About us

We’re a niche operator that understands the recruitment solutions required for supply chain within FMCG, retail, food, manufacturing and engineering industries. Founded in 2015 by Barbara Robertson, with an aim to deliver exceptional levels of service by placing people at the heart of businesses.

Our consultants have a thorough understanding of the skills market, in-depth technical knowledge and over 15 years’ experience recruiting for supply chain professionals.  Our clients benefit from our straight-talking, no-nonsense approach, all underpinned by our strong guiding principles.

Barbara Robertson, founder and CEO is a passionate and established recruitment professional that believes in finding the best match for both the candidate and the client, not one to waste anyone’s time or just fill a position.  Barbara and the team at Supply Chain People will deliver a tailored and personalised service to ensure the right talent is placed in the right organisation.

Why choose Supply Chain People

  • Specialist in supply chain recruitment, over 15 years’ experience
  • Independent consultancy with agile working methods
  • Large network of supply chain talent, strong relationships built over time
  • Fully outsourced recruitment service
  • Excellent track record of placing well-matched candidates
  • In-depth knowledge of the supply chain skills market
  • Personalised and tailored service

Our guiding principles

Make it count

Think about your actions, focus on what will make the biggest difference and deliver.

Build your trust

Relationships take time to develop, they need to be earned, so act every day to build your trust with both candidates and clients.  If you say it, go do it – keep everyone informed and up-to-date.

Show you care

Talk less. Listen more. Take time to understand the unique challenges of a business or the needs of a candidate, ask the right questions and create the right match.

Love your moments

Celebrate your successes, take delight in a job done well and remember to be present in your moment. Find the positive in the everyday. Love what you do.