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    Supply Chain Planning

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    £50000 - £60000 per annum

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    Sasha Porter

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

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I am so excited to partner with this exciting, pioneering & eco-friendly brand that also has recently been certified as B-Corp after only being in business for a few years! They are bringing innovative & gorgeously smelling home care product to their market that are also helping to reduce an impact on environment. Are you keen to make an impact & bring value to this disruptive start-up?

I am on a look out for a driven & hands-on professional that comes from consumer goods/household/cosmetics space to head up their Supply Chain. You will manage the end-to-end operations, including 3rd party manufacturing & logistics partners, NPD roadmap, supply & production planning, as well as the procurement piece.

Day to day bits:

  • Managing 3rd party manufacturing & logistics partners

  • Overseeing & managing the supply of component parts and raw materials

  • Managing production planning, stock control & customer fulfilment

  • Sourcing new products including packaging, fragrances & other raw materials

  • Managing the NPD roadmap & participating with new ideas

  • Looking for opportunities to provide cost savings

  • Managing demand planning & building the right forecasting

We are looking for:

  • An experienced supply chain manager (minimum 3 years)

  • Experience managing 3rd party providers (manufacturing & logistics)

  • Bachelor's degree as a minimum

  • Experience in the consumer goods/household/cosmetics space

  • End-to-end supply chain experience including planning & logistics

  • Contracting & tendering proficiency + P2P process knowledge

  • An understanding of chemical and/or eco chemical components (desirable)

  • ERP systems & Excel savvy

  • Confident problem-solver, quick thinker & a hands-on professional with excellent leadership skills

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.