Procurement Manager

Procurement Manager

Job Title: Procurement Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dorset, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896349_1572254129
Contact Name: Damon Bates
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 28, 2019 09:15

Job Description

Are you an experienced Procurement professional who is seeking a challenging new role, where you will be implementing and delivering a procurement strategy for a key business programme?

My client combines state of the art technology with complex air platforms to deliver a range of services to benefit governments and military customers.

Key Responsibilities

*Detailed Supplier Performance Management against development and programmatic milestones
*Identify and manage risks associated with key and major subcontracts
*Developing and maintaining strong relationships with stakeholders across CAVS UK and key suppliers
*Preparing tender packs, evaluating tender proposals, negotiating contract terms & conditions
*Negotiating proposals, contract modifications and agreements as required
*Assessing the Make vs Buy and provide pay back justifications
*Drafting and negotiating agreements with suppliers whilst applying sound commercial judgement and ensuring compliance with company policies; insurance requirements; confidentiality requirements; and 'flow down' requirements from customer contracts
*Drive improved profitability and Programme cost reduction through re-use, best practice processes and knowledge sharing.

Key Skills & Experiences

*Extensive background working as a subcontract manager responsible for the entire purchasing process and project lifecycle from Development through to In Service Support (ISS).
*Experience working on complex development engineering Programmes in an Aerospace Engineering organisation, and managing suppliers against development/delivery milestones
*An understanding of EASA regulations that have supply chain implications such as Part 21G, J, and 145.
*An advanced knowledge and experience of procurement and contract management principles (e.g. contract formation, indemnities, consequential loss)
*Expertise in various contract types (Cost-type, Firm / Fixed Price, Fixed Price Incentive Fee, Fixed Price Level of Effort, Time and Material) and managing the flow down conditions
*Experienced in managing suppliers to the standards of AS9100D and/or ISO 9001:2015,

Procurement Manager
Competitive Salary + Benefits

Procurement, Strategic Supply Chain, Suppliers, New Product Introduction, Operational Readiness, NATO, Aerospace, KPI's, Supplier Performance, Renewal Quotes, Bidding, Purchasing, Stakeholders

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading global technology and services innovator, with a great benefits package and numerous career development and learning opportunities available.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criterion will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to several high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.