Supplier Operations Manager

Supplier Operations Manager

Job Title: Supplier Operations Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896510_1576151244
Contact Name: Damon Bates
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 12, 2019 11:47

Job Description

Do you have a background in Engineering with expertise in Project Management and Procurement?

My client is a multinational aerospace and defence company who design and manufacture civil and military aerospace products worldwide and are seeking a Supplier Operations Manager to join their team.

Key Responsibilities

*Plan and lead design and manufacturing reviews, progress meetings & performance reviews
*Focus on risks and opportunities, so that effective actions are taken early enough to contribute to the equipment projects
*Ensure adequate and proactive change control
*React quickly to non-conformances to facilitate efficient resolution to the benefit of all parties
*Closely communicate and align with all internal stakeholders to ensure timely suppliers' deliveries
*Implement recovery or improvement plans in order to secure delivery of the products and services

Key Skills & Experiences

*Degree in Engineering, Business Management or equivalent
*Project Management qualification
*Knowledge of Engineering/Quality/Manufacturing/Technical Procurement
*Strong negotiation skills and the ability to persuade, influence and convince
*Excellent skills in relationship building, team building, empowering, motivating others and conflict management
*Industrial experience abroad would be a highly valued benefit
*Knowledge of other languages, particularly German, French, Spanish or Japanese would be a highly valued benefit
*System engineering / Project management certifications would be a valued benefit
*Skills/Experience in any other digital tools would be a valued benefit
*Willingness to regularly travel to supplier sites 2/3 days every other week

Supplier Operations Manager
Competitive Day Rate
6-month Contract with potential to extend

Engineering, Quality, Manufacturing, Procurement, Leadership, Project Management, Systems Engineering, Microsoft Project, Negotiation, Supplier Management, Travel, Risk and Opportunity

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a global company in the Aerospace and Defence industry, with exposure to a range of projects and career development opportunities.

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 British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criterion will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum BPSS (BC) 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 is a 6-month contract role.

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