Company: MBA Associates on behalf of Modplan Ltd
Job Position: Procurement & Inventory Manager (Director Designate)
Procurement and Inventory Manager £Attractive
Modplan is a well established and well respected manufacturer of quality PVCu fenestration and roofing products supplying to customers within the retail, trade and distribution sectors in the UK and Northern Europe. Successful and growing, they now require a Procurement and Inventory Manager to develop and manage this important part of the business
Reporting to the MD to lead the procurement and inventory teams and functions ensuring that all materials are bought at best value and stocked in an efficient and waste free environment. Ensure that manufacturing always has materials available whilst minimising inventory. Ensure efficient issue of inventory to manufacturing. Develop people and processes to ensure continuous improvement and lean operations, develop and maintain value adding supplier relationships and keep abreast of developments in product and service in the supply chain.
The successful candidate will be expected to be a senior member of the management team.
Ø Successful and demonstrable track in a manufacturing environment
Ø Leader and educator with passion
Ø Excellent personnel management skills
Ø Able to set and deliver demanding targets
Ø Educated to degree level with CIPS or IoSCM or similar qualifications
Ø Excellent communicator
Ø Able to manage change and lead continuous improvement.
Ø Commercially astute and able to problem solve and deliver against tight targets
A very favourable negotiable basic, together with all the usual benefits of a position such as this