We are looking for an experienced supply chain manager in the area of groceries to ensure our supply chain and logistics operations function properly.
In this role, you’ll collaborate with other departments, such as Operations and Finance, to create effective business plans, so teamwork skills are important. You should also have experience in project management, as well as great leadership and communication ability.
If you meet these criteria and also possess a strategic, analytical mind, we’d like to hear from you.
Create the company’s supply chain strategy
Analyze data from shipping and delivering processes to find bottlenecks and other issues
Evaluate and report on KPIs
Monitor logistics to make sure they run smoothly
Maintain supply chain inventory and records
Train and guide employees
Find cost-effective solutions for supply chain processes
Resolve issues that come up (e.g. delays in delivery, accidents)
Collaborate with other departments to create coordinated plans for business growth
Develop and implement safety guidelines in all aspects of the supply chain (e.g. use of trucks, forklifts)
Ensure supply chain processes meet legal requirements and standards
Communicate and negotiate with suppliers and vendors to land more profitable deals
Previous experience as a supply chain manager or in a similar field
Excellent knowledge of supply chain processes
Working experience of relevant software (e.g. SAP MM)
Strong communication skills
Excellent organizational and project management skills
Attention to detail
A strategic and analytical mind
Degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, or similar field