When our founder Bruce McLaren passed away at the age of 32 he left behind a legacy that has shaped who we are today. We have an unrivalled heritage which has its roots in racing; but McLaren Automotive is now creating a story of its own and we want you to be a part of it.
As part of McLaren’s Track 25 plan, we are looking to invest £1.2 billion into Research and Development, leading to the launch of 18 all-new cars or derivatives by the end of 2025.
To ensure McLaren Automotive continues to be at the forefront of the Automotive market, we are looking for a Group Leader – Development Supply Chain to join our Vehicle Development Team in Woking, who will be responsible for controlling a procurement and logistical team within the development infrastructure.
Supplying to both the prototype build team and development running team.
Purpose of the Role:
The Group Leader – Development Supply Chain is responsible for managing the procurement and logistics team and is accountable for delivering all of development’s vehicle part requirement to both our UK and International facilities. This senior role will require the candidate to coordinate a highly skilled team including technical purchasing, material control coordination and warehouse operations to ensure all pre-series development activity can be completed on schedule and in accordance to the business imperatives. The successful applicant will remain accountable for his/her teams’ delivery in this exciting and challenging development team role.
The candidate is required to liaise with all product development departments and generate and publish all pre-series logistical reporting. They will subsequently plan and execute the end to end supply chain process for all pre-production development vehicles and future project prototype vehicles.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
We recognise that we can only achieve our vision with the dedication and collaboration of our world class employees. It is our aim to become the employer of choice within the global automotive industry.
At McLaren Automotive we are constantly looking to improve. To become the employer of choice we are always looking to develop our employee offerings. We currently offer a range of benefits to employees at all levels of the business.