Supply Chain Manager

Supply Chain Manager

Job Title: Supply Chain Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Company Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 12240KY_1533029178
Contact Name: Kyle Shinn
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 31, 2018 10:26

Job Description

Supply Chain Manager
£35-40k DoE + Benefits
Permanent, Full Time
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire

Our client, a UK leading company working within the renewable energy sector, currently require a Supply Chain Manager to join their team. Based in their Huddersfield office, you'll be responsible for managing the supply chain & procurement team to ensure a smooth & effective supply process is achieved.

As a Supply Chain Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Managing the procurement & supply chain team of 4 direct reports.
  • Developing and maintaining strong supplier relationships.
  • Proactively producing demand forecasts and managing suppliers accordingly to ensure any risks to the supply chain are mitigated.
  • Developing and maintaining a purchasing strategy for longer lead time products.
  • Negotiating pricing and supply terms.
  • Monitoring supplier performance and managing the company supplier list.
  • Other duties as required.

In order to be considered for this position, you will need to have proven experience in a similar Supply Chain Manager role working in a technical environment such as engineering, manufacturing or renewable energy. You'll need to possess strong interpersonal skills in order to successfully manage the procurement & supply chain team and suppliers. You will also need a have a good understanding of Microsoft Excel and using this for data manipulation.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading renewable energy company! They're offering a competitive salary of up to £40,000 depending on experience.

If you would like to apply for this Supply Chain Manager role, then please send a copy of your up to date CV to or call Kyle Shinn on 02392 288 284 for more information.

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