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Supply Chain Manager

If you are ambitious, self-motivated, hardworking and a team player and interested in growing your career with an International FMCG business, please read through our job opportunity.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and develop the local supply chain team
  • Manage inventory levels in line with agreed stock targets (total stock and safety stock levels)
  • Responsible for treatment of non- and slow-moving stock
  • Manage supply of materials
  • Measure and manage supplier service level into the business to meet service and cost targets. Involve purchasing team to support the resolution of issues where appropriate.
  • Liaise with Distribution manager and Distribution supervisors to ensure stock is shipped in a timely manner
  • Work with local production teams to support schedule adherence and support the analysis of non-conformance and appropriate action plans.
  • Responsible for maintenance of site master data in line with group standards
  • Responsible for the maintenance of plant information in the events system ensuring minimal obsolescence for product withdrawals and on time delivery for product launch
  • Ensure work instructions for the department are relevant and up to date
  • Provide information to the Customer account teams relating to supply chain issues and/or customer service risks.
  • Provide necessary reporting to understand the current status of the local supply chain in line with group KPI’s
  • Represent supply chain in site specific meetings

Behavioural competencies / Personal characteristics:

  • Respecting and integrating the McBride principles: Always committed, Accountability Giving & Taking, Working   together, Aspire to the best.
  • Team leader
  • Customer focused
  • Results oriented
  • Cost-conscious
  • Flexible, responsive
  • Punctual, precise, well-structured and organised
  • Clear and assertive communication

Technical competences and qualifications

  • Master degree
  • Good level of numeracy and literacy
  • Strong project management skills
  • Ideally 3 years’ experience of supply chain
  • At least 3 years’ experience in people management and a strong team player         
  • Experience in demand or planning systems would be a benefit
  • Knowledge of continuous improvement
  • Ability to make decisions quickly based on the available facts
  • Good knowledge of French and English

Supply Chain Manager

Contract type: 
Permanent, Full-time
Supply Chain Manager, Supply Chain
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