Supply Chain Manager - Logistics
Would you like to play an integral part in the BAE logistics Submarines business operating in over 25 locations across the site. The main purpose of Logistics is to receipt, store, kit, delivery and issue 100% Materials & Tooling to the customer RFT. We currently have a vacancy for a Supply Chain Manager at our site in Barrow.
As a Supply Chain Manager, you will be responsible for engaging with a wide variety of stakeholders to facilitate the customer's requirements. The supply chain function is very large and diverse, there is an opportunity to influence and drive continual improvements within the business. This role is also interesting because of the ability to contribute to the manufacture of world class submarines across multiple programmes; this role is very varied due to the nature of the tasks and the possibility of self-development. You will be part of a close-knit team which support each other, you will be supported in your development and be part of an evolving Logistics/Material Management department.
This role will provide you with development opportunities within Logistics and the wider organisation.
Regular learning opportunities are available, and it is expected that each and every individual will use the opportunities to improve themselves. For the right individuals career progression can be significant. A real opportunity to demonstrate and grow credibility at senior levels and across the business through the delivery of our customers' requirements.
Your main responsibilities as a Supply Chain Manager will involve:
Your skills and qualifications as a Supply Chain Manager:
What we're looking for in you:
Well Organised with ability to manage multiple priorities and plan accordingly, Dynamic and engaging with the ability to influence and inspire people at all levels a good Team Player with the ability to empathise and manage stakeholders effectively, Strong Ethical Principles, Excellent Communication and Influencing skills at all levels and strong diplomacy skills
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, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.
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.
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