Brown-Forman Supply Chain Planning & Logistics Manager - UK in London, United Kingdom
At Brown-Forman, we enrich the experience of life, in our own way, by responsibly building beverage alcohol brands that thrive and endure for generations. Brown-Forman is one of the largest American-owned spirits and wine companies and among the top 10 largest global spirits companies. By expertly combining five behaviors (Be Curious, Be Courageous, Be Collaborative, Be Creative, Be a Champion) with our vision and purpose, we seek to create an enduring and growing Brown-Forman UK.
In this role you will be directing, developing and administering the supply chain logistics of Brown-Forman’s United Kingdom and Ireland operation. Supporting the Supply Chain Manager for the UK & Ireland, you will provide analytical support and advice on logistical issues. This includes providing and improving demand forecasts and monitoring and coordinating inbound shipments between global logistics and supply planning teams. You will also be responsible for tracking and managing
warehousing, co-packing and logistics service levels and ensuring regulatory foresight and compliance in the fields of customs and excise tax administration.
● Manage and develop the supply chain logistics and planning team through strong leadership, establishing an effective culture and driving business results
● Enhance and support ongoing demand and inventory planning routines and ensure robust visibility of demand drivers and trade inventory
● Act as primary contact person and liaison between local B-F UK teams and Corporate Supply Planning and Logistics teams to monitor and track timely inbound flows and ensure pro-active exception reporting
● Supervise and support the outsourced management of local Warehousing and Transportation service providers
The successful candidate will be educated to degree level in Business, Finance, Supply Chain Management, Engineering or a related field/or have relevant experience and have extensive experience in supply chain logistics. Previous experience in wine/spirits or luxury FMCG industries is preferable.
What we offer:
Total Rewards at Brown-Forman is designed to engage our people to ensure our sustainable and profitable growth for generations to come. As a premium spirits company, we offer premium and equitable pay & bonus for individual and company performance.
We offer a range of premium benefits that reflect our company values and meet the needs of our diverse workforce. In Brown-Forman UK, some highlights of the competitive benefits we offer include, but not limited to are medical/dental insurance, flexible-working options, product allowance and gym membership; along with global career opportunities.
Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.
Business Area: Global Finance
Req ID: JR-00000919