Our client, a highly profitable and integral part of an ambitious plc is a UK based market leader in the design and manufacture of an innovative range of products & solutions for the highly demanding domestic, commercial, and industrial construction sectors.
Operating out of state-of-the-art facilities in south Wales, the business operates with minimal impact on the environment and has a loyal and highly skilled workforce committed towards the provision of first-class technical, customer service and manufacturing expertise. The business is well positioned for future growth and has a committed programme of continued investment in research and new product development.
They are now seeking an ambitious Purchasing & Logistics Director who will report to the Managing Director and will be responsible for setting and implementing the strategic vision for the supply chain area of the business and in leading the procurement and logistics teams to deliver supplies and manufactured products to internal and external customers in a sustainable, ethical and cost-effective manner.
Central to the role will be an approach based on collaborative working with cross-functional teams in order to make service improvements through effective inventory management, warehousing fulfilment and developing third party partner relationships to ensure quality and security of supply in an ever-changing environment. You will also create initiatives that promote leading levels of customer service and ensure that a positive safety culture is shared across the business in order to support our excellent market reputation and accreditations.