Procurement Professional

Barrow-in-Furness

Submarines

Procurement and supply chain

Experienced professionals

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Job Description

Job title: Procurement Professional  

Location: Barrow-in-Furness. We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements – please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role.  

Salary: £38,734 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Take responsibility for areas of Supply Chain Intelligence and Risk activities for programmes with both regular outputs and one off deliverables
  • Analyse companies using a diverse range of knowledge and approaches to ensure risk is managed effectively in complex Supply Chains and a challenging world environment
  • Working alongside the team to continue to develop our Supply Chain intelligence capability and output
  • Interfacing with a diverse range of multi-functional stakeholders within the SC function and wider business

Your skills and experiences:

  • Be able to self-manage and show initiative
  • Be a good team player with proactive approach that can work independently and has strong communication skills, at different stakeholder levels.
  • Have demonstrated critical thinking and analysis skills in either a Supply Chain or relatable environment or roles
  • Have a good understanding and interest in how companies operate
  • A demonstrable ability to analyse key information such as supplier finances, structures and market landscape would be a significant advantage
  • Have an investigative approach, and be solution rather than task orientated
  • Experience working in a multi-functional environment
  • Ability to evaluate data and information and draw evidence based conclusions and recommendations
  • Be a positive influence in a team environment, both immediate and wider, keen to share their knowledge and expertise
  • Ability to be self-critical and seek improvements to own work

Benefits:

You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive. We offer relocation support packages across all Submarines roles, subject to meeting eligibility criteria.

The Procurement team: 

As a Procurement Professional, you will working in a small functional team that collaborates across the Supply Chain function, wider BAE Systems Submarines functions and wider BAE Systems business to manage Supply Chain risk effectively

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals. We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

Closing Date: 21st May 2024

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.

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