£65000 - £70000 per annum
5 months ago
SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGER
£65,000- £70,000 + CAR + BENEFITS
An excellent opportunity has arisen to join the senior leadership team for an industry leader in aerospace, based in the North West.
Reporting to the Supply Chain Director, you will be a key member of the senior leadership team, heavily involved in the strategic direction for the site from the supply chain side of the business.
Manage a supply of goods and materials to support the production program
Achieve business targets in terms of inventory turns, cost reductions, supplier performance metrics etc.
Develop new sources of supply in line with product technological requirements
Promote a high performance organisation within Supply Chain function
Manage working capital with regards to Inventory management and supplier payment
Develop and maintain third party shipping providers
Lead management of key supplier relationships; encouraging value-based strategic partnerships
Working with other areas of the business to take forward designs and prototypes of new products
The ideal Supply Chain Manager will need to be driven and be able to show true leadership qualities.
Key experiences required:
Significant experience with managing a team, ideally in a high volume environment
Aerospace supply experience is essential
A proven track record of enhancing a supply chain and delivering on projects
Familiar with MRP and ERP systems
Good planning skills
Ideally will have a Supply Chain/Engineering Degree
MCIPS is desirable
Our client is a leading aerospace manufacturer based in the North West near to Blackburn. The facility is one of the highest performing sites and has a very busy order book in place for a number of years. The suitable candidate who delivers can expect to see enhanced opportunities within the group structure. The business is growing and laying the foundation for future expansion.