Salary: Negotiable, Permanent, Thame, Job Ref: 18312
My Thame based technology client is seeking a Supply Chain Manager to work closely with all stakeholders to provide a knowledgeable, excellent and a wholly encompassing Supply Chain to the business with a requirement to establish strong relationships in order to implement the business strategy and lead execution against key measures. Utilising recognised best practice the Supply Chain Manager will be responsible for planning, implementing and monitoring overall supply chain strategy in order to maximize efficiency and productivity. The Supply Chain Manager will have managerial responsibility for the delivery of KPIs across six core functions in the business: Purchasing. Vendor Management. Demand Planning. Product Management. Inventory Control. Transport and Logistics. Scope: Manage and develop the Supply Chain team through performance review, objective setting, and team communication, coaching and mentoring. Develop and deliver Tactical and Operational plan for Supply Chain Department. Identify, scope and introduce technology, process, methods, and tools to improve efficiency, accuracy and commercial contribution across all Supply Chain functions.Core duties and responsibilities: Plan and implement the overall supply chain strategy, collaborate with Sales, Operations, and Technical Support teams, Determine key supply chain KPIs, Suggest and Implement solutions for process improvements, Identify process bottleneck and implement solutions in a timely manner, Train and evaluate others, Work with finance, sales, and operations team to determine best vendors and partners, Build and maintain strong and effective relationships with vendors. Salary of 37000 pounds per annum, benefits include 25 days holiday and Bank Holidays, life insurance, pension etc.