Supply Chain Manager - Aerospace
Opportunity for an experienced supply chain professional to take on a highly autonomous senior role with this major independent distributor / provider of supply chain management services to the global aerospace market. Leading an efficient procurement team, you will ensure all EMEA sourcing and procurement activities for chemical and hardware projects are conducted in a timely and cost-effective manner, with a consistent drive towards continual improvement.
This key strategic role involves collaborating with supply chain colleagues to evaluate, discuss and evolve departmental activities to optimise performance. Tasks include:
Development and implementation of strategies to ensure budgetary targets are not only met, but also surpassed
Furthering positive supplier relationships to promote optimal supply chain efficiencies
Liaising with colleagues from costing and engineering, ensuring material resourcing is managed effectively
Creation and management of purchasing strategies
Motivating and Supporting the product management and sourcing team, promoting their ongoing development and improvement.
Identification of opportunities to promote further client sales and anticipation of any potential hindrances to continued custom.
Management of all supply chain contracts, including legal compliance.
Management of global logistics channels to optimise "Total Value"
Supply base rationalisation and supplier development
Ensuring compliance with all legal, regulatory, company policy and quality standards.
Collation, analysis and reporting of all relevant data pertaining to the efficient delivery of supply chain activities.
Proactively seeking ways to improve program-profitability
The successful candidate will be qualified to degree level in supply chain management or other relevant field of study. You will be a CIPS/CPIM holder with practical experience of ERP systems. Evidence of your effective strategic planning and project management capabilities is essential. Senior CI accreditation is desirable, as is experience of global sourcing / operations with exposure to different cultures / styles. Full job description on application. This is a permanent role. HRGO are a recruitment agency supporting the Aviation Industry. We aim to respond to all applications.