Supply Chain Manager
Supply Chain Manager
Would you like to be a part of some of the exciting projects? If so we have an opportunity for a Supply Chain Manager to join our business in Barrow. .
As Supply Chain Manager you will be responsible for managing a wider team within the procurement section providing guidance to support programme and placing contracts
This role will provide you with the opportunity to effectively manage budgets and working in collaboration with cross functionally aligned stakeholders
Your main responsibilities as a Supply Chain Manager will involve:
Leading and managing a team of buyers. They will be responsible for ensuring that they support the programme, helping mature the design and placing contracts to support build.
Responsible for ensuring the Health & Safety of all your employees and that your area operates in accordance with Company Health and Safety Policies and Procedures.
Provide safety and quality leadership via the SHE and Quality infrastructure and visual management. Actively promote improvements both individually and within the team.
Ensure personal and team compliance with all role related processes and/or internal and external regulatory requirements.
Actively seek out and identify risks and opportunities for improvement, implementing as appropriate. Continuously review, challenge, drive and lead on process improvements.
Effectively manage and adhere to budget (direct & overhead), working in collaboration with key stakeholders.
Actively promote PDR and MPR compliance to ensure that the performance and behaviours are conducive to the delivery of the team’s performance targets.
Establish and maintain an effective team, ensuring clear goals are set and appraised, and facilitate a culture which is aligned to the company's vision and values.
Your skills and qualifications:
Previous experience in a similar role or discipline
Experience of managing a team in a high pressure environment
Ability to address performance issues and provide suitable resolutions
Risk Management and Continuous improvement experience
React to changing demands through project life cycle
MCIPS Qualification or related industry
What we're looking for in you:
A confident professional who is able to articulate data and challenge performance. The successful candidate must be able to communicate effectively at all levels. In addition they must have enthusiasm coupled with ability to lead and inspire teams
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, childcare vouchers, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
Maritime – Submarines
Our Submarines business has been safely delivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navy for more than a century.
The Astute class will equip the Royal Navy with its largest and most capable generation of attack submarines. We are responsible for the design, build, test and commissioning of these state-of-the-art vessels. In total, seven boats will make up the fleet, each weighing a mighty 7,400 tonnes.
Dreadnought is the successor to the Vanguard class of nuclear deterrent submarines. We will deliver four submarines to the Royal Navy, with the first submarine entering service in the early 2030s. Dreadnought is widely considered to be one of the world's most complex engineering challenges.
We have sites in Barrow-in-Furness, Filton, Frimley, Ash Vale, Broad Oak and Weymouth, and we pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around. Join us and you'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of.
BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.
Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.
Due to the volume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE Systems.