Supply Chain SpecialistLakeside, PortsmouthAbout the roleHere at Babcock we are looking to recruit a Supply Chain Specialist on a full time, permanent basis.The Supply Chain Specialist will be aligned to the newly established Managed Service Centre based in Portsmouth and will be directly responsible for shaping the supply chain to provide Babcock International Group's internal training and external customer training. The role will deliver training budgets whilst maximising revenue growth. Specific responsibilities will include: development of training supply chain, sourcing and enhanced due diligence of training suppliers, supplier relationship management, make/buy recommendation.What do I need to do the role?Excellent Communication skills as a result of working with internal Babcock customers and external clientsExperience of the contract life-cycle.Experience of Supplier due-diligenceExperience of delivering valueMaintaining excellent supplier relationship managementA CIPS accreditation is an advantage but not a pre-requisite.What else do I need to know?The successful candidate must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role.About Babcock InternationalFor more than a century, Babcock has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.We're committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You'll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.