Up to £33.63 per hour
26 days ago
An opportunity has arisen for a Supply Chain Manager to join the team with our prestigious client BAE
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)
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.
The Supply Chain Manager, Supply Chain Principal and Supply Chain Lead positions have the same overall contract management responsibilities. Contract value and complexity differentiates the 3 positions with Supply Chain Manager being the most senior of the 3 positions.
End to end Contract Management in line with procurement and category strategies:
Bid tending and evaluation
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 supplier
Additional Key Accountabilities:
Supplier and stakeholder management
Maintaining supplier regulatory compliance documentation
Contracting and legal environment
Supplier management and measurement
Risk and opportunity management
Financial spend management
Life cycle management
Experience of managing a range of direct procurement packages, commodities or equipment in a defence or similar industry e.g. automotive, aerospace
Technical and commercial skills in relation to supply chain processes and activities
Project Management within Supply Chain
Ability to implement Contract Management Strategies
CIPS qualification desirable
Recognising the restricted nature of the work there is a requirement for the candidate to be eligible to obtain Security Clearance for this role.