Procurement Manager

Recruiter
Syntech Recruitment Ltd
Location
High Wycombe, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
06 Jun 2019
Closes
27 Jun 2019
Ref
1170482407
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Procurement Manager
* £Neg DOE
* Mon - Thur 08:00 am - 5:00pm & Friday 8am - 1pm
* World class manufacturing business
We currently have a superb opportunity for an experienced Project Procurement Manager to work for one of the UK's most respected manufacturing businesses based in High Wycombe.
Purpose of Role
Coordinating with Operations and Programme management teams to ensure that the material flow meets the operations and Programme schedule. Working with in house engineers and suppliers to develop cost down initiatives through process improvements
Key Responsibilities
To design, manage and develop effective / agile supply chain solutions
Assess Make v Buy and provide pay-back justification for subcontract of new and existing electronic and electro-mechanical subcontract opportunities
Support the Procurement Manager in the development and mentoring of the Procurement team
Lead subcontract supplier research, audits, selection and development in close liaison with the SQA department
Manage the free-issue/sale of materials and loan of test equipment, jigs, fixtures and tooling as required by subcontracts
Effective BRM / QBR process management for all key and/or strategic subcontract suppliers
Analyse, report and manage excess material liabilities and ensure minimum business exposure at all times
Manage and control all subcontracts documentation, data, files and reports in a timely and accurate manner
Support implementation of Lean supply chain principles such as JIT, Kan-Ban, VMI, DLF etc. in line with the company's overall manufacturing strategy
Supervise the preparation of quotations/tenders, analysis of supplier bids, and award of contracts as required
Liaise with QA so that quality data (KPI's, RMA's and defect analysis) is captured, analysed, reported promptly with suitable root cause analysis and corrective action plans
Negotiate contract / supply agreements and enforce terms as necessary
Support development of commodity roadmap and vendor consolidation programs
Introduce strategic pricing models to deliver favourable PPV through structured cost
Skills, Qualification and Experience
* Experience of establishing and managing sub contracts in key projects within the defence domain
* Proven experience working within procurement as PPM or similar role
* Commercial acumen with a good understanding of terms and conditions and the ability to draft and develop sub-contract documentation
* Experience supporting bid activity, creating procurement specification and terms and condition flow down
* Strong IT skills, especially in Microsoft Office
* Project Manager / Leadership skills
Personal Attributes
* A positive, proactive attitude with a high level of self-motivation to deliver excellence
* Ambitious and self-reliant - intrinsically self-motivated
* Well organised and delivery focused
* An ability to deliver under pressure with an appetite for measured success
* Collaborative working with people with a diverse range of backgrounds
We will endeavor to respond to all applicants, but if you do not receive a response within 5 working days, please consider yourself unsuccessful on this application.
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