Supply Chain Manager
Preston
Up to £50,000

Company Profile

An established family run small business that produce premium food products, successfully enjoying YoY growth. The business provides branded and own label products selling into the major supermarkets, wholesalers and DTC via their ecommerce platform. Values driven and motivated to provide the highest quality goods for their customers. This is a passionate, innovative family feel culture which is enjoyed by the team.

What will you do as Supply Chain Manager?

  • Manage inbound stock, procurement and purchasing plans from new and existing suppliers
  • Working with finance and sales team to prepare annual stock forecasting across SKUs
  • Take the lead on NPD finding new suppliers and negotiating best prices / lead times
  • Monitor inventory level using EDI systems ensuring stock is available for distribution
  • Liaise with B2B accounts and 3PL partners to ensure products can be sent OTIF
  • Analyse expenditure and implement new processes and strategies to promote growth
  • Process multi-channel pallet orders across retail and wholesale accounts as well DTC
  • Option to manage 2 direct reports and enable their growth

What do you need?

  • Previous supply chain experience ideally with a consumer goods background
  • Comfortable working with an SME and be adaptable to meet deadlines
  • Worked with 3PL partners to manage both inbound and outbound stock movements
  • Good excel skills for forecasting and ideally used an ERP system
  • Experience working across retail accounts and DTC an advantage but not essential
  • A driver due to rural office location

What’s on offer?

  • Flexible working once settled into the business
  • 22 days holiday + bank holiday and option to purchase more
  • Ability to grow within a small business and see the value you add
  • Free onsite parking
  • A free turkey at Christmas!

Job ID: 8141