21 days ago
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£ Negotiable (Hourly Rate)
6 Month Contract
You will provide dedicated support to the NPI programmes. Manage the Bid/RFQ inputs from SC team as well as providing commodity/contract support to direct and indirect procurement teams
Responsible for developing strategy for New Product Introduction product and service providers (whether Programme Transfers or new designs) and ensuring appropriate agreements and contracts are in place, in line with the team strategy where applicable.
Support Supplier selection, performance and development, contributing and attending supplier business reviews when required.
Responsible for supporting and improving the business Bid & Contract review processes
Negotiating best cost, delivery terms and payment terms.
Working to develop effective cross functional team work
Support of A&C CVDs (Core Value Drivers)
Identification, mitigation and reporting of supply chain risk.
Development of supply chain strategy in support of TIS-A&C business needs, including implementation of Initiatives for commercial contracts and preferred suppliers, in conjunction with Indirect & Strategic Procurement Manager.
Development of effective processes and procedures for handover to Direct Procurement team as programme moves from development into production.
Input to SIOP process for NPI programmes
Deployment of best practice across the supply chain team
Close liaison with Direct and Strategic teams to ensure joined up approach to improvement activity planning
Work proactively with minimal supervision, reporting as appropriate. A high sense of urgency, accountability, and commitment to delivering value to the organization
Ability to read and translate Engineering drawings and documentation
Exposure and experience in global and diverse manufacturing and assembly environments
Excellent Communication and inter-personal skills with internal and external stakeholders
Proven track record of negotiation and strong problem-solving skills
Task / Achievement focussed - Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to meet deadlines
Previous experience in supplier management negotiations
Excellent negotiating skills
Strong Project management skills
Travel to and working at supplier sites will be required
Hours of Employment: 37 hours a week, overtime and flexibility will be required.