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Supply Chain Manager - North Tyneside

Manufacturing - Engineering & Technical
Ref: 4379 Date Posted: Monday 25 Feb 2019
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Supply Chain Manager
North Tyneside

Competitive Basic Salary + Excellent Benefits Package + Flexi-Time

Our Client is an established Manufacturing business based in North Tyneside that is in a period of growth. They are involved in the manufacture of electrical and electronic components for supply into a range of industries such as Power generation, Oil & Gas and Engineering.

The Role

As Supply Chain Manager, the successful Candidate will take responsibility for developing and implementing strategies around Inventory management, forecasting and demand management. You will also be responsible for managing process improvement into the Supply Chain in order to increase profitability. Other duties will include:

  • Manage, review and update supply chain practices
  • Maximise economy by managing transportation routes
  • Develop material cost forecasts
  • Monitor supplier performance to meet quality and delivery requirements
  • Work closely with other departments such as procurement, engineering and quality to identify new suppliers
  • Participate in engineering changes, product line extensions and new product launches to ensure orderly and timely transitions in material or production flow
  • Other duties as required


The Ideal Candidate Will

  • Hold a recognised qualification
  • Have previous experience in a similar role
  • Understand Quality Management Systems and have experience of working with ISO requirements
  • Ideally be experienced within the Electrical. Electronic or Manufacturing sectors
  • Communicate well with a diverse team, both written and verbal, and have good relationship building skills
  • Have the flexibility to travel and ideally have a full UK driving licence

    Due to the volume of applications we receive, please assume that you have not been successful if you do not receive a response within five working days. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of race, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief. Candidates who do not have permission to live and work in the UK will not be considered. Kelburn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business in relation to the supply of temporary workers.