build strong relationships with external stakeholders and key suppliers

About you:

  • Minimum 6 years of experience working within supply chain operations role(s)
  • Experience working within food/food services/food hospitality industry(ies)
  • Strong commercial and strategic thinking, as well as ability to influence and negotiate
  • Passionate people leader with experience developing and growing teams
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work with internal and external stakeholders

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