Sub Contract Manager x2

Posting Date: 08 January 2021

Location: Faslane, Helensburgh, Argyll & Bute, GB, G84 8HL

Company: Babcock

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Job Title: Sub Contract Manager x2
Location: Faslane, Helensburgh
REF: 33362

Salary: £40,000


About the role


 At HMNB Clyde we work closely with our client, the Ministry of Defence and are currently looking for two Sub Contract Managers to join us.


We manage critical infrastructure and nuclear facilities, with our support teams managing the delivery of Grounds & Waste, Retail & Leisure, Catering and Logistics functions. We also provide the MoD with highly specialised engineering support services.


As part of the Supply chain organisation, the Subcontract Manager will have overall accountability, governance for the supply chain design, execution, and performance of sub contract services for all Estates programmes / project(s) across Clyde.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Establishing project requirements, including those driven by the future bid pipeline
  • Design and engagement of supply chains that meet programme requirements
  • Supporting the delivery of project objectives through the rigorous management of contract and supplier performance
  • Assuring Supplier Performance to time, cost and quality for contract requirements against scope of supplier responsibility
  • Establishing process mechanism and control procedures for Project Management compliance throughout the Project life cycle
  • Establishing appropriate management information to support regular senior management reviews inclusive of key performance indices 


What do I need to do the role?


  • Experienced procurement practitioner with deep knowledge of current strategic procurement techniques and (Relevant experience in Sourcing & Procurement)
  • Extensive experience working in complex project environments
  • Proven track record of delivering excellent supply chain performance
  • High quality communication ability, both written and verbal
  • Deep understanding of contract terms and conditions and the ability to draft subcontract terms including management of flow-down terms from customer contracts
  • Deep understanding of planning and implementing supply arrangements, managing supplier performance and scheduling of deliveries
  • Demonstrable understanding of cost models, for example in relation to the NEC models, familiarity with accounting practices, commercial audits, forecasting and valuations and supplier costing models
  • Delivery focussed with a pragmatic, hands-on approach that enables strategies to be fully executed
  • Able to work in cross functional teams and manage senior stakeholders in an operational environment

What else do I need to know?
This role will be home based working for the foreseeable future.
You should hold or have the ability to obtain full SC clearance
About Babcock International
For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.
We’re committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme.  You’ll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.
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We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week’s special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more  please click here.
Closing date: 22/01/21

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