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Programme Manager

  • Location: Somerset
  • Salary: Competitive Salary and Car Allowance per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 2 months ago

Procurement Programme Manager (Aerospace) - Bristol

Working for a globally recognised aerospace manufacturing brand in Bristol, we are seeking a strateguc level Procurement Programme Manager on a permanent basis to support one of their key customers (Airbus) in developing their procurement strategy on multiple programmes of differing complexity, and products.

You will work closely with the site operations and programmes/commercial teams and with multiple customer points of contact based across the UK and Europe. This is a role that would suit an innovative, and forward-thinking procurement professional, who can work well with others to deliver business results and improvements.

This role is to:

  • Develop and execute a Programme Procurement Strategy for the Airbus external supply chain
  • Lead and coordinate delivery of key projects across the Airbus external supply chain. To include for example:
    • Supplier work transfers
    • New work tenders
    • New product introduction
  • Build relationships and coordinate interfaces between the Programme Team, Global Commodity Team and client site Leadership teams

To support this role, you should be able to:

  • Work well in a fast-paced and collaborative team that is responsive and results-oriented. You will have a demonstrated track record of success in a manufacturing environment, and able to influence stakeholders and develop great working relationships.
  • Excel in understanding business needs and working in a matrix organisation with multiple stakeholders. You will have strong analytical skills; as well as being forward thinking with a global view of the business and our customer needs.
  • Having a good understanding of the Aerospace industry would be desirable but not essential.

Supported by a suitable qualification and experience level with procurement management and with a strong manufacturing awareness, if you feel you have the skills, experience and drive to support this position, then please apply directly.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.