About   |   Newsletter
Demand & Supply Chain Management Evolution

Job Description

Supply Chain Specialist

View: 48

Company: Cast UK
Contract: PERM
Location: Central London, United Kingdom

Supply Chain Specialist
Central London
£27,000 - £30,000

Role Profile
Our client, a rapidly growing Ecommerce business based within Central London, are currently looking to expand their Supply Chain team with the brand-new addition of a Supply Chain Specialist. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing stock levels & forecasting as well as supplier management & development.
The successful candidate will be a passionate and driven individual looking for progression and development whilst possessing a keen eye for detail.
Key responsibilities
  • Managing stock levels with numerous suppliers
  • Provide updated and accurate stock reports for monthly reporting
  • Forecast and calculate stock requirements using historical data
  • Build, manage and develop relationships with suppliers
  • Manage and report supply chain issues
  • Support procurement function
  • Analyse supply chain data and spot potential issues or opportunities
  • Drive supply chain improvement projects

Skills and Experience

  • Previous Supply Chain or Forecasting Experience
  • Numerical background highly desirable (not essential)
  • Ideally coming from an Ecommerce / Retail background
  • Entrepreneurial approach
  • Continuous improvement mindset
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Proactive problem solver
  • Passionate about quality of work
  • Accountability and Ownership
  • Highly Proactive
  • Self-sufficient
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong MS office skills
  • Strong presentation and analytical skills
  • Proactive, 'can do' attitude

Client information
Our client is a rapidly growing Ecommerce Business.

£28,000 - £32,000

About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Business Change & Transformation, HR, Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit www.castuk.com





More Info / Apply

(external link to recruiter web page)

Operations Manager
    Park Royal, London, United Kingdom  -  PERM  -  Cast UK

Quality Inspector Food
    East of England, United Kingdom  -  PERM  -  Bis Henderson

Supply Chain Data Analyst
    West Midlands, United Kingdom  -  PERM  -  mvp

Supply Chain Performance Engineer
    Hinckley, Leicestershire, United Kingdom  -  PERM  -  Jonathan Lee Recruitment

Supply Chain Project Manager
    Bristol, England, United Kingdom  -  PERM  -  JAM Recruitment

Consult the other 4306 positions: click here

           Circular Economy     Industry 4.0     Blockchain 

     Internet of Things     Omni Channel 

Join us on

News & Trends

Last update 1 Feb 2019
Series-record stockpiling of inputs at UK manufacturers as Brexit preparations continue
   Source: Markit /CIPS UK Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
United Kingdom 


The retail sector is always on the move. Whether this involves shopping centres, shops in inner city locations or at airports – trends change very quickly and the goods change just as rapidly too. To keep up with these developments, highly complex and process driven supply chains are needed. With our...

Brexit and logistics - what are the possible scenarios?

As research in our latest white paper clearly underlines, clarity is not something UK and German business have much of at the moment, particularly, in respect of Brexit. Even after two years of negotiations, EU talks ...

Supply Chain Strategy and Leadership
Purchasing Strategy and Leadership
Negotiating with Suppliers
Principles of Supply Chain Management
Introduction to Lean

Local & Regional Agenda

J&S Automotive shift competitiveness up a gear through availability drive

To boost their market leading levels of customer satisfaction, Irelands largest distributor of premium automotive parts has taken the decision to implement Slimstock’s inventory optimisation solution, Slim4. As ...

'Digitalization and the supply chain: Where are we and what's next?'

The report reveals that new technologies and solutions are developing at a fast-pace and disrupting industries on multiple fronts, with supply chains struggling to keep up. The global survey of nearly 350 supply chain...

International Agenda