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Mark Dawson

Managing Consultant Phone: 0121 236 1662

Sector Focus: Supply Chain & Procurement
Disciplines: Supply Chain | Procurement | Logistics | Merchandising

I am a recruitment specialist and recruitment manager with 17 years experience specialising in the recruitment of professionals across Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics and Merchandising. Over the years I have managed many recruitment campaigns for a wide range SME's and large businesses across the UK. 

I started ASC in 2011 working soley within the Supply Chain and Procurement sector. Since then I have built a team of specialist consultants who provide a permanent and contract recruitment service for the sector. 

Typical positions the team recruit for include: Buyers, Supply Chain Analysts, Shift Managers, Merchandisers right up to Supply Chain Directors, Head of Procurement and Operations Directors

I strive to give a personal and honest service and have developed a strong network of candidates and clients, therefore I am able to support you if you're looking for a new role or to hire more staff.

I haven't always worked in recruitment....

Before I started my recruitment career, I spent a few years working at DisneyLand Paris acting as Disney characters in the daily parades. Goofy was my favourite!

My favourite film is....

Any film with Tom Hanks in is a hit to me, he is a legend of an actor!

 
 
 
 

MARK DAWSON JOBS

 
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Supply Chain Supervisor

Supply Chain Supervisor

Dudley

£35,000 per annum

1 year Fixed Term Contract

A leading manufacturing business is recruiting a Supply Chain Supervisor to assist the Supply Chain Manager in all areas of Supply Chain Management including Warehousing, Despatch, Material Planning, Inventory Management and Purchasing.

You will assist in the day to day supervision of a small but experienced Supply Chain team. Previous leadership or management experience is essential within this role as is the ability to multi-task and to work within a pressurised environment.

Within your role you will be responsible for supporting all areas of the Supply Chain within a 5s environment. You will be using an MRP system and maintain and update Bill of Materials.

Experience and skills required

  • Previous experience as a Supply Chain Manager/Supervisor
  • Material Planning Experience
  • MRP
  • BOM
  • Customer service experience

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Technical, Business and IT services. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.

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Mark Dawson

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Inventory Manager

Experienced Stock/Inventory Manager Needed!

Are you an experienced Inventory professional with a passion and desire to accurately manage a wide range of stock within a large, fast-paced distribution centre?

Are you looking to work for an established but growing business that rewards its employees and really does offer career progression?

The company is a successful logistics business that has established itself as a market leader within retail fulfilment.

You will be responsible for taking charge of:

  • High value and volume Inventory within a distribution centre that can handle up to 60000 orders per day at peak.
  • Effective management of Perpetual Inventory
  • Warehouse layout
  • Inventory strategy

We would love to hear from you if you have had the following experience:

  • You previously worked as an Inventory Manager, Operations Manager or Stock Manager within a large, fast-paced distribution centre.
  • Warehouse/Space planning/ layout management

Benefits:

  • This job is paying up to £40,000
  • Staff discount on company products.
  • 25 days holiday
  • Excellent training and career progression opportunities.

This job is easily commutable to anyone living in Redditch, Birmingham, Solihull and Bromsgrove.

If you're interested hearing more about the role then please apply online today!

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Engineering & Manufacturing, IT and Supply Chain & Procurement. We also recruit for Business Support roles & Executive level positions. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.

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Mark Dawson

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Product Manager

Car, Pension, Healthcare, Bonus

Product and Accessories Manager

Buckinghamshire

Circa £45k per annum plus excellent benefits

A leading car manufacturer is currently looking to employ a Product Manager to work with current and future model product management This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading, dynamic car company and really develop a career within a company that encourages self-development and promotion.

Responsibilities

  • Maximise profit and performance and volumes.
  • Implement strategies and programs to achieve profit and performance targets
  • Product management and development ensuring that all genuine accessories manufactured from suppliers meet all standards within quality, performance and profitability
  • Continual competitor market research to ensure product offerings are market leading.
  • Work with marketing agencies to deliver effective marketing strategies

Skills and experience

It is essential that you have product management experience, ideally within the automotive aftersales market but all other industries will be considered. You will also need to have experience in marketing and developing products to fit market needs. This position is head office based but will involve travel to suppliers and dealerships so it's imperative that you can drive and have the ability to communicate effectively and easily build relationships.

You will also need strong presentation skills and the ability to negotiate with suppliers.

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

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Mark Dawson

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Pricing Analyst

Car options, Bonus, Pension, Healthcare

Pricing Analyst/Specialist

Automotive

Buckinghamshire

£33000-£38000

A leading automotive business are recruiting a Pricing Manager to fulfill a 2 year contract. You will assist in the development and implementation of aftersales strategy and set pricing for all parts across the vehicle range.

Responsibilities

  • Management and development of pricing for all parts using competitor analysis, market analysis and sales trends
  • Implementation of pricing methodologies in accordance with company guidelines
  • Achievement of all company targets based on parts and profit
  • Production of variety of reports for senior Management
  • Supporting dealer network in service sales and profitability

Skills and experience

  • Previous experience as a pricing analyst/pricing manager within an automotive business or a business with large numbers and variety of parts/products
  • Strong numerical, analysis and PC skills including MS Excel
  • Commercially astute
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to deal with people of all levels internally and customers externally

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

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Mark Dawson

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