Supplier Development Engineer

10 Mar 2018
14 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Supplier Development Engineer

Your new company
A Global Engineering Company, with numerous divisions. Due to significant change in one such division there is a vacancy for a Supplier Development Engineer to join the team, working within procurement and supply chain.

Your new role
Provide quality and engineering leadership to drive sustainable supplier development regarding safety, quality, technical compliance, innovation and continuous improvement and in doing so, maximise the competitive advantage of the organisation through best in class supply chain partners.

What you'll need to succeed

Degree in Engineering and/or business administration and/or a related technical qualificationMinimum 5 years' experience in Supplier Development, Supply Chain or QA in a manufacturing/engineering environmentProject Management experienceAbility to lead and work as part of multi-functional teamsDemonstrable experience in the use of problem solving tools and analyticsGood knowledge of ISO standards (ISO9001, 14001, 18001)Knowledge of Lean principlesExcellent IT skillsStrong written and verbal communication skills with ability to influence at all levels

10. Ability to travel


Knowledge of IPFE products and applicationsPurchasing and/or Contract Law and administration
  • Logistics Global markets and cultures

Key Accountability

Supplier Quality performance is continuously monitored and issues addressed to achieve zero RPPMSupplier Delivery performance is continuously monitored and issues addressed to achieve >98% OTDSupplier PCI objectives are continuously monitored and gaps addressed to achieve 100% of PCI commitments.Supplier Compliance is actively reviewed and gaps are closed to achieve >90% compliance100% of new suppliers are fully assessed and formally approved before being added to approved supplier listAll non-conformance and critical action points are addressed in a timely manner with 100% closure

Plans are in place to mitigate risk in the Supply Chain and non-performing suppliers are actively prevented from doing business with the Division
7 Protect company by restricting the use of any supplier failing to meet minimum technical, quality or commercial targets.

What you'll get in return

  • Competitive rate of pay
  • Opportunity within group of progression and career development
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • 4 times death in service
  • Contributory pension

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