Supply Manager

Job reference: 127170BR Previous
Location: Nottingham Support Office
Shift pattern: Full-time
Contract type: Fixed Term
Hours per week: Over 35 hours per week
Supply Manager
Fixed Term Contract/Secondment- 6 months

Here at Boots we’re currently looking to recruit an experienced, passionate and motivated Supply Manager within our Retail Supply Team.
You’ll work with some of our biggest and best partners and set the vision for how we work with them.

Key Responsibilities
• Driving in store availability and OSA
• Driving process improvements to improve consistency
• Using technical knowledge and system expertise to improve supply KPI’s
• Working with other functions and building strong relationships
• Management of stock budget ensuring stock is productive and supports cash flow
• Managing and developing a large team

A bit about you…

• Experience of working at a management level in a Supply chain roles and of working with supply replenishment systems
• Confident with proven track record of delivering KPIS relating to supply chain management such as demand planning and/or product forecasting
• Commercial acumen with experience of working in a commercial function and experience of working with retail terms and retail language.
• Creative with new ideas to step change performance
• Strong influencing skills and builds relationships easily
• The role at times can be challenging, demanding and fast paced therefore you must have a flexible and adaptable approach to work, be able to manage expectations of your key stakeholders and prioritise workloads accordingly and when required

**Please note- candidates will be required to pass an SHL Numerical reasoning test as part of the assessment criteria for this role before any offers can be made**

A bit about us…

We’re more than just trucks and sheds here.
We’re a world class, award-winning operation– ensuring that our customers have access to the right products at the right time in any of our stores across the UK.
If you’re ambitious, can build great relationships with suppliers across the globe, and collaborate across many different departments, then Supply Chain is a great place to develop your career.
Boots UK is part of the Retail Pharmacy International Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance and is the UKs leading pharmacy-led health and beauty retailer. With over 2500 stores in the UK our purpose is to help our customers look and feel better than they ever thought possible. You can learn more by visiting

What we can offer you:

• Competitive Salary
• 25 days annual leave, plus statutory bank holidays & option to buy an additional 5 days annual leave
• Annual discretionary bonus plan
• Market leading staff discount scheme including Boots Opticians - frames and contact lenses
• Competitive company pension scheme
• Flexible benefits scheme available ranging from private medical insurance, cycle to work scheme and many more
• Onsite Staff Shop, Opticians, Gym, Costa, Canteen and Dry Cleaning
• Boots Benevolent Fund - a registered charity that can offer support to eligible current and former colleagues in the UK, as well as their immediate relatives and dependants, at times of financial hardship
Diversity and inclusion is at the centre of everything we do. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We offer a number of flexible working options to suit our colleagues’ needs including job share and part time working. Our website shows examples of colleagues enjoying different working patterns. If this interests you, please talk to us about it.

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