Job Type: Management / Operations / Production / Purchasing / Sales
Equilibrium Products Ltd has been around for 20 years with the mission to improve horse welfare by producing innovative wellbeing-based products. We are excited to be adding to our team with this new role.
The Head of Product & Supply is a key leadership role within the company and will report directly to the Managing Director. We are looking for someone who can hit ground running. To succeed, you will work well under pressure, be able to multi task, work to deadlines and be ready to think outside the box. You will manage your time effectively and be willing to go the extra mile. You will be highly driven, enthusiastic, flexible, and organised. We are looking for an individual who has both creative and commercial flair. A natural leader who is positive and proactive in identifying new product opportunities and solving problems.
The successful candidate will have proven experience of managing the supply chain and new product development in a consumer goods environment. Expertise in sourcing goods domestically and internationally is critical. Experience in the equestrian industry would be an advantage but a strong candidate with other consumer goods experience will be also considered.
Key Areas of Responsibility
A mix of office based (near Leighton Buzzard) and home working, the successful candidate will also be expected to travel and stay away from home overnight both domestically and internationally. A clean driving license and a valid passport is required.
What’s on offer?
An attractive salary and target related bonus, pool vehicle for business use and up to 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays, and a company pension are on offer. You will also receive staff discounts, a free product allowance, regular training, and personal development and most importantly the opportunity to be part of a company with ambitious plans for the next few years with the opportunity to develop within the company.
Please send your CV and covering letter detailing why you think you would be a good fit for the role.
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