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  • Job reference: RMS0139980

Supply Chain Specialist

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Bristol
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 28/04/2014
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (19/05/14)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Company:
Our client is an Engineering Services company, who are an international technical consultancy, providing a range of services including licence to operate, asset management, manufacturing improvement and capital investment to customers in the chemical, petrochemical, oil & gas, pharmaceutical, manufacturing and consumer industries worldwide

The Role:
Reporting to the UK Motion Control Supply Chain Manager ,the Supply Chain Specialist will focus primarily on the medium to long term sourcing strategies to maximise value with suppliers within the Electronics commodity.

Specific responsibilities and duties associated with the position include, but not limited to,:
• Driving the Electronics commodity strategy in line with Business Unit (BU) and group requirements and objectives.
• Setting and working towards cost saving targets with suppliers
• Cost cut projects identification and implementation locally
• Involvement in BU/ Divisional supplier annual negotiations
• Drafting and Management of supply agreements and other legal documents for suppliers
• Identify best practice techniques for those commodities under their remit
• Supplier performance management and continuous improvement
• Undertake and lead risk review analysis for any given commodity
• Provide statistical information as and when required for those commodities under their remit.
• Active R&D support in new product designs
• Multiple source policy implementation

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• A proven track record of benefits delivery through the application of strategic sourcing techniques
• Experience in supporting negotiating terms and applying appropriate fact-based tactics and techniques to achieve optimal outcomes
• Good communication skills
• Good team working ability
• Good understanding of contract negotiations and contract law
• A proven track record in working with or for Electronic Manufacturing Service providers

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
• Member of a professional body CIPS ,CPSM, ISM
• Degree educated

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