We are recruiting on behalf of a dynamic, profitable and growing food business for a Supply Chain Director to sit within their senior management team. This is an exciting opportunity for a hands on senior supply chain professional to be key contributor in its exciting plans for growth and success.
You will have full accountability for the Supply Chain; which includes Procurement, Customer Service, Logistics and Data Processes across their three manufacturing sites. Leading a team of professionals and heads of departments you will drive the strategy and deliver profitable growth throughout the supply chain. Key priorities will be driving process and procedural efficiencies, review current ways of working and evaluation for change, both with the overall view of reducing operating costs and improving service metrics.
The ideal candidate will have a track record of success working with fast moving products in the food sector. You must be able to demonstrate a hands on approach, we aren’t just looking for a strategist here it is important you roll up your sleeves and are heavily involved in the day to day. Experience in Procurement and Supply Chain is a must as well as leading a team within these functions. You will have knowledge in end to end value chains and the importance of all functions within.
A degree in Supply Chain/Logistics would be desirable but not essential. From a personality perspective you will be balanced with strong decision making and influencing skills. Detail orientated but can also think laterally with strong financial acumen and analytical skills.
In return our client is offering an industry leading salary and package with opportunities to develop in a rewarding and progressive culture.
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