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Procurement Professional

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  • Location


  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    £31 - £35 per hour + PAYE or Umbrella company

  • Contact:

    Louise Wardle

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    0161 707 1516

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Procurement Professional with experience within the aerospace/automotive/defence or nuclear industry is required by our client BAE Systems Barrow to be responsible for undertaking all aspects of procurement related activity to cost, quality and schedule. Deliver Procurement expertise in line with corporate Procurement policy and process in line with business requirements and performance objectives.

It is likely that this role will be remote working but this is as yet to be confirmed.

The following activities are typical of work to be carried out with levels of autonomy as indicated.
All tasks must be performed with a right first time ethic in order to meet business-wide Safety, Quality, Cost, Delivery and People principles.
Have a sound understanding of and apply the Quality Management System documentation e.g. Policy, Process Instructions, Workmanship Standards, Risk Assessments etc. applicable to your particular work scope and to comply with Safety, Health and Environmental (SHE) rules and control measures.
Support the development, review and update of relevant systems and processes to ensure the effective delivery of activities in assigned areas.
Support team members to self-verify work to ensure adherence to relevant business systems procedures, policies and processes. Provide guidance to enable the team to produce right first time information.
Apply strong awareness of risk and opportunity management to optimise performance and minimise risk within scope of work.
Support team members in ensuring all business systems, document management systems and data sources are kept up-to-date to provide a single point of truth for stakeholders.
Develop, maintain and manage key relationships both internally and externally. Lead team members to promote effective cross functional collaboration and deliver procurement support and guidance to other functions as required.
Support audit activity as required.
Support the delivery of Quality Integrated Work Team performance and Quality Maturity Matrix improvement activity.
Contribute knowledge and experience to support Continuous Improvement and Learning from Experience activity across the Supply Chain function.
Provide development support to team members, colleagues and Early Careers.
Plan, control and deliver assigned projects independently.

Recognising the RESTRICTED nature of the work, suitable candidates will be SC cleared or eligible for this level of clearance.