Supply Chain Manager

Salary: 42-48K + Benefits
Location: South Wales
Supply Chain Manager
Global Manufacturer-South Wales based role
Developing, planning and controlling all scheduling activities required to satisfy customer demands. Manage production and inventory levels with demand to support customer service levels, capacity and staffing requirements. The sales forecast, including; new business opportunities, customer expectations, and internal supply constraints will be used to develop finite production plans. Strong collaboration with Operations, Sales, Engineering and Customer Service will be critical to meeting business goals
Lead the Supply Chain process and ensure people and process are aligned with Company targets and objectives.
Manage, control and monitor the rolling finite Production Plan and master production schedule.
Perform supply demand analysis, highlighting areas of concern and/or constraint.
Manage the sales and operational planning process including the long term manpower and equipment capacity analysis with weekly communication to the Senior Management team.
The Supply Chain Manager will lead the direct manpower planning process.
Manage the material requirements planning (MRP) process to ensure a systematic and accurate output is achieved.
Monitor schedule compliance with metrics to measure performance. Identify gaps and shortfalls and drive sustainable solutions.
Facilitate the daily production/scheduling meeting to ensure operations team work together to achieve desired output.
Monitor and optimise inventory, mitigate risk and liability.
Manage planning and procurement resource effectively to project, create manage and control the short, medium and long term customer supply.
Supply Chain Manager will create improvements in the planning/procurement process to continually deliver optimum cost and lead time.
Provide regular and appropriate information on department and Company performance issues to all stakeholders.
Background knowledge required: Supply Chain Manager
Automotive industry supply-chain knowledge Advanced Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)/Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRPII) concept and functionality knowledge. Proven experience in planning/scheduling Experience and knowledge of modern manufacturing processes including total supply chain understanding.
Travel to work from Newport, Pontypool, Merthyr, Brecon, Cwmbran, Hereford, Neath 42-48,000 Dep on exp+Benefits Apply now

Contact: Jason Hughes

Tel: 02920 660 214
Fax: 02920 660 187
Sophia House, 28 Cathedral Road, Cardiff, CF11 9LJ