Supply Chain Manager

Supply Chain Manager

Location: Rickmansworth

Rate: £400-450 per day (Ltd Company basis)

Duration: 3-6 months

Description: Working within the Thames Water joint venture framework. The JV provides design-and-build solutions for the development and delivery of Thames Water’s £2-3bn AMP6 investment programme.

You will report directly into the Alliance leadership team but provide a dotted line reporting to the head of procurement within one of the partners around strategy, direction and outcomes.

It is likely that you will be from within a regulated industry, able to work within a complicated environment to drive positive change. Able to lead from the front and manage a programme of procurement initiatives.

Must possess excellent leadership skills and be able to interface with key personnel within both the client organisation as well as the joint venture.

Duties: Chairing meetings and motivate others to deliver activities to time. Prioritise initiatives and ensure they are delivered.

Delivery of an initiative is not enough. The embedding and use of the arrangements and reporting the impact is essential.

Job Purpose: Drive the business thinking of “Why” Effective Procurement is essential

Lead on delivering procurement out-performance

Liaise with Senior Managers within the Alliance

Project/programme manage to ensure procurement initiatives are promoted, delivered and embedded and used within the business

Report the benefits

Promote new ideas

Motivate, lead and report the impact procurement is making

Experience: Proven supply chain manager

Promote and sell the function

Effective communicator

Proven Leader & motivator

Commercial astute

Knowledge of a regulated industry

Delivering results

Key words:

Supply Chain Manager


Regulated Industry


Water Industry

Joint Ventures

Project Management

Programme Management


Job Reference: 886195_1508522005

Salary: £400 - £450 per day + Ltd Company basis

Salary per: Day

Job Duration: 3-6 months

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