|Job Ref:||119147SMK||Employer:||Morson International||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Glasgow||Address:||Post Code:||G3||Post Date:||03/10/2016 20:09|
Our Client has an urgent requirement for a Supply Chain Manager to direct and manage all the procurement / supply chain activities associated with a specific programme/project or business area. The role includes the development and delivery of procurement / supply chain strategies, and the associated engagement and management of suppliers, projects and other stakeholders to deliver project/business objectives. Representing the Supply Chain team at key meetings (internal & external). The management and development of team members to drive performance.
Ensure arrangements are in place to buy, distribute, take delivery and incorporate contracts into the projects
Ensure individual procurement / supply chain strategies/negotiation plans/make v buy plans for each contract are in place
Lead and Manage supplier response evaluation activities and clarifications to seek the best value for money solutions
Engage and support stakeholders and CAMs on activities to generate, negotiate and place contracts with selected suppliers. Activities include agreed scope definition, contracting frameworks, prices and delivery schedules.
Maintain an effective rapport with the Supplier base and seek developments in the areas of SCE and SCRIA
Manage the resolution of performance issues with the contract (eg populating claims database while actively protecting the company revenues
Ability to project manage an evolving work scope and to effect positive cooperation from Customers, Suppliers and colleagues and to direct within the team, the required strategies to be implemented for the successful contracting / supply chain methodologies
Provide technical and personal leadership to team members
Investigate issues, identify and introduce appropriate solution
Ability to build positive and effective relationships with Customers, Suppliers and colleagues, utilising the appropriate behaviours including Prime-sub relationships, partnering etc.
Maintain knowledge and keep abreast of Procurement initiatives/updates and Supplier performance/developments.
People Development incl. succession planning
Able to develop effective strategies for negotiating with suppliers.
Application of lean tools & behaviours / six sigma principles as applicable to assignment.
Attention to detail in the identification and assessment of evolving workload and tender responses.
Positive lateral thinking to develop innovative organisational and supplier solutions
To apply for this position, you must be eligible to live and work in the UK and either possess or be able to obtain UK MOD Security Clearance to SC Level.