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    Supply Chain Planning

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    £70000 - £95000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sasha Porter

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  • Published:

    20 days ago

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I am excited to partner with an award-winning fast-growth global consultancy that is looking to bring in high performing supply chain professionals into the business to support continued expansion. Working with major blue-chip clients you will evaluate, define & improve their operational strategy, working as a partner to the business, utilising your specialist knowledge to drive exceptional change.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Supply Chain Lead Consultant/Manager with an industry experience to join a growing consultancy with fantastic culture & have an exciting opportunity to work on revolutionary & innovative projects with market leading clients, as well as bring new business on board.

Day to day bits:

  • Responsible for developing & leading key projects with major clients to support Operations Strategy & Transformation

  • Working closely with senior stakeholders in the business to gain a deep understanding of the supply chain challenges, creating a strategy road map & delivering on this plan.

  • Completing analysis on the specific business areas & providing improvement recommendations and working closely with the business to ensure this succeeds.

  • Utilising you specialist industry & consultancy knowledge to support on supply chain change projects

  • Managing complex programmes of change both long term & short-term plan, driving innovative transformation across clients

You MUST bring:

  • 4-5 years + supply chain & operations industry experience in global blue chip FMCG businesses (e.g., P&G, Nestle, Mars, L'Oréal etc)

  • Experience in selling & delivering supply chain consultancy work at a senior level or running a supply chain operation (Manager/Senior Manager in consultancy)

  • Excellent Academic Record, Degree Educated in a relevant field (sciences, management, engineering)

  • A proven track record of driving implementation projects and/or significant improvements across supply chain operations

  • Strong communication skills with ability to engage with individuals across all levels

The business is a true believer in investing in people and are known for fostering an open and collaborative culture. They are looking for driven, high-performing individuals to join their team and grow with the business. If this sounds like you, please apply as soon as possible with an updated CV on!

Please note you need to have full right to work in the UK to apply for this role. We aim to reply to everyone who gets in touch, but volumes are high so if you do not hear from us within a week, your application has probably been unsuccessful.

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.