Here at CDSL, our aim is to be the first choice for home appliance after sales service, spare parts and accessories.
With over fifty years of experience, We are the largest independent home appliance and spare parts distribution organisation within the UK working with a number of household brands including Whirlpool, Hotpoint, Hoover and Bosch to name a few!
We have an exciting opportunity for a Head of Supply Chain to join our ever expanding business.
This role is responsible for the Supply Chain team, and whole order and supply process, ensuring, stock and availability targets are met in order to satisfy demand.
You will be managing the supplier base in terms of performance and relationships and providing Leadership, development and support for all key members of the Department.
As Head of Supply Chain, the role will involve:
Having operational responsibility for the whole supply chain and supplier base
Managing inventory and stock statuses to identify fast, slow and non-moving stock
Identifying critical success factors and implement key KPI’s to measure and monitor performance and improvements
Building a performance dashboard to monitor key fulfillment and OTIF by supplier and identify areas for improvement
Taking responsibility for the end to end supply chain performance
Supporting the set up, supply to and management of our European Distribution Centre
Negotiating supply level agreements
As Head of Supply Chain you will need:
In depth experience of supply chain management and measurement
Strong experience of forecasting, planning and performance management
Proven ability to lead and motivate a team in an extremely busy and fast paced environment
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Experience of managing projects through to completion
We would be really excited if you:
Thrive on fast paced, continuously changing environments
Experience of using Microsoft software including AX and Excel
The motivation to continually identify areas of improvement and implement change
Demonstrate a high level of commercial acumen as well as exceptional results from supply chain management, ideally within an FMCG/ SDA’s/ Spares environment