Supply Chain Lead
Posted on: March 16, 2023
Overview / Responsibilities
Responsible for the supervision and guidance of a deployed supply chain project team responsible for all aspects of supply chain management including materials management, expediting, procurement, subcontracts, negotiation and reporting.
Key aspects of the role include the supervision of the supply chain activities and assigned supply chain personnel working within the business.
Development and maintenance of appropriate project supply chain strategies, plans, procedures and terms and conditions. Has broad base knowledge of commercial terms and conditions, interfaces with Wood legal/commercial experts and can under guidance initiate/discuss adaptations in order to reach a robust commercial agreement.
Regularly monitors and reports progress of all project procurement activities. Ensures team regularly update reports/systems with required information to allow accurate reporting and escalates any critical issues and risks to project management.
Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities:
--- Provides guidance, direction and support to the reporting personnel in delivery of their specific responsibilities.
--- Provides guidance, direction and support to all relevant stakeholders on both Woods and the suppliers specific contractual obligations and responsibilities.
--- Ensures all supply chain activities are carried out in accordance with the execution plans/schedules and/or contracting strategies, within approved budgets and in line with project processes and procedures.
--- Reviewing, writing, and assisting with development of processes and procedures, and communication to relevant personnel.
--- Establishes priorities, assigns workloads and reviews the more difficult and complex aspects of the supply chain workload.
--- Utilisation of Wood Approved Supplier Register (ASR) supplemented when required by approved supplier registers for supplier evaluation, audit, and selection.
--- Carry out Supplier performance reviews and ongoing management ensuring corrective actions are taken where required.
--- Ensure that all statutory and legal requirements and procedures are complied with and all actions are fully auditable.
--- Ensures that supply chain team have a clear understanding of their role, supply chain processes and procedures and provides guidance, direction and support.
--- Promote safe working practices and demonstrate safety leadership at all times.
--- Act as a role model and champion Woods vision, values and behaviours.
--- Act as a role model to embed the Financial Management Framework across the business
--- Implement robust performance management and development plans for the team, ensuring any gaps are addressed and development and succession planning is managed effectively
--- Delivery against internal and external in year savings targets as per business plan.
--- Implementation of global/regional/country initiatives as per business plans.
Skills / Qualifications
Qualifications: Educated to ISCED Level 6 (Bachelor Degree or Equivalent) CIPS qualified or industry equivalent. Record of skills training appropriate for job specific role.
Knowledge, skills and experience:
--- Minimum 10 years' SC experience demonstrating results and progression to a similar position.
--- Detailed understanding of key subcontracting / procurement concepts and principles
--- Subcontract Agreements and Framework Agreements
--- Industry forms of Subcontract
--- Logistics and Materials Management
--- Supply Chain Principles and techniques
--- Complex Commercial Evaluations, negotiations and terms and condition qualification
--- Supplier Relationship Management Personal attributes:
--- Excellent communication skills, written, oral and presentation
--- Maintains a strong network both within and outside of supply chain department
--- Positively maintain relationships with suppliers, clients and other disciplines
--- Planning and organisational skills
--- Enthusiastic proactive attitude providing inspiring leadership
--- Work as part of management team
--- Identify efficiency, process and tool improvement opportunities and successful drive through change
Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
Overview / Responsibilities
Keywords: Wood, Longmont , Supply Chain Lead, Professions , Longmont, Colorado
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