Supply Chain Integrator

Location: Kent, England Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Sector: Defence Type: Permanent
Contact: Callie Warner Job Published: 15 days ago

Supply Chain Integrator

Supply Chain Integrator needed for a major defence organisation based in Kent, you will be the Lean/Kanban Lead and be responsible for the setup, maintenance and on-going management of all Kanban activities.

The successful Supply Chain Integrator will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

* Salary: £38,000 - £50,000 per annum
* Enhanced annual leave
* Competitive Pension Plan
* Career Progression
* Company contributed Share Incentive
* Flexible working programme
* Childcare vouchers
* Cycle2work
* Local and national employee discounts
* Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Supply Chain Integrator will include:

  • Design, set up and maintain Point of Use processes across the business, including creating and maintaining relevant procedures and how to guides.
  • Ensure all participants of the Point of Use process are trained and that training is regularly updated and maintained.
  • Design, set up and maintain Pull processes across the business, including creating and maintaining relevant procedures and how to guides.
  • Ensure all participants of the Pull process are trained and that training is regularly updated and maintained.
  • Maintain strong, effective relationships with internal customers that are capable of withstanding set-backs, and be able to resolve relationship, process and performance issues.
  • Train/coach and develop members of staff on Kanban processes and procedures and support audits of these.
  • Maintain up to date awareness of industry best practice for Kanban processes and develop and deliver proposals for improvement.
  • Understand the budget requirements for implementations and to support achievement of these requirements, as well as identify opportunities for cost reduction/avoidance.

What you need to be the successful Supply Chain Integrator:

  • Knowledge of Principles of Lean
  • Understanding of global and competitive influences on the industry
  • Very good understanding of industry best practice.
  • Experience / understanding of how a full pull process runs and the issues that can arise
  • Evidence of practical application of lean processes.
  • Automotive sector experience would be advantageous but not essential
  • Eligable for security clearance.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Supply Chain Integrator 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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