Apply now

Supply Chain Advisor

  • Hampshire
  • Contract
  • £13.98 - £19.72 per hour

Supply Chain Advisor

Role Summary

We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Portsmouth as a Supply Chain Advisor.

The role will be an initial 12 month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to work for our client in the Defence industry, supporting the development of procurement / supply chain strategies & plans, and the engagement of internal and external suppliers & customers as required to meet the project/business objectives.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support and/or prepare outputs and deliverables and select suppliers in line with the departmental procedures and systems
  • Support and/or negotiate all commercial, financial, quality and schedule elements of contracts and any authorised changes in line with departmental procedures
  • Pro-actively support and deliver effective supplier management and manage open order book in line with the project’s integrated schedule
  • Support Line Manager in delivering KPI’s
  • Identify and implement cost saving opportunities
  • Identify risks, opportunities and mitigation plans and implement accordingly
  • Act as the primary point of contact with assigned suppliers and customers (internal/external).
  • Understand and adhere to the company Export Control requirements.
  • May be required to support in areas outside of this scope due to business requirements.

Key skills & qualifications

  • Experience of Procurement / Supply Chain Department
  • A degree of commercial and contractual acumen
  • Working understanding of tool sets and IT (SAP desirable but not essential)
  • Experience and understanding of MRP
  • Working knowledge of Purchase to Pay
  • Tender process and down selection experience

What we’re looking for in you

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Stakeholder management skills.

Location: Portsmouth

Rate: £18.98 per hour (inside IR35)

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Apply Now