An SME supply chain and distribution business with ambitions to grow from £50m to £100m. A real success story which is now looking at significant succession planning for the current Board. The company is a leading wholesaler for its chosen product across the UK and Europe. Significant distribution network hubs nationwide.
This is an opportunity to join the Senior Management Team of the business and make a significant impact from day one. You will be responsible for all Commercial aspects of the business and work with the wider board to achieve all the strategic business objectives and facilitate current growth plans.
Reporting into the Managing Director the key elements of this role will encompass -
- Full responsibility for the company Supply Chain strategy and operational delivery.
- Negotiating with supplies and service providers.
- Product management and development.
- Goods in and goods out.
- Health and safety.
- Responsibility for procurement, warehouse, drivers and marketing teams.
There is some scope to mould the position around the right candidate and play to your strengths, however, you will come from a strong supply chain bias with experience in the wholesale and distribution industry, Product knowledge is not essential and as such any product backgrounds will be considered. Staff management is also an essential part of the position and you will have a background managing teams of 10+ across multiple sites.