Government & Defence

Supply Officer

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Supply Officer – INSIDE IR35 – Up to £25 per hour – 12 Months – Broughton – IMMEDIATE START

An exciting opportunity has opened within the Procurement operations organisation for the position of Supply Officer based at Broughton. This is a perfect opportunity to work on a dynamic network between major players in the manufacturing sphere. The successful candidate will be able to take advantage of the latest hybrid working benefits, sharing time between home and office based activities.


The successful candidate will drive supplier performance across the end to end supply chain in a fast-moving, digital environment.
This role manages a portfolio of suppliers in support of a new, exciting programme.The key mission of the Supply Officer is:

Daily management of the supplier portfolio using existing business tools and future digitalization means
Anticipation of risks and drive mitigation actions
Demand and forecast control
Communicate effectively to internal customers, team colleagues and external suppliers
Supply chain prioritisation
Challenge Supplier performance where appropriate
Lead & Drive Supplier recoveries
Understand and define the optimal ordering characteristics and strategy
Specify and use of process automation
Use data management tools to drive decisions in the supply chain
Order Book Management and maintaining MRP Master Data
Coordinate Supplier Working Parties
Interact transnationally with suppliers (remotely and/or at suppliers) and proactively operate in a procurement community as partner to the Supply Chain Quality Manager and Commercial Buyer
Be the 1st point of contact for supply chain queries from operations.
Own and Optimise Procured Goods Stock
Create the future: Support Supply chain and Logistics Transformation projects
Desired skills and education:

Solid experience ideally in one of the following areas: Supply Chain, Procurement, Manufacturing Engineering, Design Engineering.
Experience in the use and deployment of Digital solutions/tools
Experience of transnational working
MRP expertise and experience of SAP in a manufacturing environment
Expertise in problem solving
Good team work ethic
Negotiation level of English
Project management and LEAN experience.
Ability to communicate at all levels of the business
Willingness to travel and flexibility
Education in supply chain management: APICS or equivalent