Supply Manager

Job reference: 137518BR Previous
Location: Nottingham Support Office
Shift pattern: Full-time
Contract type: Permanent
Hours per week: Over 35 hours per week
Here at Boots we’re always on the lookout for great talent! We have exciting opportunities at our Support Office Supply team based in Nottingham.

The Supply team offer training and continuous coaching and support throughout. You will also feel motivated and valued. Great team spirit is very obvious within this area. The team are always showcasing their colleagues with the great incentives they have to offer. Not only will you feel empowered by what are doing, you will also feel like you a making a difference.

As a Supply Manager you will be involved in the delivery and implementation of our supply business plans.

Key Responsibilities
• Leaders of teams, empowering and inspiring teams to be high performing
• Responsible for delivery of the supply stock and service KPI’s relevant to their team
• Technical expert in their functional team, using this to support the growth and improvement in their functional teams KPI’s
• Influencing business decisions that impact on supply KPI’s
• Continually looking for ways to improve their teams performance and KPI’s.
• Challenging the status quo and driving change forward
• Leading the vision/strategy for their team. Supporting and shaping the annual plan
• Develop relationships with key stakeholders/functions/suppliers and holding them to account to support their teams priorities
• Coach and develop individuals to perform to their best to deliver business and personal objectives

A bit about you…
• Have experience of being a selfless, inspiring manager who leads with pace and sets clear and high expectations for their team within a safe, supportive environment.
• Ideally you will have supply or supply chain experience.
• You must be analytical and organized, able to work and deliver at pace. Excellent attention to detail, using facts and data to make informed decisions.
• Have a change management mindset, confidence to try new things and consistently looking to save time and prioritise key processes and activities
• The ideal candidate is has effective communication, the ability to influence and challenge others, whilst also being able to build strong internal and external relationships.

**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 boots.jobs.

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.

If you would like to become part of our story and make a difference – click apply and our recruitment partners will be in touch!

If you have any questions or queries regarding this vacancy please contact mark.woodyatt@boots.co.uk