The job title

Logistics & Network Support Manager

Liverpool - DHL Supply Chain
Contract Type
Full time
Job Type
Full time
Start Date
Aug 21 2022 12:00AM

Who Are Burtons Biscuits?

We are the home of Jammie Dodgers, Paterson Shortbread, Maryland Cookies and Wagon Wheels to name just a few! We are incredibly lucky to work in the world of making delicious biscuits!


‘We are a more successful and fun place to work when people feel free to be themselves’.


At Burton’s we believe in the power of being authentic, being entrepreneurial and being supportive to each other to meet our common goals…oh and did we mention having fun?!


Understanding our customers is crucial to our success, so having a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers is vital.


As a business we are committed to the continuous improvement of diversity and equality in the workplace and we welcome talented individuals from all backgrounds who share our Pride and Passion for Baking Great Biscuits and snacks.


Along with having amazing brands, we have secured long term agreements to allow us to manufacture a number of sweet & savoury snacks across Mars, Cathedral City & Marmite branded products. We also have several key strategic partnerships within the Retailer Private Label sector and our proud of the amazing biscuits we bake for our customers and consumers.


Within our Burton’s group, we have 6 bakery sites across the UK, located in Blackpool, Livingston, Edinburgh, Dorset, Isle of Arran and Llantarnam, with our head office in St Albans.   In total we employ circa 2,100 people around across our locations.


Burton’s Biscuits is owned by Ferrero and we are proud to be part of such a fantastic and successful business.  The Ferrero Group operates in more than 50 Countries and their products are sold in over 170 Countries.  We are delighted to be part of the Ferrero group which represents over 37,000 employees across the world and has a consolidated turnover of €12.3 billion (2020).


What are we all about?

Here at Burton’s Biscuit we pride ourselves on being an employer of choice. Our goal is to support our team in achieving their career goals. We do this by providing a working environment that offers opportunity, support, scope and pace of change. Our culture is the foundation of our business. We are fast paced, agile and fun.


What does your typical day look like?  

In this role you will provide support to the logistics operation to support business within the primary and secondary networks as well as support activities to ensure efficient product flow and availability throughout the end to end supply chain from goods in, stock control and distribution. You will utilise  creativity , resourcefulness , and ingenuity to understand and enhance supply chain processes by generating key reports, extracting, and assembling data, identifying problems , testing hypothesis , calculating KPI's creating detailed analysis , building business cases and developing tools to turn data into insights for both businesses and specific internal /external profile use.


Other key actions will be but not limited to:

- Understand all supply chain key performance indicators (KPI's), data flows and be able to interrogate data to support improvement

- Calculate and publish weekly and monthly KPI , cost to serve , right first time and in full to monitor performance and progress toward business and customer objectives.

- Management of other 3rd party solutions

- continuous improvement of monitoring tools, guidelines , including development of existing tools and proactive adjustment of existing models

- Engage with relevant stakeholders to obtain engagement and buy in 


What are the key ingredients needed for the role? 

You will need previous experience working within logistic and warehouse operations.


You will need to be confident with root cause analysis and translate into plans/strategies to support business needs. 

If you are ready to begin a career with real bite, we would love to hear from you so apply now by clicking the link below.