Junior Engineering Procurement Manager

GBP38000 - GBP42000 per annum +
30 Oct 2020
29 Nov 2020
Rhys Brown
Specialist Area
Supply chain
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Junior Engineering Procurement Manager - Aerospace and Defence Major - South West

Contact Rhys at: jobsRB@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

Bramwith Consulting are working alongside this multinational aerospace and defence firm to find a junior procurement and supply chain manager to work on the development and procurement of technical equipment and products.

This role would suit an ambitious and up-and-coming professional looking to make a move into a global company which will offer long-term progression and support.

This company offers unparallel exposure to the defence engineering industry, as they continue to lead the market in the development of new technology and innovative aerospace solutions. This role will be working within one of the specialised supply chain and procurement teams, managing crucial bids, sourcing new suppliers globally and engaging with internal and external stakeholders to ensure the successful delivery of business critical projects.

The key responsibilities of the Junior Procurement Manager role are:

  • Engaging with stakeholders across the UK, and globally both internally within the business, and with third parties to promote supply chain and procurement good practise, as well as to fully understand complex project requirements
  • Working as part of a specialist and dynamic procurement team, this role will involve engaging in the full end to end procurement process, from managing bids, proposals, and existing supplier portfolios, to negotiating with new vendors and delivering existing value for money
  • Working alongside engineering teams, this role will involve a great deal of cross functional working, supporting complex project delivery through excellent supplier management and contractual knowledge

Skills and experience required for this role:

  • Strong strategic sourcing/category management and end to end procurement experience, with good stakeholder management skills
  • Previous industry experience in defence, aerospace is desirable, however experience within an engineering/technical environment is essential
  • Experience of working on commercial bids, and cross functional working highly desirable
  • Degree and CIPS preferred but not required

This opportunity represents the chance for an ambitious procurement and supply chain professional to join an excellent function who are rapidly expanding and have a valued place in the wider business.

Salary circa £42k + Package

This company offers some degree of flexible working

If you are interested in applying for this position or to find out some further information, please send a copy of your CV to Rhys: JobsRB@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

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