Supply Chain Manager – North West Ref: 13834

Competitive Salary + Benefits

An exciting opportunity has come available for a Supply Chain Manager to join this world leading global chemical distribution business.

Role Info:

Supply Chain Manager
North West Based | Competitive Salary + Benefits

Who we are:

With over 115,000 customers across 100 countries, we are a leading $9 billion global distributor of speciality consumables, food ingredients and chemicals serving the pharmaceutical, cosmetic and manufacturing industries.

The Role:

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Supply Chain Manager to join the UK & Ireland Supply Chain team and ensure every part of our supply chain works effectively; the role will oversee a global external supply network and ensure our products reach our customers all over the UK and Ireland.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks:

+ Leads, manages, develops and trains their Supply Chain Planners
+ Achieve & maintain supply chain KPIs, including customer OTIF, DSI, Stock availability, supplier OTIF & inventory health
+ Utilise inventory management techniques to optimise inventory across the UK & Ireland network
+ Develops and maintains strong cross functional relationships within Univar
+ Identify cost saving opportunities across the supply chain
+ Oversee demand and supply planning
+ Leads or supports supply chain projects

We Are Looking For

The successful candidate will have experience within supply chain and would bring with them extensive knowledge of Inventory Management, MRP, S&OP along with dealing with multiple stock locations around the UK and Ireland, and interacting with senior management to achieve inventory targets as well as service level targets.

Working cross functionally within Univar is essential and using your strong communication skills, you will be able to liaise with colleagues at all levels and with third parties, providing a high-quality service. This candidate

Experience of SAP would be preferred but not necessary along with experience of managing people. With a sound knowledge of Health and Safety regulations, you will ensure that all company policies and procedures are followed at all times in order to maintain our ‘zero accidents’ achievement. Travel around the UK and Ireland is required in the role.

What We Offer in Return:

+ Supply Chain Professional Accreditation Support
+ 33 days holiday
+ Holiday buy and sell scheme
+ Discretionary bonus scheme
+ Generous pension scheme
+ Death in service benefits
+ Discounted private healthcare
+ Discounts with 1,000+ retailers
+ Employee assistance programme
+ Employee share plan
+ Cycle to work scheme
+ Learning & development programmes
+ Career progression opportunities
+ Free onsite parking

It's an exciting time to join the team. We are a great team of people, a great place to work and offer all the benefits you’d expect from the world leader at what we do. Come and join us in a business with a global focus where your quality can make a real difference!

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