The Hut Group is hiring a

Head of Supply Chain - Consumer & Lifestyle

Manchester, United Kingdom

About The Hut Group

THG is one of the world's leading online beauty and wellbeing retailers, home to premium brands such as lookfantastic, Pro Bike Kit, GlossyBox, and Myprotein; all of which are powered by our industry-leading and award-winning technology platform, THG Ingenuity. Our 6000-plus employees represent 66 nationalities and work in offices located in 11 cities around the globe.

Our culture is fast- paced and unique, we recognise great achievements with great rewards. To support our ambitious growth, we are looking for commercially astute, ambitious individuals that can bring fresh and innovative thinking to THG and play a part in driving the Group forward on its truly exciting journey. THG believes in the power of meritocracy. We invest in the development of our people to help everyone achieve their full potential.

About the Division

Consumer is home to THG's heritage sites, that includes brands such as Zavvi, IWOOT, and Pop In A Box - some of Europe's largest online retailers for Licensed Movie Merchandise, Collectables of of all types and Gifting products.

There’s a real passion and drive within our innovative team, to both achieve and be part of something special. This hard working and driven culture has been key to driving rapid international growth. A focus on in-house produce and exclusive products through our print on demand facility, has accelerated evolution of the sites away from traditional entertainment retailers towards growing Merchandise and Collectable markets – an area we plan to continue our investment in. We are looking for creative, innovative, and resourceful people to come and join us on our exciting journey.

About the Role

We are looking for an experienced, ambitious Supply Chain head to support our aggressive growth plans we have across the division. We need a motivated individual, prepared to challenge current processes and ways of working, whilst building out scalable processes that work alongside numerous growth plans.

At THG, we encourage and promote growth and exploration within your role and as such, the below list gives only a summary of the role remit:

  • Work with the buying and warehouse teams to ensure plans are aligned and the warehouse infrastructure is prepared to and support the buying plans.
  • Identify gaps in supply chain and map out processes to tackle these in a scalable manner.
  • Support with warehouse integrations.
  • Work with the buying and commercial team to ensure stock budgets are aligned with the sales expectations as well as falling within the wider business demands.
  • Assist with demand planning - working with the relevant trading/buying teams to ensure we're reacting accordingly from a supply chain perspective to various peaks and troughs in demand.
  • Drive forward forecasting across categories to ensure we're maximising both availability and sales opportunities.

Requirements

  • 2-3+ years experience in supply chain management with a clear understanding of the supply chain process
  • Solid knowledge of performance reporting and financial/budgeting processes
  • Commercial awareness partnered with a strategic mindset
  • Excellent organisational and leadership skills with proven ability to influence senior level stakeholders (internal and external)
  • Good time management with impeccable attention to detail, with the ability to work accurately in a demanding environment to meet deadlines
  • Excellent IT skills e.g. Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)

Benefits

  • Competitive salary.
  • Genuine responsibility from the start of your career at THG.
  • Discounted Gym membership.
  • Access to onsite doctor.
  • Enrolled onto company pension plan.
  • Leadership and Development training throughout your career.