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  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain Planning

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Gabi Rackauskaite

  • Contact email:

    gabi@pod-talent.com

  • Job ref:

    13635/001_1579252020

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    16 Feb 00:00

We are excited to be working with an award-winning, start-up food business on an exciting opportunity to join their growing operations and supply chain team. I am looking for an experienced supply chain professional who is looking for the next step in their career - joining their team as a Supply Chain Manager and lead a team of 3 direct reports - focusing on delivering process improvements in forecasting and stock management. Working with the wider business team, you will look to deliver new systems, and drive change and efficiencies.

About the role

  • Manage a team of 3 direct reports

  • Create and maintain demand forecasts

  • Create and manage production plans

  • Proactively manage suppliers and co-packers to ensure availability to satisfy customer demand

  • Effectively managing stock and inventory

  • Drive process improvements and support system implementations

  • Work collaboratively with cross functional teams.

About you

  • A start-up / SME mind-set - able to react and adapt to environments with a high degree of change and pace

  • 3+ years of experience in a similar role from a food background

  • Strong communication skills

  • Excellent planning and organizational skills

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.