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.
|Locations:||United Kingdom, Norfolk|
Role: Senior Permanent Way Engineer
Company: Tier 1 Global Contractor
An exceptional Senior P-Way Engineer is required for a market leading Tier 1 Contractor to join my clients project team, working on an exciting, complex Rail / Construction project based in Norwich. The project is worth circa £50m and is broken down into smaller packages including Rail Systems, M&E, Fit Out, Civils and Commercial. The primary focus of this role is to undertake track delivery and design.
- Suitable Qualification (Degree, Chartership etc)
- Demonstrable experience and understanding of railway track throughout the engineering process from project inception to delivery
- Demonstrable experience in the application of track design principles
- Computer literate and conversant with MS Office suite and relevant engineering software packages
- Good communication skills and the ability to work within a small team within a larger project team and have a dedicated approach to working within and meeting strict deadlines
In return for being a successful candidate you will be offered a competitive salary and package depending on experience. Being such a successful contractor, there are numerous areas for growth and development.
This really is a fantastic opportunity to work with one of the market leaders in this field