Regional Supply Chain Manager

2022-09-22

Full Time

Permanent


Regional Supply Chain Manager - EMEA
Salary- available upon request
Full-time, Monday-Friday
Location- Flexible (occasional work in the Andover office and significant international travel)
Permanent

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced and talented individual, to join my award winning and highly successful client as a Regional Supply Chain Manager - EMEA, to form part of their international team. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing activities relating to the flow of materials, products, and services, including forecasting, planning, scheduling, order placement, warehousing/storage, inventory management, packaging, distribution, and delivery to customers. The role is hybrid working between home and the office in Andover, Hampshire, and involves significant travel.

Why work for PLP
PLP Group is listed on the US -Nasdaq stock exchange. With their HQ located in Cleveland Ohio USA, PLP is a global company that designs, manufactures and supplies high-quality products into the energy transmission & distribution, communications, and solar markets from their 23 locations around the world. PLP encourages everyone to be their best, and this is a place where you'll be able to make a real difference. You'll be part of an inclusive culture that values and empowers you to fulfil your potential.

We also offer some excellent benefits, including;
* Hybrid working
* Company bonus scheme
* 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
* Career progression encouraged and promoted
* Private healthcare
* Subsidised pension
* Life insurance
* Personal travel insurance
* Free onsite parking

Duties and key responsibilities
* Work with internal stakeholders to create and implement improvement to Supply Chain activities and processes, including forecasting, planning, and fulfilment of customer requirements
* Work with commodity managers to implement corporate strategies and negotiate contracts with suppliers and logistics companies
* Work with site purchasing managers and buyers to source and hold the right products in line with requirements and customer expectations
* Work on forecasts and inventory management, implement robust solutions, monitor and analyse performance, and maintain accurate records
* Plan and implement logistics strategies to support site and corporate goals
* Champion the use of digital solutions to manage and track goods from point of origin to destination
* Oversee product storage, handling, packaging, and distribution activities
* Evaluate supply chain data to solve issues or implement new plans
* Support and lead new product development projects
* Support the development of relationships with existing and new suppliers
* Monitor and assess supplier performance to maintain cost-effective practices
* Identify and minimise supply chain risk (e.g., operational, or reputational) that could affect or interrupt the supply chain
* Develop safety guidelines, teaching, and enforcement of protocols
* Mentor, Supervise and train employees
* Consider and address the environmental impact of the supply chain
* Monitor and report sustainability credential to address risks and support business development
* Stay alert to new trends and developments, and adopt new technology with minimal interruption to the process

Supervisory Responsibilities:
* Dotted Line responsibility for designated site procurement and logistics staff (Matrix Structure)

Qualifications and Educational Requirements:
Education:
o BSc Degree in a supply chain management discipline or other relevant degree with significant experience in a similar role
o Post graduate professional qualification, e.g., CIPS, CPIM, CSCP or equivalent is preferred

Certificates, Licenses and Registrations:
o MCIPS or IoSCM membership is advantageous

The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following:
* Minimum of 5 years experience in supply chain management (with direct report responsibilities preferred), ideally in an industrial environment
* Workings of ERP/MRP/WMS
* Experience in S&OP, Inventory Management, production control, scheduling, procurement, and warehousing
* The ability in creating and implementing supply chain strategies, policies, and procedures
* Experience with Integrated Planning systems and PC applications
* Advanced knowledge in the use of computers and applications, such as; Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Power BI, and MRP, with the ability to analyse and determine trend data
* In-depth knowledge of ERP systems and the use of MRP as a planning tool
* Fluent in the use of project management tools
* Happy to travel internationally for work on a regular basis

Additional skills and attributes
* Excellent interpersonal skills
* Strategic thinker
* Meticulous attention to detail and process oriented
* Significant understanding of lean principles and methods
* Experienced negotiator
* Good mathematical and analytical skills
* Fluent in both conversational and technical English
* French and/or Spanish speaking advantageous

Travel Requirements:
* Approx. 50% (significant international)

If you are interested in this role please apply today and our client will be in contact with you if you have been shortlisted. Alternatively, please contact the Andover branch for further information- 01264 332242.

Gi Group Holdings Recruitment Limited group of companies includes Gi Recruitment Limited, Draefern Limited, Gi Group Recruitment Ltd, INTOO (UK) Limited, Marks Sattin (UK) Limited, TACK TMI UK Limited and Grafton Professional Staffing Limited. We are committed to protecting the privacy of all of our candidates and clients. Following some recent changes to data protection laws we have updated our Privacy Policy. To view a copy and to help you understand how we collect, use and process your personal data please visit the Privacy page on our Gi Group UK website.



Office & Commercial

Ledger Clerks

LB220922221585 - Andover

Andover - Hampshire


free working, hybrid working, 25 days holiday + BH

GBP

per annum

free working, hybrid working, 25 days holiday + BH



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Andover@gigroup.com
Regional Supply Chain Manager
Permanent / Andover
Location:
Andover
Sector:
Office & Commercial
Job Type:
Ledger Clerks
Number of vacancies:
1
Reference code:
LB220922221585
Gi Group Team:
Andover
Salary:
free working, hybrid working, 25 days holiday + BH
Date Vacancy Posted:
2022-09-22

Regional Supply Chain Manager - EMEA
Salary- available upon request
Full-time, Monday-Friday
Location- Flexible (occasional work in the Andover office and significant international travel)
Permanent

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced and talented individual, to join my award winning and highly successful client as a Regional Supply Chain Manager - EMEA, to form part of their international team. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing activities relating to the flow of materials, products, and services, including forecasting, planning, scheduling, order placement, warehousing/storage, inventory management, packaging, distribution, and delivery to customers. The role is hybrid working between home and the office in Andover, Hampshire, and involves significant travel.

Why work for PLP
PLP Group is listed on the US -Nasdaq stock exchange. With their HQ located in Cleveland Ohio USA, PLP is a global company that designs, manufactures and supplies high-quality products into the energy transmission & distribution, communications, and solar markets from their 23 locations around the world. PLP encourages everyone to be their best, and this is a place where you'll be able to make a real difference. You'll be part of an inclusive culture that values and empowers you to fulfil your potential.

We also offer some excellent benefits, including;
* Hybrid working
* Company bonus scheme
* 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
* Career progression encouraged and promoted
* Private healthcare
* Subsidised pension
* Life insurance
* Personal travel insurance
* Free onsite parking

Duties and key responsibilities
* Work with internal stakeholders to create and implement improvement to Supply Chain activities and processes, including forecasting, planning, and fulfilment of customer requirements
* Work with commodity managers to implement corporate strategies and negotiate contracts with suppliers and logistics companies
* Work with site purchasing managers and buyers to source and hold the right products in line with requirements and customer expectations
* Work on forecasts and inventory management, implement robust solutions, monitor and analyse performance, and maintain accurate records
* Plan and implement logistics strategies to support site and corporate goals
* Champion the use of digital solutions to manage and track goods from point of origin to destination
* Oversee product storage, handling, packaging, and distribution activities
* Evaluate supply chain data to solve issues or implement new plans
* Support and lead new product development projects
* Support the development of relationships with existing and new suppliers
* Monitor and assess supplier performance to maintain cost-effective practices
* Identify and minimise supply chain risk (e.g., operational, or reputational) that could affect or interrupt the supply chain
* Develop safety guidelines, teaching, and enforcement of protocols
* Mentor, Supervise and train employees
* Consider and address the environmental impact of the supply chain
* Monitor and report sustainability credential to address risks and support business development
* Stay alert to new trends and developments, and adopt new technology with minimal interruption to the process

Supervisory Responsibilities:
* Dotted Line responsibility for designated site procurement and logistics staff (Matrix Structure)

Qualifications and Educational Requirements:
Education:
o BSc Degree in a supply chain management discipline or other relevant degree with significant experience in a similar role
o Post graduate professional qualification, e.g., CIPS, CPIM, CSCP or equivalent is preferred

Certificates, Licenses and Registrations:
o MCIPS or IoSCM membership is advantageous

The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following:
* Minimum of 5 years experience in supply chain management (with direct report responsibilities preferred), ideally in an industrial environment
* Workings of ERP/MRP/WMS
* Experience in S&OP, Inventory Management, production control, scheduling, procurement, and warehousing
* The ability in creating and implementing supply chain strategies, policies, and procedures
* Experience with Integrated Planning systems and PC applications
* Advanced knowledge in the use of computers and applications, such as; Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Power BI, and MRP, with the ability to analyse and determine trend data
* In-depth knowledge of ERP systems and the use of MRP as a planning tool
* Fluent in the use of project management tools
* Happy to travel internationally for work on a regular basis

Additional skills and attributes
* Excellent interpersonal skills
* Strategic thinker
* Meticulous attention to detail and process oriented
* Significant understanding of lean principles and methods
* Experienced negotiator
* Good mathematical and analytical skills
* Fluent in both conversational and technical English
* French and/or Spanish speaking advantageous

Travel Requirements:
* Approx. 50% (significant international)

If you are interested in this role please apply today and our client will be in contact with you if you have been shortlisted. Alternatively, please contact the Andover branch for further information- 01264 332242.

Gi Group Holdings Recruitment Limited group of companies includes Gi Recruitment Limited, Draefern Limited, Gi Group Recruitment Ltd, INTOO (UK) Limited, Marks Sattin (UK) Limited, TACK TMI UK Limited and Grafton Professional Staffing Limited. We are committed to protecting the privacy of all of our candidates and clients. Following some recent changes to data protection laws we have updated our Privacy Policy. To view a copy and to help you understand how we collect, use and process your personal data please visit the Privacy page on our Gi Group UK website.

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Gi Group Andover

27 Bridge Street
ANDOVER,
Hampshire
SP10 1BE
Tel: 01264 332 242
Fax: 01264 324 903
E-mail: Andover@gigroup.com
Twitter: @GiJobsAndover