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Supply Chain Manager

Location: Central Bedfordshire Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Client Delivery Specialism:
Type: Contract Contact: Matt Scott

Supply Chain Manager


Supply Chain Manager needed for a multinational Aviation organisation based in Bedfordshire who are looking to employ an experienced and well-rounded Supply Chain Manager to ensure materials required for maintenance activities and defects are available when required as per the maintenance schedules. This requires close co-ordination across multiple departments, including the Program Management Office, Supplier Management, Asset Management and Repair Team to ensure material availability in a cost effective manner, whilst still achieving our service level and relationship with our partners.

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

  • Act as the Customer's "go to" person for all operational matters
  • Handling of ordering and shipments to support regular and heavy check maintenance and defect activities, for both 737 & 777 customers
  • Management and cross departmental co-ordination/collaboration of the movement of parts covered by the program through the exchange and unserviceable return cycle
  • Co-ordination and replenishment of material held at the customer
  • Resolve any issues relating to parts arriving at the customer store locations either damaged or without correct certification
  • Lead the analysis and maintenance of customer data to ensure that our Scorecards are updated
  • Identification and implementation of processes to streamline the execution/fulfilment process.
  • Act as a back up to On Site staff for tactical activities associated with the customer account.

What experience you need to be the successful Supply Chain Manager:

  • Experience in Airline / Aviation MRO materials management and supply chain logistics disciplines preferred, but not essential.
  • Supply Chain / Logistics qualifications such as MCIPS or CILT preferred, but not essential
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills and able to project a positive customer interface at all times My a
  • Ability to adapt and make quick decisions in high pressure, dynamic situations
  • Excellent multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative and with minimum direct supervision
  • Good organisational & presentation skills
  • Analytically minded and comfortable in dealing with data with attention to detail
  • Fluency in written and verbal English
  • Must hold a valid passport and driving license.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Supply Chain 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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