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SCM Manager

Location: Washington

Salary: £Highly competitve salary and benefits package

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 167653

An opportunity has arisen for a senior Supply Chain Manager to join a leading automotive manufacturer at a time of great growth and investment.


With responsibility for the Supply Chain function , This is a key appointment in the business, with a high level of accountability and the ability to influence and direct. Key responsibilities will include:-


  • Work with the senior leadership team to ensure delivery of overall strategy

  • Managing the supply chain function effectively, ensuring performance is delivered and maintained

  • Ensuring delivery against set KPI's

  • Plan resources effectively to ensure functional performance is maintained and improved

  • Effectively manage new model introduction

  • Create annual inventory plans in line with Business Unit targets and manage inventory levels in line with plan.

  • Manage people performance effectively within the function, encouraging and supporting improvements and development

  • Ensure delivery of products and services in accordance with key performance indicators

  • Maintain and develop excellent relationships with both customers and suppliers

  • Constantly monitor SCM progress, identifying bottle necks and areas requiring performance and problem solving to ensure continuous improvement and mitigation of risk


This is a challenging and critical role within the business requiring a mix of skills and experience. An experienced Supply Chain professional is required with a demonstrable track record of success gained within a high volume manufacturing/warehouse environment. Working knowledge of project planning systems (CIPPS, ANPQP,MRP2, ERP) is essential.


The role offers unrivalled scope for professional and personal recognition within a growing and dynamic business.