Supplier Management and Procurement ManagerGosport, England
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To lead the Supplier Management and Procurement team, responsible for Supplier Management and Subcontracting for BDUK Global Systems & Support, UK Rotorcraft Supply Chain Management (SCM) team in Gosport, UK.
Leading the Supplier Management team supporting Rotorcraft programmes Oversee all aspects related to the UK Rotorcraft programmes, subcontracting strategies and subcontract management processes, including supplier development, subcontract negotiations and managing supplier performance.
•Key accountability for this role will be to continue the development of an in country supplier management and procurement capability, ensuring flawless execution to Boeing processes and support to Programme Proposal preparation.
•The identification and implementation of Supplier Management Best Practices.
•People Management - staffing, employee development, coordinating employee training and supporting all programme and functional objectives.
•Provide guidance on Supplier Management processes and related tools. Manages, develops, and motivates employees.
•Manage procurement agents performing activities related to committing company resources to purchase goods and services, developing supplier strategies, development of bid packages, proposal analysis and development of contracts.
•Develop and execute integrated departmental plans, policies and procedures and provide input on departmental business and technical strategies, goals, objectives.
•Acquire resources for department activities, provide technical management of suppliers and lead process improvements.
•Develop and maintain relationships and partnerships with customers, stakeholders, peers, partners and direct reports.
•Provides oversight and approval of sourcing approaches and negotiation strategies.
Essential Qualifications and Experience:
- Experience in working within a high impact bid and proposal team
- Experience in leading proposals, contract terms and conditions development, and negotiation efforts
- Experience working with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
- Experience supporting and leading cross-functional teams
- Ability to be self-directed in work and/or previous experience in a self-directed role
- Strong business acumen and adept problem solving ability
- High attention to detail and proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously
- Ability to obtain UK SC security clearance
- Communication skills and customer focus are critical to be successful in the role
Desired Qualifications and Experience:
- University degree preferred
- Active UK SC security clearance
- Experience supporting proposal preparation for UK government contracts
All information provided will be checked and may be verified.
Please apply ASAP for this role as recruitment may commence before the end date.
Relocation is not available for this role.
Important information regarding this requisition: This requisition is for a locally hired position in the UK. Benefits and pay are determined at the local level.
Fixed Term (Fixed Term)
Contingent Upon Program Award
No, this position is not contingent upon program award
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