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Supply Chain Coordinator

  • Location: Portsmouth
  • Salary: Up to £21.68 per hour + Umbrella Rate per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Gemma Cummings
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 17 April 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH82045_1709732823


Location: Portsmouth

Duration: 12 Month Contract

Rate: £21.68 per hour umbrella


Working within the Warship Support Maritime Services Supply Chain responsible for delivering procurement / supply chain activities associated with a defined area. The role includes supporting the development of procurement / supply chain strategies & plans, and the engagement of internal and external suppliers & customers as required to meet the project/business objectives

Responsible for the day to day procurement of materials and subcontract services ensuring requirements related to cost, quality, delivery and export control are competitively achieved in line with requirements.

Key Deliverables:

  • Support and/or prepare outputs and deliverables and select suppliers in line with the departmental procedures and systems
  • Support and/or negotiate all commercial, financial, quality and schedule elements of contracts and any authorised changes in line with departmental procedures
  • Pro-actively support and deliver effective supplier management and manage open order book in line with the project's integrated schedule
  • Support Line Manager in delivering KPI's
  • Identify and implement cost saving opportunities
  • Identify risks, opportunities and mitigation plans and implement accordingly
  • Act as the primary point of contact with assigned suppliers and customers (internal/external).
  • Understand and adhere to the company Export Control requirements
  • May be required to support in areas outside of this scope due to business requirements

Key Skills

  • Experience of Procurement / Supply Chain Department
  • A degree of commercial and contractual acumen
  • Working understanding of tool sets and IT (SAP desirable but not essential)
  • Experience and understanding of MRP
  • Working knowledge of Purchase to Pay
  • Tender process and down selection experience