Supply Chain Advisor
12 month contract
£13.38/hr PAYE plus hols
Working from home during Covid
BAE Systems, Maritime Warship Support division are looking for a Supply Chain Advisor to be based
in Portsmouth Naval Base. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering supply chain
activities within the Operations/Ship Delivery Team within Warship Support. The role predominately
is material purchase order management and improving our on-time delivery. It is part of a buoyant
and stable team supporting the ship repair activities of Royal Naval vessels in Upkeep and Fleet Time
within Warship Support.
As a Supply Chain Advisor your main responsibilities will involve:
Using an ERP tool (SAP), expedite material purchase orders for a number of key suppliers in support
of Ship Repair Projects.
Support and/or prepare outputs and deliverables and select suppliers in association with the
departmental procedures and systems.
Proactively support and deliver effective supplier management and delivery in line with the project's
Act as the primary point of contact for assigned suppliers and customers (internal/external).
As a Supply Chain Advisor your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
Proven experience of working with a Supply Chain or Procurement delivery focused role.
Strong IT skills, particularly relating to Microsoft Excel.
Good level of numeracy and analytical ability.
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
Stakeholder and Supplier Management experience
Able to self-manage, use initiative and work well with others
What were looking for in you:
We are looking for candidates who possess experience of working within a similar role, have the drive
and tenacity to deliver results and are flexible and adaptable to change. You will be an outstanding
communicator with sound analytical, problem solving skills
Morson is acting as a recruitment business in relation to this vacancy
Buyer; vendor management; supply chain; procurement; purchasing; supplier management; risk management; negotiation; supplier performance; purchase orders; ERP systems; MS Office; influencing skills; shipping; ITAR; spares and repairs; RFQ; invoicing; SAP