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Supply Chain Manager (Food Production)

Are you an experienced chain supply professional looking for a change? Would you like to work in a financially stable production company where you can further grow?
 
If yes, this role might be a great opportunity for you!
 
BV Dairy is a food factory and family-run business established 66 years ago in Shaftesbury Dorset. Recently we have joined First Milk group – a British farmer-owned dairy co-operative.
 
Every day we source 100,000 litres of milk from the local farms. You can find our products in most supermarkets across the whole of the UK.
 
To help us manage the company’s supply chain we are looking for:
 
 
Supply Chain Manager
full-time, permanent role, onsite
location: Shaftesbury, Dorset
salary: from £60,000 per year
 
These exciting tasks are awaiting you:
  • To develop and implement a supply chain strategy for the business that delivers high-level results in service, cost, quality, safety, and efficiency.
  • To plan the sourcing, ordering, supply, and inbound storage of the non-liquid dairy components required to manufacture the finished products
  • To forecast demand and plan the efficient conversion of raw materials into finished goods.
  • To plan the efficient delivery of outbound finished goods to customers using in-house and third-party haulers, including the return of returnable packaging.
Your experience so far:
  • Previous solid experience in chain supply management (preferably in the chilled food manufacturing industry)
  • Demonstrable experience in supplier relationship management and negotiating
  • Strong IT skills (experience in ERP software would be an advantage)
  • Experience in project management or change Management would be an advantage
  • Relevant Professional qualification e.g. CIPS or equivalent (nice to have)
  • We expect you to be an effective communicator and can lead the diverse team
What do we offer:
  • Great career development and training opportunities within the company
  • Performance-related bonus scheme
  • Private medical insurance scheme
  • Great career development and training opportunities within the company
  • Free on-site parking
  • Additional benefits such as additional leave, health & wellbeing program, company pension, company events, store discounts, and many more
We look forward to welcoming you to BV Dairy!

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