Supplier Development Engineer

GBP28000.00 - GBP38000.00 per annum + pension, hol, free parking
11 Sep 2017
11 Oct 2017
James Courtneidge
Specialist Area
Purchasing, supply (main)
Contract Type
Full Time

Supply Chain, Procurement, Production, Manufacturing, Engineering, Suppliers, Dorset, Bournemouth, Poole

Your new company
This growing engineering company have a global footprint in 50 countries around the world. They support large industrial businesses with specific solutions to combat their engineering challenges.

This organisation have a very supportive ethos around their employees and offer a fantastic benefit package as well as reviewing salary annually at the beginning of the calendar year.

Your new role
This position will be working closely with purchasing, operations and production. The role comprises of monitoring the performance of a range of suppliers and assessing quality parts processes.

This role will also contain responsibility for supplier audits and will develop new suppliers as well as improve existing.

Based within a small team, the successful candidate will be influential in improving OTIF statistics and will be reactive to changes in stock or buying patterns to ensure optimisation of best practice.

Key responsibilities:

  • Developing supplier base

  • Data analysis to determine potential improvements for stock turns and lead times

  • Ensure suppliers are compliant with ISO:9001

  • Detect issues with existing suppliers and adopt root cause analysis

What you'll need to succeed
The successful candidate will have most of the following competencies:

  • Bachelor degree in relevant discipline
  • Working knowledge of MRP / ERP systems
  • Strong MS Excel capability
  • Experience of 'pull systems' or KANBAN
  • Comprehension of engineering drawings

What you'll get in return
25 days holiday plus bank holidays, Christmas to New Year shutdown, company shares scheme, competitive pension scheme, early finish on Fridays.

What you need to do now
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