Supply Chain Analyst

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    Plymouth, Devon

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  • Salary:

    Up to £30555 per annum

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    Laurence whiffin

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Job Title: Supply Chain Analyst
Location: Devonport, Plymouth

Here at Babcock International we are excited to offer a new opportunity to join our naval supply chain chain team for a permanent job opportunity based at Devonport Royal Dockyard in Plymouth.

Overall Department Direction
The Naval Nuclear Supply Chain work closely with internal supply chain and other teams, as well as the customers' supply chain teams, to develop appropriate supply chain strategies to deliver submarine programmes now and in the future.

The successful candidate will ensure appropriate operational Reports, KPIs and projects are in place for supply chain delivery into the future submarine programmes, across materials and services.

The primary place of work is Devonport, however travel to alternative sites and key suppliers will be required at times

Main Purpose of Role
Reporting to the Head of Supply Chain (Planning and Performance) you will have overall accountability for developing, and supporting the supply chain operational key reports, KPI delivery, and driving the supporting continuous improvement program.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Competences
The post would suit a candidate who is seeking a career complex Supply Chain environment with:


- Understanding of "Best Practice" tools and techniques
- Experience of working in complex project environments
- Proven track record of delivering improved performance methodologies
- High quality communication ability, both written and orally
- Customer (Internal and External) facing role exposure within highly pressurised environments

- Experience in delivering transformation programs desirable
- Excellent use and experience with Microsoft Office suite

- Qualified to degree level or equivalent
- MCIPS or equivalent professional accreditation desirable
- Six Sigma Greenbelt or higher desirable

Note: If the candidate does not have MCIPS or Greenbelt certification then the candidate may be successful if willing to undergo formal training to attain.

- Min 1 year in a Supply Chain role within a major organisation

This position is within the Devonport Central Services business unit as a grade 3 which has a salary of £30,555 with DRDL Terms and Conditions.

Babcock offers a supportive environment including: enhanced employment terms and conditions, money purchase pension scheme with life assurance, share ownership scheme, Occupational Health services, flexible working hours (only non-industrials), career opportunities and specialist advice and guidance from our Learning & Development teams.