Supply Chain Manager

Location Maidstone
Discipline: Construction, Civil Engineering
Salary: £50000-75000
Contact name: Luke Norton

Contact email: luke.norton@hsqrecruitment.com
Job ref: 605000
Published: about 2 months ago
Startdate: ASAP
We collaborate with a fully integrated infrastructure provider that specializes in delivering expertise for some of the largest construction projects in the UK and Europe. Originating as a small family firm, the company has expanded its operations to encompass residential, commercial, public, technology, infrastructure, and datacentre markets. Offering a diverse array of services, including civil engineering, utilities, and construction, the company has established a renowned reputation for excellence in delivering high-quality projects. With a commitment to international operations, they proudly adhere to an ethos of collaborating with local suppliers.
 
In line with their ambitious expansion plans, the company is currently seeking an experienced Supply Chain Manager to join the dynamic team. The chosen candidate will play a pivotal role in spearheading the development and execution of a comprehensive Supply Chain strategy that aligns seamlessly with our business growth strategy across the UK and internationally.
 
Key Responsibilities:
  • Evaluate and enhance the current Supply Chain, ensuring the quality and efficiency of the list.
  • Establish and cultivate relationships with international supply chain partners, particularly in areas dominated by datacentre development.
  • Oversee the availability of a comprehensive suite of subcontractors for our internal teams, from project tender stage through to project delivery.
  • Develop and implement a Supply Chain strategy that seamlessly integrates with the overall business strategy.
Skills and Experience Required:
  • Analytical mindset with strong commercial and negotiation skills.
  • Proficiency in producing and presenting documents and reports for diverse audiences.
  • Stakeholder management skills, including the ability to cultivate effective strategic relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Proven ability to engage with both current and potential supply chain partners, as well as relevant industry bodies and stakeholders.
  • Proficient in Microsoft applications (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, SharePoint).
  • Experience in coordinating Supply Chain workshops/events.
  • Operates with integrity.
Benefits:
  • Competitive base salary.
  • Discretionary bonus scheme.
  • 24 days holiday plus bank holidays, increasing with length of service.
  • Holiday purchase scheme.
  • Paid charity day.
  • Pension.
  • Monthly socials and team-building events.