Supply Chain Manager

£35000 - £38000/annum Pension, Security, Career Progressio
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently recruiting for a Supply Chain Manager on behalf of well-established electronics manufacturing company based in Woodbridge.

Ensure timely, cost effective procurement of all materials and services.
Ensure that the build program is not compromised due to non-availability of parts.
Provide leadership and set the company standards in all negotiations for long-term supplier contracts or agreements.
Ensure that outsource supplier agreements are in place in a timely way to meet the company strategic objectives for banked modules.
Select suppliers of suitable calibre.
Negotiate contracts to maximise margin on outsourced modules.
Manage the external manufacture to meet companies' acceptance tests.
Monitor performance against contracts and take correct actions as necessary.
Monitoring performance quarterly and annual performance reviews.
Overseeing use of individual development plans.
Direct and control all procurement functions to within agreed cost budget levels.
Improve processes and systems for effective procurement across the Company.
Provide specialist advice, guidance and service on leading practice procurement to all marketing activities
Lead the Company in identification, assessment and management of potential risks associate with different sourcing strategies
Provide insight through the analysis of spend and supply markets and savings.
Develop and maintain a robust framework for Supplier Management.
Enhance relationships to ensure effective execution of strategies' and drive cost savings.
Provide regular reporting to the Senior Team and Directors.

proven extensive experience in manufacturing engineering project/product development purchasing experience within a capital equipment supplier organisation.
Materials management experience in a manufacturing project based environment where assembly scheduling is key to the business.
Experience of sourcing electronics products such as PCB's, components, cables, connectors etc
Hands on experience of ERP systems.
Proven experience within a supervisory role i.e. Senior Buyer or Purchasing Agent.

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