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SubContract Manager

Frimley, Surrey



SubContract Manager

This large Defence and Aerospace organisation has a rich heritage of providing IFF systems to customers all over the world and is recognised as a world leader in delivering both Interrogator and Transponder solutions to Air, Land and Sea platforms. We are looking a Procurement individual to join the team and deliver the Programme. The primary role of the SubContract Manager is to work with and mobilise the supply chain and manage our Suppliers and Partners.

Key responsibilities

  • Lead the delivery of subcontract management activities and other procurement related services which may be required by the Business
  • Promoting customer intimacy in internal and external relationships
  • Focal point for project and suppliers regarding contract and supply base matters
  • Drive and lead strategies to influence business decisions throughout the project life cycle
  • Identify solutions for complex areas of potential risk/opportunity e.g. subcontract risk, liability and deliver solutions/mitigations
  • Draft and prepare complex contract documentation using standard and nonstandard formats
  • Promote a culture of best practice and sharing of knowledge within the function and across the wider business
  • Construct and lead the contracts and supply chain management Life Cycle Management (LCM) deliverables
  • Effectively communicate project requirements to the supply base

Skills and qualifications

  • Requires appropriate training to degree level or equivalent or significant relevant work experience
  • A good working knowledge and understanding of Procurement within the Defence & Aerospace industry and ability to apply them with minimal supervision and direction
  • Relationship building skills with crossfunctional colleagues, customers and suppliers
  • As well as procuring hardware the ability to procure intangible services linked to design and development/professional services is desirable

Additional information

Although predominately office based, the role may require travel to different sites and/or supplier facilities with occasional overnight stays.

The package


Competitive Salary + Benefits


To apply for the position of SubContract Manager please send your CV to Stella Grundy at JAM Recruitment

Alternatively, if you know anyone suited for the job please feel free to follow this link http://www.jamrecruitment.co.uk/referral/

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment agency with regards to this position.

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Posted 15 days ago

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