Supply Chain Manager.

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Supply Chain Manager

£40,000-£45,000

Hastings

Permanent

The Role

– Provide competitive Supply Chain solutions into both operational and proposal sides of the business
– Be the primary Point of Contact the specific Programme lifecycle and be the pivotal channel of communication between the Programme, Supply Chain and Subcontractors
– Guide engineering functions to ensure that the design maximises the use of components that can be obtained through competition, use of commodities and COTS
– Establish and implement program plans for commodity and subcontracted procurements that achieve the program requirements
– Possess market knowledge to inform product and service selection
– Maximise and lead competition in a transparent, ethical and open manner, including meeting such requirements defined by the Customer

Your key responsibilities include the following

– Strategic supplier management
– Supply Chain Representative in major strategic business plans
– Providing regular project status reports to senior management
– Attending appropriate Programme reviews
– Identifying improvements areas and optimising where appropriate
– Supporting supplier cost reduction activities
– Driving the performance and management of subcontractors, suppliers and strategic partners to ensure we receive and negotiate the very best terms and meet the cost/ schedule/technical performance requirements of our programs.

Education and Experience Required

– Experience in Sub Contract Management
– Strong and demonstrable supplier negotiation skills
– Change Management experience
– Management of material budget controls
– Proven ability to lead and develop a successful team
– Experience of SQA & QA processes in an ISO accredited environment.
– Required Education & Experience
– Degree level education or Equivalent Experience
– Experience in designing and delivering strategic sourcing programmes
– Experience of managing complex contracts
– Experience of contract manufacturing in the electronics industry would be a distinct advantage
– Lean /Six Sigma

If you’re interested in finding out more, please submit your up to date CV via the link provided and we will contact you shortly for a confidential discussion.

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