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Head of Customer Supply Chain

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  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain Planning

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus

  • Contact:

    Gabi Rackauskaite

  • Contact email:

    gabi@pod-talent.com

  • Job ref:

    13456/003_1579252840

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    16 Feb 00:00

We currently have an amazing opportunity to join a global food business as their Head of Customer Collaboration and become the face of the business. You would be leading and developing a team of 3 customer collaboration managers, and focus on driving value to both - the customers and the business by delivering change and optimasations.

About the role:

  • Manage, lead and develop a team of 3 direct reports to equip them for the present and the future.

  • Drive excellence in all areas of Customer Collaboration thus creating a culture of continuous improvement.

  • Align the strategic objectives and ambitions of the business with the key grocer customers.

  • Identify, start and implement new initiatives in partnership with the customers.

  • Understand the customer processes and specificities to be closer to their needs to maintain competitive advantage.

About you:

  • A tenacious and resilient self-starter who is confident to work in an ambiguous fast-paced environment whilst able to think of the bigger picture.

  • The ability to build and manage trustful long-term relationships with all stakeholders by being inspiring and engaging.

  • 5 + years experience in customer collaboration.

  • Experience of managing a diverse team's development.

  • Able to grasp complex matters quickly.

  • Ideally experience with the food industry.

  • Knowledge of end to end supply chain.

  • Preferably educated to degree level.

Pod Talent are independent specialist recruiters in the Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics, Manufacturing and R&D space covering roles internationally from entry to board level. We recruit for roles including Supply Chain, Demand Planning, Inventory Management, Direct and Indirect Procurement, Category Management, Logistics, Distribution, Warehousing, Production, Packaging, NPD and Quality Assurance. Please visit our website for all of our vacancies.