Project Procurement Manager

Job Title: Project Procurement Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: High Wycombe
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-07-05
Reference: 20732
Contact Name: Dominic Golding
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 05, 2019 15:57

Job Description

Project Procurement Manager required by an Engineering Manufacturing company in Loudwater near High Wycombe.
The company are a provider of UK surface ship Anti-Submarine Warfare solutions.

The Project Procurement Manager will be coordinating with Operations and Programme management teams to ensure that the material flow meets the operations and Programme schedule.
Working with in house engineers and suppliers to develop cost down initiatives through process improvements.

•Design, manage and develop effective / agile supply chain solutions
•Assess Make v Buy and provide pay-back justification for subcontract of new and existing electronic and electro-mechanical subcontract opportunities
•Support the Procurement Manager in the development and mentoring of the Procurement team
•Lead subcontract supplier research, audits, selection and development in close liaison with the SQA department
•Manage the free-issue/sale of materials and loan of test equipment, jigs, fixtures and tooling as required by subcontracts
•Effective BRM / QBR process management for all key and/or strategic subcontract suppliers
•Analyse, report and manage excess material liabilities and ensure minimum business exposure at all times
•Manage and control all subcontracts documentation, data, files and reports in a timely and accurate manner
•Support implementation of Lean supply chain principles such as JIT, Kan-Ban, VMI, DLF etc. in line with the company's overall manufacturing strategy
•Supervise the preparation of quotations/tenders, analysis of supplier bids, and award of contracts as required
•Liaise with QA so that quality data (KPI's, RMA's and defect analysis) is captured, analysed, reported promptly with suitable root cause analysis and corrective action plans
•Negotiate contract / supply agreements and enforce terms as necessary
•Support development of commodity roadmap and vendor consolidation programs
•Introduce strategic pricing models to deliver favorable PPV through structured cost

Additional Requirements:
•Experience of establishing and managing sub contracts in key projects within the defence domain
•Proven experience working within procurement as PPM or similar role
•Commercial acumen with a good understanding of terms and conditions and the ability to draft and develop sub-contract documentation
•Experience supporting bid activity, creating procurement specification and terms and condition flow down
•Strong IT skills, especially in Microsoft Office
•Project Manager / Leadership skills
•A positive, proactive attitude with a high level of self-motivation to deliver excellence
•Ambitious and self-reliant - intrinsically self-motivated
•Well organised and delivery focused
•An ability to deliver under pressure with an appetite for measured success
•Collaborative working with people with a diverse range of backgrounds

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