General Manger for Supply Chain: Valves BusinessMust have experience of purchasing of castings and machining with an annual budget of excess of £5million Accountabilities:Executes and develops objectives, processes, plans and programsLead implementation of supply management strategy, guidelines and processes and ensure compliance to these in operational purchasing in business unitImpact:Tactical: specify new products, processes, standards based on organisation strategy or set short -to mid - term operational plans Main Responsibilities:1.Lead and coach a team of operational purchasers to cover the whole Valves product portfolio.Overall responsibility for the sourcing and purchase of all goods and services required throughout the organisation3.Solve complex or continual - delivery problems when escalated from operational purchasers.4.Oversee and control in-bound logistics including controlling, monitoring, and reporting of inventory levels (if relevant for business unit).5.Ensure optimal inventory turnover that minimises material shortage downtime together with operational purchasers.6.Establishment and fostering of supplier relationships to develop and ensure a total least cost supply of the goods and services. 7.Participate in developing and ensuring implementation of and compliance to business unit supply management, strategy, guidelines and processes.To travel and meet with key suppliers when required, as well as travel to each Valve manufacturing site and maintain the proper management of each purchasing team and vendors.9.Ensure that annual scoring targets and objectives are met.10.Gather, consolidate and monitor spend data.
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ROLE: Asset Management Assistant Engineer - Lighting
Currently looking for a Lighting Asset Engineer to join a leading UK Contractor. Working within the Asset Management team specialising in Lighting to ensure that the Street Lighting stock is maintained and managed suitably.
- Liaise closely with the Asset Manager for Lighting
- Provide expertise and assistance for Street Lighting asset management functions such as life cycle, whole life costing, data management
- Maintain and update data management systems
Desired Skills and Experience:
- Qualifications in Electrical Engineering, lighting or relevant experience
- Evidence of strong communication skills
- Knowledge of relevant legislation
- Ability to work as part of a team or on own initiative
- Knowledge of street lighting software
- Full clean driver's license
If you are interested in this role and feel you have the necessary requirements, please contact Hannah on 01962 896338 or