Euro Supply Chain Jobs
Director of EU Supply Chain and Logistics
Full Time / Permanent
Birmingham, United Kingdom
05 April 2019
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Oversees the EU supply chain, mobilising all resources at hand to achieve maximum impact from investment in stock in a time efficient and cost effective manner.
To formulate, gain sign off, plan and support the Supply Chain Strategy and deliver the current forecasted business and support projected growth.
Deliver an effective supply chain solution covering Distribution Centre and express parcel delivery service balancing costs and risks.
Translate sales forecasts to an agreed operational plan, Distribution Centre covering over-rides
Manage the third party Distribution Centre performance in line with Business strategy, implementing the required new processes with change management across the workforce
Accountable for Inbound deliveries into EU Distribution centre, covering Domestic & Import traffic
Conduct monthly reviews with all current suppliers for sea/air freight carriers & Express Parcel delivery to review cost, transit times, operations and information systems.
Establish a multi-channel supply Chain fulfilment solution to achieve peak seasonal sales forecast
Problem-solve in order to ensure an exceptional level of customer satisfaction.
Improve customer service through increased customer delivery options
Influence the business strategy to achieve the most cost effective supply chain
Implementation of EU policies at individual locations
Develop the Supply Chain team to deliver the strategy
Streamline and automate reporting to provide clear data from which decisions can be derived
Understand the full value chain and the metrics involved
Ensure the EU Supply Chain is an integral part of the European Team and business
Input into the Global Supply Chain team supporting the Global VP in delivering the supply chain strategic initiatives
Experience managing Third Party Logistics Providers and commercial carrier
Undergraduate degree in Business or related Supply Chain program
10-15 years progressive experience in supply chain function
Experienced in re-designing and implementing supply chain network and solutions changes to deliver cost effective and increased capability with improved customer service
Track record in meeting tight deadline targets with significant economies and efficiencies
5-10 years of leadership experience
Proven supply chain operational analytic and financial analytic skills