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Supply Chain Planning Manager


Supply Chain Planning Manager - Bedfordshire - £45,000 - £49,000

Are you a SAP R/3 Super User?

Do you have experience of supply chain planning in manufacturing and production in commercial construction?

Do you want to work for a global, award winning organisation that values its employee's?

Scope of role:

In this newly created Supply Chain Planning Manager position, you will take a strategic approach to improving policy and procedure allowing us to operate efficiently, profitably, and to continue supplying quality services and products to our customers, while continuing to be industry leaders and develop our market share. You will achieve this by;

Being actively involved in the business and operations for the first 3 - 6 months, learning the role, key stakeholders, and areas of improvement.
Develop and implement policy and procedure that will help achieve your strategic vision, and work to meet agreed milestones.
Influence and challenge decision makers at all levels to achieve buy-in and support for these changes.
Continue to work with key business areas, reviewing progress and adapting our strategy as needed.

What kind of person are we looking for?

A SAP R/3 Super User, ideally with experience in MM and PP modules. As this is the main system you will be working with, this is essential.
Tenacious and embraces the opportunity to develop this role, while remaining respectful to a well-established and dedicated team.
A strong understanding of manufacturing and production in the industrial/commercial/construction sector, and the importance of a robust supply chain to support this.
Well organised and comfortable managing multiple business areas, with potentially conflicting needs.

Our client also offer some fantastic benefits, including:

Excellent Retirement Savings Plan with additional Life Cover
Employee Recognition Scheme
Learning & development opportunities
Well-being programme
33 days holiday (including bank holidays).
Staff discounts on all UK brands
Share Scheme
Subsidised dining facilities
Discounts on high street, health and well-being products, leisure activities and various other benefits such as car leasing arrangements.
If you're up for a new challenge, we would love to hear from you!

Supply Chain Planning Manager - Bedfordshire - £45,000 - £49,000

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Skills and experience

SAP R/3 Super User, Supply Chain Management, Manufacturing, Construction, Materials Planning

About Acorn Recruitment

Acorn Recruitment

The award-winning Acorn Group is one of the UK's leading recruitment and training companies.

On-going research confirms that over 96% of our clients would happily recommend Acorn to others (industry average is 87%), and 98% of job-seekers find Acorn's service levels to be better than other agencies (industry average is 77%).

These figures are testament to Acorn's philosophy that people are at the heart of our business and why Acorn is the partner of choice for many national and international organisations, and job-seekers alike.

Acorn offers permanent, temporary and contract recruitment solutions to employers, supported by a portfolio of training, learning and development solutions.

Acorn is a member of the Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) and is Investors in People and ISO accredited.

United Kingdom, Europe

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  • Salary
    £45,000 to £49,000 per year
  • Benefits
    Excellent benefits
  • Location
  • Company
    Acorn Recruitment
  • Posted By
    Ms Christina Harris
  • Date Posted
  • Application Closing
  • Start Date
  • Job ID
  • Employer Reference
  • Job Functions
    General Business
    Supply Chain
  • Industries
    Executive Office
    Logistics and Supply Chain
  • Career Level
  • Qualification Level
    High School
  • Home Working Possible?

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