Global Sourcing Sub-contract Manager

Recruiter
THERMOFISHER
Location
Halton Brook, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Aug 2019
Closes
20 Aug 2019
Ref
1236754230
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job ID : 96516BRLocation : United Kingdom - Runcorn : Job DescriptionThe Sub-contract Manager is a key role providing oversite of an integral strategic supply partner. This position will be required to interface directly and often with the sub-contract manufacturer to ensure business requirements are being met. The Sub-contract Manager will provide cross-functional representation to between sub-contract manufacturer and APD including; sourcing, supply chain, quality, engineering change control, regulatory, and product development. This individual will facilitate regular supplier business reviews, optimize supply chain operations, engineering change reviews and manage key projects with subcontractor. Primary ResponsibilitiesManage supplier relationship with strategic subcontractorProject manage key activities with subcontractor including product development, engineering change, supply chain optimization, and risk managementDevelop appropriate metrics to support decision making and tracking of supplier activities.Build organization performance reports and analytics Conduct regular supplier business reviewsSupport sub-tier supplier management and risk mitigationBuild and maintain strong cross-functional relationships and develop in-depth knowledge of the business needs.Identify and recommend cost savings opportunities.Identify performance and process improvement opportunities.Lead annual price reviews and contract negotiationsEducationBachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Engineering, General Business, Finance or related field.C.P.M., CPIM, CSCP, CPSM, CIPS or other Supply Chain professional certification preferred.Formal Continuous Improvement and/or Lean Training (Green Belt, Black Belt, PPI etc..)ExperienceExperience working in multi-faceted roles requiring interaction with varying management levels across numerous functions both internally and externally.Experience in a range of volume engineering practices and an understanding of design for manufacturing and assembly as well as familiarity with low to medium volume manufacturing techniques.Experience in Life Sciences market sector, and preferably with Medical Devices7+ years of sourcing, supply chain, or vendor management specific experience.2+ years of project management,Skills / CapabilitiesComfortable engaging across functions and levels, both with discretion on sensitive topics and with confidence on high visibility initiatives.Ability to interact with executive level leadershipAbility to work in ambiguous situations and be a self-starterAble to create strong business relationships facilitate fair and equitable negotiations

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