Supply Chain Manager in Northampton - Travis Perkins

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Northampton, England
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Full Time
Date Posted
4 days ago

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Job Description Are you passionate about taking a key role in helping the growth of our business? Do you have extensive experience within Supply Chain management? If this sounds like you we currently have a fantastic opportunity for a credible and knowledgeable Supply Chain Manager to join our team.
Location: Hybrid role working 2 times a week at our HUB head office in Northampton then remotely from home
What you’ll be doing
As the Supply Chain Manager you will be accountable for a wide range of key deliverables across the end to end supply chain solution. You will be developing a strategy to improve stock flow efficiency and maintain strong service levels and reduce company stock holding to improve the business cost base.

Some accountabilities of the role:

Manage the product supply processes to ensure all orders are placed accurately and timely to drive optimum availability into group warehouses (UK and off-shore) to enable branches to maximise availability.Manage and lead the team to achieve central stock availability, cost to serve and stock levels across the business to ensure departmental targets are met and exceeded.Support the senior supply chain leadership team in achieving business targets.Identify opportunities in the end to end supply chain to improve margin and profit.Manage risks and supply issues, communicating effectively with all stakeholdersCommunicate to all relevant external and internal teams on all availability issues with action taken to resolve any issues that may impact sales or service.Ensure the forecasting, replenishment and master data systems, parameters and all data within it is kept up to date and maintained, with all policies and exception management procedures followed.
Is this you?
The role of Supply Chain Manager will be a key role to ensure the successful growth of our business. You will need to have a wealth of experience in Supply Chain management, including experience of supplier management with both Far East and Domestic Suppliers.
You will be managing a team so a proven track record as a successful leader who can motivate and engage the team is essential.
The ideal candidate will need to be a strategic and creative thinker with a strong customer focus. You will have excellent negotiation skills with experience of managing budgets, along with the ability to communicate and build strong relationships across a broad stakeholder group.
If you would like to be considered for this fantastic opportunity please apply online.
What’s in it for you?
You’ll be supported by some of the best training & development in the industry. Our impressive internal succession programme means, whatever it is you do with us,  it will be easy for you to learn, grow and develop across the Travis Perkins Group. We’ll also equip you with a benefits package that grows as you grow with the company:
Competitive performance related bonus
Save-as-you-earn scheme
Buy-as-you-earn scheme
Contributory pension scheme
Colleague discount across a variety of Group businesses including with special discounts across our Trade Merchanting businesses.
A bit about us
As the largest distributor of building materials in the UK, Travis Perkins has been helping to build Britain for over 200 years.
With over 5 businesses, 16,000 colleagues and more than 1,200 branches, stores and sites around the UK we believe we have the best people and the best place to work. Everyone works hard together to deliver results, but most importantly, have some fun along the way!
Supply Chain Manager
Travis Perkins

Supply Chain & Distribution

Northampton, Northamptonshire

Competitive + Benefits

Hours of work:
Monday - Friday

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