vacancy: Head of Procurement & Supply

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Knaresborough, North Yorkshire

Competitive salary

The Head of Procurement & Supply will create and develop the procurement strategy; maximising value in the supply chain by utilising internal metrics to create insights that drive profitability and increase efficiency.  This role is the central hub for the naughtone global supply chain.  This will require clearly identifying business needs across multiple production sites and working with suppliers to focus on current and future demand levels, evaluating sustainable sourcing options and ensuring the production teams have optimum stock level to deliver against global production forecasts.

As a key leader of the naughtone Operations team comprising Logistics, Customer Experiences and Production the business focus is a flawless customer experience and OTIF (On-Time-In-Full).

The successful candidate will be required to create a procurement & supply model that will build on the strengths of the team whilst developing the teams technical and commercial understanding.  You will have proven leadership experience and understand how to maximise an effective & engaged team.  You will also understand how to unlock & deliver improved margins & improved value in the supply chain in a growing business and successfully plan capacity for the future.

It’s the perfect time to join a market-leading, award-winning and progressive business with an outstanding reputation and if you have all of the required experience, have an understanding of manufacturing processes and want to play a key role in our growth, we want to hear from you.