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Subcontract Manager (supply Chain)

Salary: £0

Location: Crawley

Job type: Permanent

Category: Management

Our client, a leading aerospace company, are looking for a Subcontract Manager (Supply Chain) to join their team in Crawley. Their avionics team advances aviation electronics and information management solutions for commercial and military customers across the world. That means they are helping passengers reach their destination safely. They’re connecting aircraft operators, airports, rail and critical infrastructure with intelligent data service solutions that keep passengers, flight crews and militaries connected and informed. And their providing industry-leading fire protection and safety systems that their customers can count on when it matters most. This position is for an Experienced Commodity / Account Management & Strategic Sourcing professional, overseeing supplier selection and contract negotiation. Responsible for partnering with internal clients and stakeholders to identify sourcing needs and improve sourcing strategy. Subcontract Manager (Supply Chain) Responsibilities: * Executes commodity / account management and strategic sourcing strategy. * Implements supply chain strategies. * Evaluates and selects vendors based on capability, quality, reliability, and price competitiveness. * Negotiates or awards contracts within specified spending limits and develops new qualified sources of supply. * Partners with internal clients and stakeholders to identify sourcing needs and improve sourcing strategy. * Analyzes suppliers' operations to determine factors that affect prices and lowest cost consistent with quality, reliability, and ability to meet required schedules. * Develops a strategic plan for a commodity or a strategic supplier. * Responsible for overall relationship with one or multiple strategic accounts across a given commodity. * Leads sourcing process from RFQ to contract signature. * Ensures supplier or commodity is performing to the designed UTC requirements from delivery, quality and cost perspective. This is a permanent position based in Crawley. Subcontract Manager (Supply Chain) requirements: * This position requires a bachelor’s degree in the appropriate discipline and 7 years of relevant experience or an Advanced degree in the appropriate discipline and 5 years of relevant experience. In the absence of a degree, 11 years of relevant experience is required. * Experience in strategic sourcing and managing supplier agreements. * Experience establishing relationship We are an equal opportunities Recruitment Business and Agency. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. Each company within the Planet Equity Group is a “data controller”. This means that we are responsible for deciding how we hold and use personal information about you in line with GDPR guidelines. Full details regarding how we hold your data is available within our Privacy Notice accessible at the Planet Forward website

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