Supply Chain Manager

GBP40000 - GBP60000 per annum +
17 Aug 2021
16 Sep 2021
Sophie Cole
Specialist Area
Supply chain
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Leading Military and Defence Technology Firm - Supply Chain Manager - £40-60K - Surrey / Hampshire Boarder

Join one of the largest defence and technology firms in the UK in their procurement function on their journey of rapid expansion. They are looking for a supply chain specialist to provide procurement and supply chain leadership, delivering advice and sourcing assistance to the larger procurement team.

As a Supply Chain Procurement Manager, key responsibilities are:

  • Collaborate with the Procurement Team to assist in identifying key opportunities to utilize extant supplier relationships and frameworks that leverage group scale. You will need to identify where there is a necessity to produce repetitive, long-term contracting mechanisms.
  • Be aware of the company policies and governance agreed in the procurement code of practice, understanding awareness of restrictions, controls and accreditations placed upon suppliers working in aerospace & defense, making sure there is no external threat to internal compliance.
  • Stakeholder engagement, managing expectations and presenting market research and potential risks

Background of a Supply Chain Procurement Manager:

  • Experience working within procurement and supply chain with proven negotiation skills in both strategic relationship and sourcing environment
  • Experience working on tenders and contracts
  • Knowledge in Business, IT, Finance, and Engineering
  • Degree - Preferred
  • MCIPS - Preferred

If you are looking for a career defining move then send your CV to Sophie at

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