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Supply Chain Manager

Created on 14/10/2020 @ 14:03
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Supply Chain Manager

Company: Wipak UK Ltd.

Location: Welshpool, Powys

Salary: Dependant on Experience

Reporting into: Managing Director
Would you like to work in an international organisation with huge growth plans over the next five years?

To strengthen its Local Management team, Wipak UK is looking for an experienced Supply Chain Manager.

Your Opportunity:

You will lead, manage and develop the internal Supply Chain team and supply chain strategy

Drive an S&OP approach by working in close cooperation with our Sales and Operations teams

You will optimise supply chain processes to improve delivery, lead-time and planning accuracy

Develop reporting metrics and identify key areas of improvement of supply chain

You will drive implementation of production plans

You will execute supply chain planning on a plant level and ensure supply chain KPIs and CTQs

Ensure that sourcing and supplier management activities are optimised

You will contribute to product and material harmonisation

Your Profile:

Educated to degree level and gained minimum five years’ professional experience in an international supply chain role, ideally within the packaging industry 

You have strong negotiation knowledge

You have a proven track record of leading change projects in internal supply chain

You gained experience in people management and leadership

You convince with your can-do-attitude, positive mind-set and communication skills in a multi-cultural environment

You are results-driven and strong in execution 

You can develop and coach a team and challenge the status quo 

You are open for new ideas and a change agent. Continuous Improvement or LEAN experience is a plus

You are a proficient / super-user of SAP

How to Apply:

Please send your CV and a covering letter to  

The Wipak Group develops and manufactures sophisticated packaging solutions for food products, as well as for medical instruments and devices. As part of family-owned Finnish Wihuri Group, Wipak is a leading supplier of multilayer films – especially high barrier films. 

With ten production sites in Europe and Asia, and an extensive worldwide retail network, our international team of 2,000 employees ensures that with our products we can provide significant added value to our customers. Wipak UK is specialised in a variety of packaging products for the food industry within the UK markets.


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