Head, Supply Chain at Adexen Recruitment Agency

Adexen Recruitment Agency - Our client, a leading FMCG company with branches across the nation, is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:Job Title: Head, Supply ChainJob Reference: 1333Location: Lagos, NigeriaIndustry: FMCGFunction: Supply chainJob DescriptionThis position will be responsible for translating the sales forecast into a supply plan for manufacturing execution to ensure on-time delivery of finished goods according to requirements.Main Areas of ResponsibilitiesLeading the demand and supply management processes and ensuring that they are in line with the agreed business targets.Develop supply plan based on sales forecast and manufacturing constraints.Ensure the adherence to operations standards for Supply Planning.Ensuring demand forecasting data generated in finance, marketing and sales with support of the Country Head.Ensuring demand analysis and consumption tracking is carried out on behalf of the business.Support launches and new products supply set upsPricing negotiations for (TPC, SPR requests) private and tenders pricingSupport new markets developmentResponsible for measuring forecasting accuracy and feeding trends to marketing.Facilitate best practice sharing/standardized processes.Monitor and improve Global SCM KPI’s for country/region (such as PA, Sales Forecast Accuracy, stock out, write-off).Identify, kick-off and support SC projects to improve the regional performance.Process owner and Expert of dedicated supply chain and forecasting processes to ensure process adherence within supply chain and related functions.Work with manufacturing team on a routine basis to deliver requested finished goods inventory according to scheduled timeline and quantity requirements.Optimize inventory/supply holdings to limit excess and obsolete inventory while ensuring satisfaction of customer orders.Support and participation in the Sales and Operations Planning Process (S&OP) through relevant metric reporting and summary of key supply/capacity constraints.Implementation, support as well as training of new tools within the region (e.g. NRC). Ensure proper tool usage in operational environment.

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