Supply Chain Manager

Posted 10 June 2024
Salary £60000 - £70000 per annum + 10% bonus
Job type Permanent
Discipline Engineering & Manufacturing
Contact NameChris Quinn

Job description

Vickerstock are working exclusively in partnership with a heavy engineering firm based in the Dungannon area on the appointment of a Supply Chain Manager.

You will be responsible for sourcing, managing and developing relationships with suppliers ensuring that they meet the company's quality, cost, and delivery requirements.

What's in it for you:

  • Starting salary of up £70,000
  • 10% bonus
  • Hybrid option (2 days from home)

In your new role:

  • Oversee the entire supply chain operation, ensuring all materials and products are sourced, shipped, and received in a timely and cost-effective manner
  • Frequently liaise and work closely with the Engineering, Quality, and Operations teams to drive continuous improvement in supplier performance
  • Develop and implement Supply Chain strategies
  • Source suppliers negotiating best price and lead time whilst continually monitoring performance
  • Responsible for bench-marking and market analysis
  • Maintain and track inventory - conducting regular inventory reconciliations, investigating variances and implementing measures to manage stock efficiently
  • Develop and implement key strategies ensuring critical processes are run effectively, achieving organisational goals and improving performance KPI's
  • Utilise data monitoring and analytics to evaluate past performance and trends to forecast inventory and distribution requirements
  • Manage and optimize international and domestic transportation/logistics, customs compliance, and supplier relationships

What you will need to succeed:

  • A minimum of 5 years experience in a Supply Chain Management role
  • Good understanding of ERP/MRP systems as well as all Microsoft Office packages
  • Proven track record of success in carrying out process improvement and cost saving projects

For a confidential conversation on how Vickerstock can support you with your next move, get in touch with Chris our Supply Chain specialist today.