Supply Chain Director

26 February 20242024-02-26
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
£75,000 - £80,000

Supply Chain Director


£75,000 - £80,000 Per Annum

Our client, a well-established leader in their industry are looking for an individual who can take responsibility for developing and managing their Purchasing, and Supply Chain functions.

Supply Chain Director Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Review and manage the relationships with key stakeholders, evaluating and negotiating terms and prices on a regular basis
  • Analyze supply chain profiles, solving any issues that arise
  • Manage the company logistics functions and ensure company compliance and performance to regulatory standards
  • Create and deliver a set of strategies in terms of improving quality, total cost and speed to market
  • Engage suppliers in sustainability programs, improving environmental footprint
  • Ensure that best practice inventory management techniques
  • Work closely with the heads of departments to ensure stock availability sales  
  • Develop optimal supply chain networks, transportation, and warehousing
  • Conduct off-site inspections to check policies and procedures are being upheld
  • Develop, train and motivate direct reports

The ideal Supply Chain Director will:

  • Educated to degree level and/or proven experience working in a similar role
  • Formal qualification in procurement and/or Supply Chain, eg. APICS, CIPS, IoSCM etc
  • SAP or similar experience with relevant procurement systems
  • Minimum of 7-10 years’ experience
  • Minimum of 5 years management experience
  • Manufacturing/Engineering experience desirable
  • Global supply chain experience

Working Hours: Monday – Friday 08:00 – 16:30

Jackie Kerr Recruitment is an independent agency that has been established for 26 years.

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