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Head of Supply Chain

Posted 5 February by Pattonair Easy Apply Featured Ended

Pattonair is one of the world’s largest procurers in the aerospace and defence industry.

We help our customers get the right product at the right time as well as providing proven supply chain expertise.
With over forty years of experience, Pattonair consistently offer competitively priced products, world class performance, the highest quality standards and unparalleled customer service. We have global coverage from dedicated facilities to provide a range of services from product distribution, direct line feed and kitting, through to bespoke supply chain solutions and consultation.

At Pattonair we have an opportunity for an accomplished Supply Chain Professional to join the Head Office function in Derby as Head of Supply Chain within one of the company key Value Streams

The Supply Chain function provides the main interface between the end customer and the external supply base, developing and building strong relationships and driving process improvements throughout the supply chain.

The department satisfies the company need to support sales through the management of a global supply base encompassing internal and external supply chains and in line with defined business parameters helping to maintain the company as a market leader in end to end supply chain management.

As Head of Supply Chain your main objectives will be to provide the senior leadership of the Supply Chain Team to deliver operational performance and strategic plans through overall supply chain management of the suppliers, customers and operational teams.  

You will manage a diverse, cross functional team and disciplines, focussed on the provision of end to end supply chain services encompassing product sourcing, Inventory management and Forecasting and Project Management and the management of the external supply chain.

You will lead the team to ensure supply chain performance with regards to Quality, Delivery and Inventory management and working capital impact is achieved and improvements within the supply chain are realised and deployed to deliver tangible benefit to the Value Stream.

You will also be accountable  for  the  effective  management  of  the  primary  day  to  day  operations  and customer relationships to ensure customer service standards are delivered and overall customer satisfaction is maintained within budget.

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level or equivalent, ideally have a technical / manufacturing background and have extensive supply chain implementation and operations experience.

As Head of Supply Chain you will be expected to lead on process improvements, demonstrate outstanding leadership and possess the gravitas, which will enable you to influence at all levels internally and externally within Pattonair’s customer and supply base.

Being numerically competent and comfortable dealing with large volumes of data, you will be able to communicate effectively, have strong commercial awareness and able to work in a high pressured environment is essential within this position. 

A competitive starting salary and benefits scheme is available.

Be part of our exciting journey: Pride, passion, service excellence and ongoing opportunities to grow.

Please apply, attaching a full CV for consideration.

Reference: 34393421

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