Supplier Development Engineer

Recruiter
Futura Design Limited
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£20 - 24 per hour
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We currently have a fantastic opportunity become available for a Supplier Development Engineer, based in the Midlands on a 22 Week Contract.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the development of the strategic plan that assesses and improves compliance to the Company's Global MP&L supply chain standards.

Key responsibilities of the Role:

- Ensuring the Company adopts and develops innovative supply chain solutions to drive efficiency and cost optimization across all freight and contract logistics operations.
- Global first tier supply base to all Company manufacturing operations.
- Tier 1 supplier contracted 3PL sequencing centres.
- Tier 1 Build to Sequence operations.

Skills Required:

- Excellent communication and presentation skills.
- High levels of personal organisation and motivation.
- Strong Problem solving and influencing skills.
- Ability to lead Senior representatives in supplier environment.
- Ability to work under pressure and have a high personal resilience.
- Flexibility to travel at short notice - may be extensive to travel globally and able to work weekends.
- Strong verbal and written skills - Confident attitude.
- Can demonstrate strong numerical and analytical skills.
- Understands lean production disciplines.

Experience Required:

- Leadership experience in multiple disciplines - Supply Chain Management/Launch/Operations Management/Vehicle Scheduling/Production Control/Logistics Engineering.
- Operations Management background.
- Degree Qualified.

The ideal candidate will be expected to travel globally at short notice. Must be eligible to work within the EU.