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Supply Chain Manager - Police Line of Business

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Park Royal

Supply Chain Manager - Police Line of Business
Salary: £60,000


About the role

Here at Babcock International we’re looking to recruit a Supply Chain Manager - Police Line of Business

This is a Senior Supply Chain Manager role within Babcock Engineering Training services managing the fleet for the MET Police


The Procurement & Supply Chain function is currently undergoing a transformational program which will enable the successful candidate to become part of, and shape, a best in class function.


This is a hands on, project facing, role reporting into the Senior Supply Chain Manager.


The successful candidate will be responsible for establishing and implementing supplier agreements, management of key supplier relationships, business improvement as well as day to day activities.


As the Transformation project continues the role will ultimately become responsible and accountable to the Contract Directors, whilst reporting to the function, for all supply chain activities.



  • This is a hands on, project facing,  role to be responsible for operational delivery through establishing and managing supplier agreements as directed including but not limited to, market analysis for future requirements, undertaking full due diligence activity, running the tender processes, negotiating and contracting procurement solutions as well as managing the delivery and integration of these solutions into the operation.
  • Addressing all supplier / supply chain issues presented in the contracts within the line of business
  • Ensure that the governance process is followed; producing information as required
  • Negotiating Contract / Framework agreements with suppliers
  • Responsible for the management of order commitments to suppliers ensuring budget and delivery dates are achieved; Dealing with issues that may arise; conducting Open Order Book reviews monthly with key/strategic supplier;


What do I need to do the role?

You should have demonstrable Supply Chain experience.

  • Would also like you to have experience in all or some of these areas:
  • Business Transformation & business change  experience
  • Process and system change within a corporate environment
  • Manufacturing/Engineering background desirable 

What else do I need to know?



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.

Application Guidance

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If you experience difficulties please check our career website for more information. Recruitment correspondence is normally by email so please check your email account and spam folder regularly.

We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strives to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. 

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and we will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.

Armed Forces Covenant

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 check our career website for more information.

Closing date: 5th August 2021



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