Head of Supply Chain

Todd Hayes are excited to be working with a successful, award winning, manufacturing company, based in Halesworth, who are looking for an experienced Supply Chain Manager to join the team.

You will be responsible for Line managing the purchasing, planning and warehouse teams and ensuring the team are developing, high performing and engaged in their roles.

• As part of the Senior Management Team you will be responsible for preparing reports and attending Senior Management Team meetings, as well as contributing to the overall strategy for the Company.
• Ensuring the monthly schedule is set and a forecast of 3-6 month outlook is provided.
• Develop and regularly review SOPs ensuring integration with other teams and departments in line with business requirements.
• Develop strategic supplier partnerships alongside reviewing suppler contracts and negotiation of terms, alongside reviewing KPI
• Managing the full learning and development cycle of team members
• Develop and manage Materials Planning function
• Manage third party vendor relationships related to Logistics. Manage international and domestic flow of materials
• Develop and implement logistics plans inclusive of supplier contracts, routing guidelines, problem resolution and cost containment.
• Evaluates supply chain needs and selection of shipment modes.
• Coordinates development of solutions to complex logistics support problems with other product support functions, customers, and suppliers


The successful candidate will have demonstrable knowledge and experience in a Supply Chain role. You will have proven ability to lead and manage complex supply chain and contractual arrangements and will have a strong commercial and business acumen.

As Head of Supply Chain, you will have strong leadership and people management experience as well as an excellent understanding and knowledge of IT systems, MS Office packages.
For further details regarding this exciting opportunity please forward a copy of your CV today!


Todd Hayes Ltd is an equal opportunities employer. Due to the large number of applications we receive I’m afraid we are unable to respond to everyone individually however your details will remain on file should another suitable opportunity become available moving forward.
If we can take your application further we will of course be in touch.
Todd Hayes is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
Todd Hayes Ltd