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Senior Supply Chain Manager - Aviation/Defence

Senior Supply Chain Manager - Aviation/Defence

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    Farnborough, Hampshire

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    Supply Chain

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    Brad Mills

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    8 months ago

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Senior Supply Chain Manager - Bidding & Programmes

A leading high tech organisation, who are going through an exciting period of growth within Procurement & Supply Chain are expanding their team. Currently looking to recruit a Senior Supply Chain - Bidding & Programmes (Aviation/Defence) to come in and design/implement the strategy across key projects that directly influence the Aviation & Defence sector of the business.

Location: Farnborough (remote working currently due to COVID 19)

Salary: Competitive based upon experience


The Senior Supply Chain Manager - Bidding & Programmes (Aviation) will need to be able to identify, develop and nurture positive supplier relationships in order to meet the companies' future aspirations, this may involve leading industry engagement events / activities. To be successful, this will require knowledge of aviation specific defence, engineering and/or cyber domains and associated supply chains.


  • Current relevant domain knowledge - Aviation and Space.
  • Ability to manage and support others through the bidding process.
  • Knowledge & significant prior application of UK Defence & Government procurement practices.
  • Demonstrable experience of working within externally recognised Bidding methodologies.
  • Understands impact of external customer requirements and recognises the levers that significantly improve the probability of winning external bids & tenders.
  • Highly proficient in the identification & mitigation of supply chain, organisational, regulatory, legal & commercial risk.
  • Experience of conducting International business is advantageous.

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