Our Client: Our client a leading FMCG brand are seeking an experienced Manager- Customer Supply Chain to be based in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Your Role: You will be responsible for the customer supply chain and the related activities within Egypt & MENAPT Exports Markets. The main purpose of this role is to ensure outstanding delivery of third party logistics at minimum cost and effectively manage the relationship with the service providers. This includes fixed and variable distribution costs, forecasting, demand plan verification, budget process. Ensure heightened levels customer service. The function would be the main point of contact with the distributor in terms of order processing and customer service. Job entails extensive cross-functional interaction between sales, logistics, demand planning, operations and customers.
Must Have: 7+ years of experience in Logistics and distribution management in the FMCG / HPC / Supply Chain Sector. Must have strong line management/ people leadership skills and drive. Action oriented individual with good planning & problem solving skills and a strong Customer Service focus. Knowledge of Saudi markets is preferred. Degree holder in relevant field - Logistics, Supply Chain or Business qualification
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