Supply Development Manager

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Supply Development Manager

Salary:£45000 - £52000 per annum, Benefits: Bonuses, paid overtime, subsidized food, pension plan, additional holiday allowance
Location: Greater Manchester, North West, England
Consultant:Francis Cook
Telephone:01202 204091
Shape the Future of Defence! Supplier Development Manager (British sole or dual nationals only)

Are you a Supplier Development Manager with a passion for high-tech environments? We're looking for a Supplier Development Manager to join a leading missile and defence company in Bolton or Stevenage (hybrid working possible!).

Make a real impact:
  • Be a key player in shaping the future of our industrial and business landscape.
  • Drive efficiency and effectiveness by optimizing internal practices.
  • Manage supplier performance (delivery & quality) for critical defence programs.
  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to mitigate risks and streamline supply chains.
  • Implement lean methodologies and cutting-edge analysis to continuously improve.

You'll be a great fit if you have:
  • A degree in Supply Chain or a related field.
  • Experience in international supply chain management within Aerospace, Defence, or Manufacturing.
  • A proven track record of improving supplier performance using tools like DMAIC.
  • Demonstrated ability to improve Supplier Performance (Delivery and Quality)using appropriate tools and lean methodologies
  • The ability to manage a portfolio of suppliers, analyze lead times, and identify bottlenecks.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and experience with root cause analysis.
  • A knack for identifying, prioritizing, and mitigating supply chain risks.
  • Excellent communication and relationship management skills.
  • Familiarity with SC21 Practitioner principles (a plus!).
  • British Citizenship (sole or dual) is required to get SC clearance

We offer:
  • A competitive salary and benefits package, including company bonus, pension, and generous leave allowances.
  • Excellent on-site facilities with subsidized meals, free parking, and more.
  • Extensive career progression and development opportunities.
  • Flexible working arrangements (hybrid model available!).
  • Relocation support may be available.

Please note: Due to security clearance requirements, British citizenship or dual UK nationality with British citizenship is required for this role.

Ready to join a team that makes a difference? Apply now!
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Francis Cook