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Project Procurement Manager vacancy in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire (367jc)

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Location: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Salary: £ Excellent Salary Base
Vacancy type: Permanent
Sectors: Consultancy, General, IT/Telecoms, Procurement, Project Management
Placed by: Ex-Mil Recruitment
Purpose of Role
Our Client is seeking an experienced Project Procurement Manager to join their team.
Coordinating with Operations and Programme management teams to ensure that the material flow meets the operations and Programme schedule. Working with in house engineers and suppliers to develop cost down initiatives through process improvements

Key Responsibilities
• To design, manage and develop effective / agile supply chain solutions
• Assess Make v Buy and provide pay-back justification for subcontract of new and existing electronic and electro-mechanical subcontract opportunities
• Support the Procurement Manager in the development and mentoring of the Procurement team
• Lead subcontract supplier research, audits, selection and development in close liaison with the SQA department
• Manage the free-issue/sale of materials and loan of test equipment, jigs, fixtures and tooling as required by subcontracts
• Effective BRM / QBR process management for all key and/or strategic subcontract suppliers
• Analyse, report and manage excess material liabilities and ensure minimum business exposure at all times
• Manage and control all subcontracts documentation, data, files and reports in a timely and accurate manner
• Support implementation of Lean supply chain principles such as JIT, Kan-Ban, VMI, DLF etc. in line with the company’s overall manufacturing strategy
• Supervise the preparation of quotations/tenders, analysis of supplier bids, and award of contracts as required
• Liaise with QA so that quality data (KPI’s, RMA’s and defect analysis) is captured, analysed, reported promptly with suitable root cause analysis and corrective action plans
• Negotiate contract / supply agreements and enforce terms as necessary
• Support development of commodity roadmap and vendor consolidation programs
• Introduce strategic pricing models to deliver favourable PPV through structured cost

Skills, Qualification and Experience
• Experience of establishing and managing sub contracts in key projects within the defence domain
• Proven experience working within procurement as PPM or similar role
• Commercial acumen with a good understanding of terms and conditions and the ability to draft and develop sub-contract documentation
• Experience supporting bid activity, creating procurement specification and terms and condition flow down
• Strong IT skills, especially in Microsoft Office
• Project Manager / Leadership skills

Personal Attributes
• A positive, proactive attitude with a high level of self-motivation to deliver excellence
• Ambitious and self-reliant - intrinsically self-motivated
• Well organised and delivery focused
• An ability to deliver under pressure with an appetite for measured success
• Collaborative working with people with a diverse range of backgrounds

In return the Company offers a competitive salary, bonus scheme based on company profit/cash targets, 25 days’ holiday with the option to buy additional 5 days, a flexible Company benefits scheme you can tailor to suit your needs, competitive Pension Scheme with Life Assurance, flexible start/finish times, a confidential Employee Support Helpline, free car parking
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