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Supply Chain Quality Lead

Salary: £45,000

Location: Barnstaple

Job type: Permanent

Category: Barnstaple

Kelly Services are working with an exceptional local well known client based in Barnstaple who are looking for a Supply Chain Quality Lead to join their amazing team. Benefits: * Discounted Gym membership * Life assurance * Fresh fruit and hot drinks * Cycle to work scheme * Company share-save scheme (eligible after a qualifying period) * Contributory pension scheme * Medical Cover * Performance related Incentive Bonus Scheme * Free Parking Hours: Monday to Thursday 7.15am to 5.30pm. Duties: The supply chain engineer will join and be apart of an expanding team and contribute to innovative projects by leading supplier selection, delivery, negotiation, and quality. * Manage on boarding of new or potential suppliers to confirm technical, process and compliance capability. * Provide professional advice and communicate quality issues between internal (purchasing, engineering, production, and incoming inspection) along with suppliers. * Ability to build strong relationships and communicate effectively at all levels. * Ability to think with an innovative approach to problem solving. * Demonstrable experience in leading suppliers through development activities. * Quality escape containment planning. * Overall improvement planning. * Structured problem solving such as 8D. * Excellent negotiation skills with proven track record of supporting cost reduction programmes. * The ability to organise motivate and lead cross functional teams. * Experience in subcontract management. * Experience of working with complex internal and international supply chains. * Excellent negotiation skills; knowledge of contract drafting preferred. * Familiar with use of ERP, MRP systems. * Familiar with SIOP/S&OP Process. * Conduct any audits as per agreed audit plan as required for business objectives and needs. * Degree or equivalent in Business Studies, Electronics or Mechanical Engineering. * Work well under pressure to meet strict deadlines. * Engineering acumen - ability to see beyond the detail. Essential: * Experienced in Aerospace industry or similar industry. * A high standard of Maths and English. * IRCA Lead Auditor * Knowledge of AS9102 Rev B * Full; UK driving licence. Desireable * Relevant CI qualification. Apply Now! KSBarnstaple Kelly Services are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this role. Should you choose to apply, your information will be processed in accordance with Kelly's . For information regarding data protection at Kelly, please visit the Kelly website and have a look into the Privacy Statement. As an Equal Opportunities employer we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age

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