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One of the most vital positions within any business is any role relating to the supply chain. It is vital to ensure a steady flow of products coming into a company, that customer have a wide range of products to choose from, and that suppliers have enough stock to deal with demand.
Most employees holding a position within the supply chain deal with procurement and the various buyers who purchase stock to pass on to the consumer base. Purchasers must be in regular contact with suppliers in order to make sure that the level of products supplied meets that of the demand.
Supply Chain positions generally come under a finance role, and a Bachelor of Accounting or any finance qualification is desirable for those applying for this position. For those looking for project manager or analyst positions within the industry, degrees in economist, science or engineering are preferred, as are graduates from leading business schools. A high attention to detail and the ability to work unsupervised is highly desirable in any position relating to buying, procurement or purchasing.
Supply Chain managers are required to organise and plan the transferring process of materials and goods from suppliers and manufacturers to customers. They manage distribution operations in major retailer companies and other organizations. These managers may work with other professionals, such as logistics contractors, warehouse staff, purchasing officers, and transport clerks to ensure materials are stored correctly and dispatched to customers on time.
A Supply Chain manager usually performs many of the following tasks:
• Making sure targets are met.
• Overseeing shipment arrivals.
• Tracking material’s movement.
• Planning timetables for delivery.
• Monitoring stock levels.
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Hull, North Humberside, North East
£30000 - £35000 per annum
Stockport, Cheshire, North West
Bristol, Avon, South West
South West London, London, South East
£23,000 per annum
Lutterworth, Leicestershire, East Midlands
From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum
York, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire
From £44,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
London, South East
£19000 - £21000/annum
Manchester, Lancashire, North West
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