Procurement Leader - CI

  • Location

    Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £34.98 per hour

  • Contact:

    Chris Ward

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Job Description


Delivering and taking ownership of Supply Chains Transformation plan

Delivering and taking ownership of both business as usual and functional Transformation activities (eg Lean and Six Sigma Projects, LfE and Process Improvement)

Collaborating functionally and cross functionally on Continuous Improvement and change projects and initiatives

Developing functional capability through training, coaching and mentorship in tools, techniques and best practice

Providing subject matter expertise (Continuous Improvement principles in a Supply Chain environment)

Gathering data, reporting and conducting analysis, presenting to provide progress/management updates on current performance


Continuous Improvement experience (Lean, Six Sigma, Hoshin Planning, Total Quality Management, Kaizen, Visual Management/Visual Factory, Process Improvement/Performance Management, Operational Excellence, Learning from Experience)

Root cause problem solving

Presentation and facilitation experience

High computer literacy (Powerpoint, Excel, Word, Project, Visio)
End to end knowledge of supply chain


Mentorship and coaching, technical and behavioural competency

Experience of data management and reporting

Understanding and knowledge of change management

Understanding of defence industry