Supply Chain Development Lead

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    Farnborough, Hampshire

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    Experis UK

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Supply Chain Development Lead

Location: Farnborough


Salary - Competitive

The Role

Supply Chain Development Lead required for a British Multinational Defence organisation based in their location Farnborough.

The successful individual will be accountable for providing best in class global supply chain development solutions. The successful candidate will be expected to identify & execute areas of improvement, and lead initiatives to drive positive change.

Within the role, the Supply Chain Development Lead will be responsible for the development and leadership of supply chain continuous improvement initiatives, with a focus in the area of: Sustainable procurement and industrial engagement.

As the functional lead, you will be responsible for leading on our sustainable Procurement strategy delivering improvement in such areas as environmental impact, social impact and economic impact.

You will lead and deliver on the industrial engagement strategy and project manage successful implementation of all initiative against strategy objectives.

What you must have

We would like you to hold a degree in Business or Engineering discipline with MCIPS or studying towards certification.

We would also like you to hold all or some of the following:

  • Proven experience in developing procurement strategies and realisation of strategy benefits.
  • Demonstrable transformational or change experience.
  • Excellent communication skill with experience in building relationships and influencing senior stakeholders.
  • Proactively maintain and develop SME expertise and awareness of the restrictions, controls and accreditation's that are placed upon the organisation and suppliers in the defence industry.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who has experience in the Defence and Aerospace industry or similar.

Please apply if interested or contact James Pearce at Experis