Build for world we live in

Supply Chain Project Manager

 

We are currently looking for an individual with experience in process improvement to join our team as a Supply Chain Project Manager. This individual will be highly analytical with the ability to identify areas of inefficiency across the organisation.

Responsibilities

  • Lead the resolution of supply chain constraints where they exist (e.g. shortages, shared resources, capacity constraints, logistics, materials across sites etc.)
  • Drive improvements identified by the Supply Chain strategy, S&OP process or other business needs
  • Drive the application of process thinking / continuous improvement methodologies through the supply chain, hunting for improvement opportunities which will lead to benefits in, but not limited to,  total cost and service
  • Develop relationships with the Logistics supply base to support the meeting of business targets
  • Support the delivery of Service performance to target levels, whilst balancing cost, inventory, responsiveness, supply reliability etc.
  • Research and source new suppliers alongside the Procurement Team to support business needs and develop Service.
  • Develop excellent working relationships across all functions
  • Keep colleagues informed of new products/technology/systems to enhance Service delivery
  • Manage the audit process of Logistics providers, alongside the Procurement Team to identify improvement plans (i.e. reliability, delivery performance and documentation)
  • Ensure that Health & Safety Standards are met within the Supply Base and through the supply chain operation.
  • Maintain/Improve Service & supply chain efficiency by regular analysis of KPIs and metrics.
  • Be aware of and represent the Voice of the Customer at all relevant internal touch points in the Supply Chain.
  • To work in accordance with requirements of the jobholder’s role set out in the IMS, including but not limited to H & S, Quality, Environment and Corporate Responsibility (including Competition and Bribery Acts).

Requirements

  • Degree (or relevant experience) in Engineering, Science, Logistics, Operations, Planning, Warehousing, Procurement, or Service Delivery
  • Functional experience in several areas in the end to end supply chain – e.g. planning, demand planning, manufacturing, procurement, logistics, warehousing, quality or customer service
  • Experienced in a manufacturing or goods supply environment is essential
  • Experienced in applying and leading the application of process improvement techniques, across multi-functional environments is desirable.
  • The ability to influence at all levels including senior leadership
  • Six Sigma Green Belt or above.
  • Project Management experience is desirable, but not essential.

In return for your hard work, you will receive a highly competitive salary and benefits package, inclusive of 25 days holiday and a contributory pension scheme.

If you are interested in applying for this exciting opportunity, please apply using the link below, or get in touch with our HR team at recruitment@knauf.co.uk.

Apply for this vacancy

Back to the list

News

Knauf News

Industry News

Twitter @Knauf_UK

Knauf Readymix Plasters are ready to use without the need for mixing, unlike traditional plasters. Find out here:… https://t.co/FfUo9j3blO
7 Hours ago

Build for world we live in