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Interim Supply Chain Consultant

Interim Supply Chain Consultant

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Procurement, Supply Chain

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £600 - £750 per day

  • Contact:

    Sam Solt

  • Contact email:

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    SS - 11305_1522248755

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


1st Executive have been retained by a leading FTSE 100 Pharmaceutical company to manage the recruitment for an interim to lead the delivery of a critical supply chain project across the company's manufacturing sites.

Scope of Role

  • End-to-end accountability for the successful delivery and deployment of a work across local markets
  • Managing schedule / plans, scope, resources and cost for the Wave.
  • Accountable for deploying solutions, to markets and business entities, without disruption to operations.
  • Ensuring that all business, IT functions; and 3rd party activities and objectives are completed to schedule, budget and quality to ensure effective business readiness
  • During deployment, the role is dedicated to supporting the Market/Group Implementation Lead and Finance Directors in managing the local deployment

Experience required

  • Experience of SAP ECC / R3 in the PP/MM/MR (master recipe) space
  • Operational experience of materials/production scheduling and production planning
  • Strong leadership capability, with clear credibility as a Subject Matter Expert in scheduling (and planning)
  • Ability to make an impact quickly - the programme will operate in 6 to 8 week executions
  • Demonstrable change management skills - particularly focused on people
  • Project managements skills - structure a project plan, meet weekly and monthly targets
  • Prior pharmaceutical experience is not essential, but an advantage
  • Ability to travel to manufacturing sites within UK and Internationally as required