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Location: England, West Yorkshire, Wakefield

Supply Chain Lead

England, West Yorkshire, Wakefield
£33.00 - £36.00 per hour

Job Description

Job title: Supply Chain Lead

Job Type: Contract

Start date: ASAP

Duration: 6 months * Subject to extension for 1 - 2 years

Pay Rate: PAYE £25.64 - £28.21 / Umbrella £33.35 - £36.76

Location: Crofton

Hours of work: 37.5 hours per week (is potential to work from home from time to time but is discretionary and a office based position). Working hours flexible but can start as early as 07:00

** Please note this role requires a Drug and Alcohol, Credit and DBS check as part of the onboarding process**

Role Overview:

Acting as an agency on behalf of our client we are seeing a Supply Chain Lead for a high-profile engineering rolling stock company, the role will be well suited to candidates with SAP and Supply Chain management experience and based out of their bespoke new facility in Crofton.

Supply Chain Leader Responsibilities

  • Master scheduling / Understand Project / Product / Customer Requirements
  • Master scheduling / Understand Internal Constraints & Activities Chaining
  • Material scheduling / Manage Stock Policy and Size Inventory Levels
  • Material scheduling / Calculate and Update Forecasts
  • Material scheduling / Manage Material Availability (missing parts)
  • Material scheduling / Manage Material Scheduling activities at project /product initialization and Change
  • Material scheduling / Manage Material Scheduling activities at project /product closure
  • Procurement / Manage Specific Conditions for Vendors
  • Logistics / Design Supply Chain processes vs Industrial requirements
  • Logistics / Define subcontractors' requirements
  • Logistics / Define Vendors' requirements regarding logistics
  • Coordinate the Supply Chain Pillars in execution of the defined work packages
  • Participate in Project Supply Chain and business reviews (WP review cycle, risk and opportunity sessions, saving sessions, obsolescence & change management)
  • Work according to valid directives and work instructions
  • To provide Supply Chain support for any reasonable identified activities / requirements

Knowledge & Experience


  • Leadership initiative and decision minded
  • Team spirit approach and good communication skills
  • Good practices of costing, planning, risk management
  • Ability to deliver QCD commitments on behalf of the organisation involved
  • Ability to foster communications between all stakeholders involved


  • Good knowledge of products and systems included within the WP and their interface
  • Reporting capabilities within systems and ability to explain variances.

Please note my client operates a strict drugs and alcohol policy.

Interested in this position? please click "apply now"

We try to respond to all applicants, but sometimes this is not possible due to high volumes of applications; if you have not heard from us within 14 days, regrettably it means you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Company information:

This vacancy is being advertised by Rullion Ltd acting as an employment business

Since 1978, Rullion has been securing exceptional candidates for a range of clients; from large well-known brands, to SMEs and start-ups. As a family-owned business, Rullion's approach is credible and honest, focused on building long-lasting relationships with both clients and candidates.

Rullion is a forward-thinking recruitment company that specialises in providing a wide range of talent consultancy services to a diverse client base; from small start-ups to large household names.

We celebrate and support diversity and are committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

Rullion celebrates and supports diversity and is committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

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