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Supply Chain Lead

Supply Chain Lead

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  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

  • Salary:

    Up to £24.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Janet Mottram

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  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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An opportunity has arisen for a Supply Chain Engineer to join the team with our prestigious client BAE

Job Description

Responsible for the management of all aspects of contract delivery and performance throughout the contract life cycle.

Procurement packages are established and may be at pre contract or delivery phase. Contract managers will be responsible for procurement packages within the following categories:

complex power and propulsion systems or equipment
modified systems or equipment
equipment parts (complex, modified and COTS)
build consumables
commodities (raw materials)
Applications are invited from Contract Managers experienced in delivery of similar contracts preferably in defence or similar industry e.g. automotive, aerospace for current and future vacancies.
Additional Information


End to end Contract Management in line with procurement and category strategies:
sourcing process
supplier selection
bid tending and evaluation
price negotiation
contract mobilisation
management of contract life cycle
on time delivery performance of product and associated documentation
Cost account management
right first time quality performance
working to programme schedule
dispute resolution with suppliers
contract closure

Additional Key Accountabilities:

Supplier and stakeholder management
Maintaining supplier regulatory compliance documentation
The Individual
Contracting and legal environment
Supplier management and measurement
Risk and opportunity management
Financial spend management
Life cycle management

Recognising the restricted nature of the work there is a requirement for the candidate to be eligible to obtain Security Clearance for this role.

Apply now