Supply Chain Lead

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Job Sector:
South East
£20.62 to £20.62 per hour
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To contribute to development of the supply chain function to harness opportunities for the COM, the function and BAE wide strategic initiatives. To provide governance, to the COM for all processes associated with the Supply of good and services. To manage employee resources to optimize resources and develop talent.

Interpersonal Skills (type of people skills required to perform the position)

- Builds trusted, long term customer relationships

- Builds a team environment that delivers growth and continuous improvement, where new ideas can be implemented that fundamentally change the way business is done and in so doing help deliver BAE Systems’ strategy

- Encourages and supports others to build their global understanding of BAE Systems, our partners, suppliers and customers

-Uses own (and others) networks to collaborate across BAE Systems and externally with partners, suppliers and other organisations to help get things done

- Views the business from a customer perspective, identifying opportunities to improve collaboration

- Supports others to communicate more effectively across businesses and markets

- Builds alliances and shapes opinions by using complex influencing strategies

- Uses complex strategies to influence individuals, groups, external partners, businesses and customers

- Understands and balances informal influencing, organisational hierarchies and culture to change opinion and build support over the long term

-Ensures the interests of BAE Systems are represented

-Encourages senior stakeholders to provide their insight, experience and sponsorship to develop less experienced colleagues

-Communicates an inspiring and inclusive vision of the future

-Generates enthusiasm through what is said and how it is said

-Inspires commitment to the long term goals of your team, business and BAE Systems

-Delegates accountability and gives people full autonomy to achieve results

Core Duties

-To lead, to participate in and to interface with the COM on all things Supply related to

provide bid support, strategic development, operational performance management

tactical issue relosution to ensure COM revenue, peorformance and customer satisfaction

targets are achieved.

- Delivery of all aspects of COM Support contractual performance including supplier

performance management.

-Develop a communications structure to manage Supply Chain status, performance, and

critical issues management within a project and functional management structure.

-Ensure full compliance with BAE Systems Maritime Services Supply Chain processes,

policies and procedures.

-Ensure that all quality requirements and standards are met in the delivery of all work

packages and ensure the relevant quality control measures are adhered to

-Establish and maintain strong relationships with all key stakeholders, including customer

and suppliers, maintaining regular communication and managing expectations

-Establish, agree and deliver with stakeholders the required plans to meet schedule, cost

and quality requirements.

-Manage the risks and opportunities within the COM using the appropriate business

processes to ensure these are effectively and appropriately addressed, escalating where

necessary for senior and / or independent decision making and support

-Financially plan and achieve the COM’d financial objectives for orders, sales, margin and

cash, contributing to the overall business Integrated Business Plan for current and future

periods as required.

-Monitor and report SC project performance for schedule, technical, quality and financial


-Lead effective communications and employee engagement, to foster a culture of

openness, feedback, two-way dialogue and honesty to ensure people are aware and

engaged in their delivery contribution

- Ensure learning, knowledge and experience are shared to promote an integrated team

approach and enable a more effective and efficient operation

-Conitiously monitor employee resource requirements to free up resources when possible

and to provide a resource plan for future COM activity.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

Contact Details:
Tel: 01489898978
Contact: Maximilian Ebeling

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