Procurement Agent - P8Bristol, England
For over a 100 years, Boeing has been making the impossible, possible. From producing a single canvas-and-wood airplane to transforming how we fly over oceans and into the stars, Boeing has become the world's largest aerospace company. And we're just getting started; especially in the UK.
The partnership between Boeing and the UK dates back to the 1930’s and continues to get stronger and deeper, with UK jobs, skills and opportunities being constantly generated to support major UK aircraft programmes such as Apache & Chinook helicopters, C-17 Globemaster, P-8A Poseidon and the newly announced E-7 AEW&C to mention a few.
An exciting new opportunity has arisen within the Boeing UK Fixed Wing team for a Procurement Agent on the P-8A Poseidon Maritime Patrol Aircraft programme who will hold the authority to commit company resources through the placement of supplier contracts.
This role will be responsible for acquisition of goods and services in including; Supplier capability assessments, development of new sourcing strategies, negotiation of high value subcontracts and implementation of a new programme into the UK.
The successful candidate will need to be proactive, an agile thinker able to solve complex problems alongside a number of functions to develop and form the strategic supply chain approach for Fixed Wing programmes.
Tasks will include:
∙ Execution of supplier management and procurement ensuring compliance with associated Boeing processes.
∙ Placing contracts for the purchase of goods and services.
∙ Support development of sourcing strategy for UK Fixed Wing programmes.
∙ Support creation of procurement documentation including pre-qualification and supplier source selection criteria.
∙ Developing strong relationships with stakeholders, peers and relevant functional areas.
∙ Prepare, negotiate and execute all forms of contractual documentation including; Non-Disclosure Agreements and Terms and Conditions
∙ Identify and mitigate supply chain risks, issues and opportunities with for supplier proposals and how they might impact the prime contract.
Security clearance (SC) or the ability to gain it is required.
All information provided will be checked and may be verified.
Please apply asap for this role as recruitment may commence before the end date.
Important information regarding this requisition: This requisition is for a locally hired position in the UK. CANDIDATES MUST HAVE CURRENT LEGAL AUTHORIZATION TO WORK IN THE UNITED KINGDOM. Benefits and pay are determined at the local level.
Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, colour.
- Business or Supply Chain Management undergraduate degree
- Preferably MCIPS qualified or working towards this level
- Ideally supply chain experience in an aerospace or defence environment
Contingent Upon Program Award
No, this position is not contingent upon program award
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Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
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