VW Commercial Vehicles - Supply Manager

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles
Blakelands, Milton Keynes
Competitive + company cars and other benefits
15 Nov 2019
29 Nov 2019
Full Time
Contract Type

Working with You is the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles brand promise to our customers.  Because for more than 60 years, we've been working closely with, learning from and delivering for, organisations large and small throughout the UK. It means that we've become the wheels that keep organisations going in the right direction – creating business partnerships that last by providing vehicles that perform.

With a rich heritage, we have a huge following of enthusiasts from around the world. It’s all thanks to our ability to punch above our weight as a team. As part of our team, you’ll go to work enhancing our long-standing reputation, rolling your sleeves up and building close relationships in the world of B2B vehicle sales, which will ensure our sustained success for the next 60 years.

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join our Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Planning and Supply team as Supply Manager on a permanent basis. The role reports into the Planning and Supply Manager and is responsible for the production programme, vehicle supply plans and inventory to meet our sales targets. You’ll negotiate and work closely with our factory to ensure we have the right supply of vehicles into the UK at the right time, to suit customer demand. You’ll get this done by building key relationships at all levels. You’ll have excellent stakeholder management skills and be comfortable and confident working with a wide network of people from the factory to fleet to product marketing. You’ll be the touch point on so many different departments and get exposure to board members on a regular basis.

You’ll know a thing or two about inventory management and sourcing and be able to put your commercial skills to the test in this busy and fast-paced role. You’ll be relatively analytical and be able to put plans in place based on data and analysis. An understanding of a retail network environment would be beneficial as it’s the beating heart of our business and the channel our customers touch. In this role you’ll have the opportunity to make a real difference to the Volkswagen brand and to support the business to succeed with its ambitions for the future.

So what can we offer you? We know people value different things, so along with a competitive salary, car, fuel card and discretionary bonus, we offer a wide range of flexible benefits to suit you and your lifestyle.

Sound like a challenge? We’d love to hear from you…

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