Project Assurance Manager-Supply Chain

  • Location

    Luton, Bedfordshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £30.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jackie O'Sullivan

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Job Description

To support Integrated Project Teams, the Procurement and Quality functions and the External Supply-Chain In identifying, scoping and implementing tangible Business Improvement Opportunities.

Key Responsibilities

Work in partnership with Procurement, Quality and the IPTs to ensure:

  • The identification and implementation of IPT Improvement opportunities within the External Supply Chain
  • Supply Chain risks and opportunities are identified, mitigated and exploited as required.
  • The development and implementation of a Supplier Quality Strategy in line with IPT priorities.
  • Compliance to AS9100 Revision D with particular emphasis on the Process Effectiveness (PEAR) requirements and joint internal auditing.
  • The identification and delivery of internal Procurement Improvement opportunities in order to support both delivery and cost benefits.
  • Development of proactive reporting to identify and drive internal and external IPT Improvement opportunities.
  • Implementation of Supplier Failure Review Boards in order to drive IPT Improvement opportunities.
  • Implementation of a proactive Supplier Quality Surveillance programme including maintenance of all supplier approvals.
  • Support, as required, Generic Capability Reviews in the External Supply Chain.
  • Support, as required, all adhoc Procurement and External Supply issues.