• Group Supply Operating Model Support Manager

    Job ID
    Operating Company
    Offer & Sourcing, Supply & Logistics
    # of Openings Remaining
    Supply & Logistics
    Position Type
    Contract Type
    Full Time
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  • Overview

    We’re Kingfisher. You might know us as B&Q, Screwfix, Castorama, Brico Depot or Koçtaş. We’re made up of 79,000 passionate people, call 1,302 stores home and operate in 10 countries. That’s right, we’re big, but we have ambitions to become even bigger and even better. We want to become the leading home improvement company and grow the largest community of home improvers in the world. And that’s where you come in.


    Supply & Logistics (S&L) is the part of OSC that manages and operates the supply and logistics activities for the Group. The role of S&L is to create an integrated supply chain, from vendor to customer to improve availability, stock efficiency, improve customer service and reduce duplication and costs.


    Reporting to the Head of Group Supply Operating Model Optimisation, the Group Supply Operating Model Support Manager will manage the delivery of the initiatives over both the short term and long-term horizon to embed the supply Operating Model. You will develop forecasting & replenishment & business planning (S&OP) capability in France.


    You will be responsible for the delivery of the supply chain operations 12 month 'intensive care' plan to ensure stability after supply operating Model & Easier implementation. 


    You will manage the detailed delivery of the quick win & long-term projects in France to develop improved forecasting and replenishment & business planning (S&OP) capability.


    You will support the operations teams in identification of immediate barriers to effective and efficient forecasting & replenishment and take a leadership role in address these barriers. And you will lead, build and deliver enhanced management information, data and KPI reporting and analysis capability to support forecasting and replenishment development.



    The Group Supply Operating Model Support Manager will have the ability to build strong relationships and influence across cultural, geographical and functional boundaries in a matrix structure.


    To be successful in this role you will have functional experience of forecasting and replenishment in retail operations with a proven track record of delivering results and change in forecasting and replenishment.


    You will be able to demonstrate your ability to deliver projects in an ambiguous environment with exceptional tenacity and resilience, alongside the ability to prioritise and switch between short term and strategic work content.


    What's in for me ? 


    Becoming part of Kingfisher is a fantastic opportunity, we want to be able to provide our employee’s with roles that engage them, alongside a competitive benefits package that allows our employees to feel a valued part of our team.