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Supply Chain Operations

Date: Jul 4, 2019

Location: East Cowes, GB

Company: GKN Aerospace Careers

Job Summary

An exciting role for a Supply Chain Operation Specialist has become available at our Aerospace manufacturing site in East Cowes, Isle of Wight.

The successful Candiadte will be responsible for the management of supplier delivery performance. This role requires leadership skills to deliver against supplier and business performance objectives focused on procured parts delivery.

Job Responsibilities
  • Responsible for ensuring 100% on time in full delivery from suppliers;
  • Responsible for the supplier relationship and daily interface;
  • Responsible for ensuring a weekly multi-function team (MFT) review is taking place with key suppliers;
  • Lead and chair the monthly supplier MFT reviews;
  • Daily communication with internal and external customers;
  • Responsible for the accuracy of supplier and procured parts data within LN to ensure that demand signals minimise shortages and eliminates unwanted inventory;
  • Responsible for the daily maintenance of supplier promise dates to ensure that the most up-to-date and accurate information is held within the supplier schedules;
  • Contribute towards and support the Supply Chain Operations Manager to deliver the Sales, Inventory and Operations Performance forecast monthly and support the delivery of the forecast;
  • Responsible for on-going supplier performance improvement;
  • Responsible for the adherence to standard supply chain processes and daily regimen;
  • Management of suppliers to ensure that they can deliver against committed orders. Escalating as required;
  • Ownership of the supplier scorecard process to ensure that supplier performance is communicated to all levels of the supplier and is regularly reviewed as part of the MFT reviews;
  • Ensure prompt supplier payment by clearing any invoice queries;
  • Ensure adherence to the Health and Safety policies and procedure;
  • Visiting nominated Suppliers for Supplier reviews; (no expectation to travel alone)
  • Responsible for the raising and issuing of production orders;