Subcontract Manager

Recruiter
JAM Recruitment Ltd
Location
Luton, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 Oct 2019
Closes
22 Oct 2019
Ref
1299128315
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Description
A well respected engineering organisation is currently experiencing an ongoing period of growth and success. Due to an ever increasing workload, they are currently looking to recruit a Subcontract Manager to join their dedicated team of Purchasing Professionals. The role is based in Luton, Beds and is for an initial 6 month duration. There is a rate of £52.17Ltd Per Hour on offer for the successful candidate. Please find the descriptions below:

This role will involve actively working in a matrix organisation structure as a Sub Contract Manager supporting a variety of complex assignments across a number of Integrated Project Teams (IPT) within the Surveillance & Protection Technologies (S&PT) sector. The main focus for this role will be the management of sub-contract commitments both tangible and intangible in their nature.

This role will require a demonstrated ability to manage internal and external relationships and will require broad experiences of working cross functionally in a matrix organisation, in order to influence a breadth of business decisions throughout the Life Cycle Management (LCM) framework. The individual will have strong and effective communication skills, with the ability to develop and nurture internal customer relationships, promote customer intimacy and team working.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate successful subcontract management by developing robust contracts which address lifecycle factors whilst fostering and maintaining supplier relationships, delivering on short term demands and long term sector objectives.

Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge:

- Requires appropriate training to degree level or equivalent or significant relevant work experience (studying towards or achievement of MCIPS is preferred)

- A good working knowledge and understanding of Procurement within the Defence/Aerospace industry (or a similar sector) and ability to apply them with minimal supervision and direction

- As well as procuring hardware the ability to procure intangible services linked to training, software and professional services is desirable

- Relationship building skills with cross-functional colleagues, customers and suppliers

- A good understanding of the Commercial and Legal Aspects associated with contracting within the Defence/Aerospace industry (or a similar sector)

- A good understanding of Export Compliance associated with contracting within the Defence/Aerospace industry (or a similar sector)

- An ability to think 'outside of the box' offering solutions to enable the function to add value and innovation

- SAP familiarity (or equivalent integrated business systems)

- Ability to engage and influence cross-functional/cross site teams

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