Supply Chain Manager

As the Supply Chain Manager, you will be responsible for the management of stock purchases, vendor liaison, warehouse and logistics functions. You will have the responsibility of managing vendors through a small team, to ensure that the correct level of stock is maintained ensuring sales demands are fulfilled and expenditure is controlled. Also required is the management of the warehouse, its systems and staff to ensure goods are received, controlled and product shipped to meet customer demands.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop, lead and execute procurement strategies
  • Determine the quantity and timing of deliveries
  • Monitor and forecast upcoming levels of demand
  • Implement procurement strategies to maintain the security of supply and value for money
  • Provide periodic reporting for management on purchasing, controls and processes
  • Assess, manage and mitigate risks
  • Develop a workflow process in line with software systems
  • Management of small teams with varied experience
  • Planning of warehouse requirements through analysis of critical path and regular stock inventories

Skills

  • Familiarity with vendor management
  • Knowledge of warehousing, handling and shipping legislation requirements
  • Ability to gather and analyse data and to work with figures
  • Solid judgment with the ability to make good decisions
  • Strong leadership capabilities

Qualifications and Experience

  • Must have more than five years of work related experience
  • Must have solid experience in Procurement and Inventory Management

 

If you believe you have the skills and experience required to work for Sunpower Group Holdings as a Supply Chain Manager, please submit your cover letter and CV here