Supply Chain Director

Premium Sportswear Brand

NORTH WEST REGION

Salary neg c£50-£60k plus very attractive bonus and other benefits

Supply chain are responsible for the movement of goods, from manufacturers and suppliers to the customer. They oversee and manage every stage of the production flow, from purchasing the raw materials to the delivery of the final product. 

You’ll ensure the right amount of product is made at the right time, as well as coordinate the storage of the product. Organising the movement of goods from distribution centres to customers and stores involves forecasting trends and managing inventories.

Our client is a premium end sportwear brand who is currently experiencing massive growth. We are currently looking for a Supply Chain Director who will now oversee and grow the global supply base as well as manage and grow the team.  Sportswear or lifestyle extensive product experience is advantageous for this role and so is experience of working on a premium brand. 

Responsibilities

  • Working closely with the CEO’s and management team in sourcing new factories suitable for our large and growing  product range.
  • negotiating contracts with suppliers and direct factories
  • controlling manufacturing and delivery processes
  • Strong Design and Product Development experience is essential as we are a small growing team.
  • planning and implementing logistical strategy, ensuring targets are met
  • overseeing product storage, handling and distribution
  • using computer software to track goods from origin to delivery
  • working on forecasts and inventories, keeping an accurate record of the process and analysing performance
  • managing and motivating the supply chain team
  • improving the overall supply chain performance and look for any possible innovations to the process
  • implementing new technologies and staying alert to new trends

We will consider candidates from a director level and manager level looking for the next step in their career. You will be a hardworking, motivative, passionate individual with entrepreneurial skills.