Supply Chain Manager

North East England
30000.00 - 37000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP37000/annum Competitive benefits
28 Jul 2017
25 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Supply Chain Manager
Location: North of England - Extensive travel
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: Full Time
Salary: Up to GBP37,000 + Car Allowance

Are you looking for an interesting, exciting and challenging career?

Do you thrive on a challenge? Have you got experience in relationship management? Have you managed multi-site delivery? Then this may be the perfect opportunity for you.

What's it all about?

You will be responsible for the contract/relationship management and performance of a growing network of subcontractors in the North of England. Supported by the Supply Chain Director you will be identifying with new suppliers, planning, implementing, and effectively managing and supporting the supply chain network. You will produce timely and meaningful MI and data/trend analysis to identify both areas of improvement and opportunities for the supply chain to grow and develop. You will work with our Quality Improvement team ensuring quality standards are met while driving improvement through the sharing of supply chain innovations and best practice.

Have you got what it takes?

•Experience of managing third party relationships, Partner Organisations or a Supply Chain Network
•Knowledge of SFA and ESF funding regulations and Ofsted standards.
•Demonstrate extensive operational management experience with highly developed influencing and performance management skills
•The ability to manage and develop subcontractors to effectively meet the needs of the business
•Excellent analytical and trend analysis skills
•Strong organisational/planning and report writing skills
•Strong Influencing and Negotiation Skills
•Full clean driving licence

What can we do for you?

We pride ourselves in the career development our colleagues receive and we continuously strive to improve our ways of working. Everyone at learndirect plays a really important part in achieving our goals, so we think we can offer truly unique opportunities and valuable experiences. We aim to stay ahead of the latest technologies and invest heavily in the training of our staff in order to keep them at the forefront of the industry. Our goal is to be an Employer of Choice and the first company anyone thinks off when looking to enter the industry, or an experienced professional looking for a change.

We offer 5 weeks holiday with additional bank holidays, competitive pay that can be topped up with bonuses where applicable. We also have you standard benefits including contribution based pensions, child care vouchers, cycle to work, staff discounts and much more.

learndirect welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. We are committed to diversity and recruiting to the communities we serve. We expect all of learndirect's employees to comply with the company's equality and diversity, safeguarding and Health & Safety policies and promote the policies to customers and employers with whom the company works