Our client, based in E. Riding of Yorkshire, operate within a strong market. Backed by a larger organisation they continuously strive to improve their business through investment. Staff turnover is low and the business supports further training and development to enable personal growth. With processes and systems to improve the successful applicant can expect a rewarding and challenging career within a forward-thinking organisation.
This position of Supply Chain Manager in E. Riding of Yorkshire will be responsible for:
Measuring customer service using appropriate KPI`s and communicating these within the business. Liaising with customers as required.
To generate accurate vendor schedules to ensure the right materials are available at the right time to achieve the production plan.
To produce a robust production plan (for both the short and longer term) to measure the appropriateness of the plan through Plan Stability, Adherence to Plan and Customer Care metrics. To raise and resolve plan issues with the manufacturing and support teams and amend as necessary.
To manage plant total inventory so that the monthly target is achieved. Monitor inventory and take quick corrective actions to address issues.
To set stock levels for WIP and finished goods within the business, that maximise customer service levels, protect the business and minimise cash holdings. Stock accuracy will be a focus.
To implement clear Warehouse Management systems that result in efficient fulfilment of orders in a timely and accurate way and that ensures that all transactions are promptly and accurately documented. To demonstrate the above with a clear suite of KPI`s.
To minimise and simplify stock movements through the use of Kanban, 5S principles and Continuous Improvement methodologies.
To ensure that the ERP system is the primary tool for material scheduling and planning data, and that it reflects current practices and is up to date.
Ideally the successful candidate for this role of Supply Chain Manager will have:
£55,000 - £65,000 + benefits