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Sub Contract Manager

Location: East Sussex Salary: Salary On Application
Sector: Client Delivery, Defence, Engineering Type: Permanent
Contact: Nick Taylor Job Published: 9 days ago

Sub Contract Manager

Permanent - Salary DOE

Brighton

Brief

Sub Contract Manager needed for a leading defence engineering organisation based in Brighton who are looking to employ an experienced and well-rounded Sub Contract Manager that takes pride in their work.

The successful candidate would desirably strong interpersonal and communications skills, and an understanding of aerospace/defence design development projects and the engineering lifecycle. If you have experience mentoring and training a team that would be a plus!

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Sub Contract Manager will include:

  • The Sub Contract Manager will support major business projects to ensure the large sub contract elements are performing in line with project needs.
  • Prepares subcontract RFPs and analyses subcontractor responses, Negotiates and finalises subcontract documents including terms and conditions
  • Manage complex subcontracts to ensure they comply with Spec / SOW-driven requirements, and other specific procurements as required.
  • Represents organisation as a prime contact on contracts or projects. Interacts with senior internal and external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between organisations.
  • Negotiate modifications to subcontracts, develop positive working relationships, and interface with suppliers via phone, email, or personal visits.
  • Confirm and / or expedite material deliveries to support project production dates.
  • Lead cross-functional teams to establish or change hardware specifications, quality requirements, and schedules, including Failure Analysis (FA) and determination of root cause and corrective action with suppliers.
  • Manage supplier relationships and supplier performance to satisfy project and customer requirements for delivery, sales, orders, and profit.
  • Develop solutions to a variety of complex problems.
  • Management and administration of sub-contract purchase orders & contracts
  • Carry out additional tasks reasonably requested or recognised as important to the safe and effective running of the business.

What experience you need to be the successful Sub Contract Manager:

  • Highly organised and able to work independently in a fast-paced environment with limited supervision.
  • Experience managing supplier relationships and cross functional teams.
  • Able to proficiently develop, apply, and analyse the effectiveness of Supply Chain methods to turn materials into products.
  • Strong knowledge of procurement lifecycle and supply chain management principals.
  • Able to lead groups in problem solving.
  • Responsible for mentoring and training other subcontract managers.
  • Excellent communications, negotiations, presentation, and documentation skills.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Sub Contract Manager to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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