Your future challenge:
Your main responsibilities as Supply Chain Manager consist of:
Measure, monitor and communicate supplier performance to procurement management and the suppliers.
Proactive participation in supplier teams.
Establish and anchor (internally & externally) action plans to ensure supplier performance in line with contractual obligations.
Establish and monitor request for corrective action request for supplier deviations.
Plan and conduct supplier meetings in order to ensure performance and develop business relationship.
Receive and monitor request for concession from the supply chain.
Proactive participate in continuous development of our ways of working and problem solving on both short and long term.
The position as SCM include travels as expediting and confirmation of progress may be needed on site at the suppliers. Needless to say high skills in English, written presentations and oral is needed as the vast majority of the supply chain is abroad.
Who are we looking for:
For this position we are searching for co-workers who has experience from purchasing/logistics, industrial production or manufacturing engineering. We value experience from industrialization, quality and problem solving/lean management as these abilities are useful in our dialogue with the supply chain.
You already have good understanding of the procurement process and production planning and you are a skilled communicator with experience to communicate to senior and middle management functions.
It is essential that you have both have patience for the long term incentives and sense of urgency for short term actions needed as well as loving to handle and solve problems.
You are able to work in close relationship with our internal supplier teams and the ability to lead the suppliers towards necessary changes to ensure continuous production at Saab.
Who are we, Supplier Management:
The function Supplier Management is responsible for the supply chain performance with regards to delivery and quality which include rectification of deviations and supplier development. We are divided into three different SCM roles with some different missions and we are expanding in order to ensure the Gripen production which is increasing in the coming one to three years. As SCM you will have the possibility to either work mainly from the office with supplier monitoring or as dedicated SCM more individually as project manager with quite a lot of travel involved.
We look forward to your application!