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Senior Supply Chain Manager, Devon

Job Reference: W39358
Salary: £50k+ per annum
Contract Type: Permanent, Full time

Our client based in Devon searching for a Senior Supply Chain Manager to become a key decision maker in the continued development of their business. Experience within the food industry and knowledge of managing a multisite environment are pivotal to the success of this position.

You will be free to develop the role whilst working closely with the Senior Leadership team as it is essential you approach the role with a hands-on attitude and be flexible with ever changing demands


  • Manage the planning department & planning team
  • Oversee and manage all of the forecasts, stock holdings, production planning and raw material forward purchasing
  • Manage and update the product and raw material databases including set up, launch and de-list requirements
  • You will be the main liaison between planning, production, purchasing and sales
  • Oversight of the procurement team to ensure material deliveries match production plans
  • Communicate and deal with any supply problems that may impact plans
  • Manage key reporting and analysis requirements, reporting to the Managing Director


  • Experience in Supply Chain roles at management level, ideally in FMCG, specifically food & beverage
  • Strong understanding of forecasting and planning logic, with experience of ERP systems
  • Proven track record of training and developing teams; strong leadership skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to lead and develop the department
  • Understanding of wider business processes and departments
  • Fantastic problem solver, with the ability to think quickly
  • Highly organised with a keen eye for detail
  • Passionate and committed

Ref Code: W39358

To apply or for more information, please e-mail in strict confidence, with an updated CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference and for the attention of Jon Hemming-Nash to jon.hemming-nash@cparecruitment.com

Due to a high volume of responses, we cannot reply to each application individually. If you have not had a response within one week, we are sorry to say your application has not been successful on this occasion.