Job Opportunity

Indirect Business Partner

Purpose of Job
Atlas Elektronik UK Ltd is seeking an Indirect Business Partner to mange all indirect spend inclusive of HR, IT, Facilities etc, developing the indirect procurement team into an industry leading capability. To ensure an efficient supply chain is in place Atlas Elektronik UK Ltd.

  • Support the effective operation of AEUK exceeding targets including customer delivery performance and quality.
  • To ensure continuity of supply throughout the supply chain, mitigating risks & managing compliance

Reporting relationships
Business Partner

Location
Dorset Innovation Park, Winfrith Newburgh

Employment status
Permanent, full time (37 hours/ week)

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage team of Procurement Professionals and Gradutes to support allocated business unit.
  • To deliver a high level procurement service to both internal and external customers.
  • To manage all contract activities in conjunction with relevant business unit including subcontract construct, negotiation, implementation and on-going monitoring of performance against defined targets of performance, cost and delivery.
  • Create and implement Indirect Sourcing Strategies for indirects such as HR, IT and Facilities.
  • Project manage the execution of indirect contracts
  • Delivery of improvement in overall value (quality, cost, delivery, performance) from subcontract.
  • Able to identify and exploit commercail opportunities
  • Assist in review and development of business processes as required.
  • Lead procurement reporting to the board, including contract status, risks and contract performance to nominated business unit.
  • Ability to forge strong working relationships with peers and other colleagues
  • Adhere to legislative and corporate compliance.
  • Support as required the establishment of commercial contract processes and procedures scaled to support the growing AEUK business
  • Development of long term relationships with key senior internal stakeholders and promoting the procurement the procurement function
  • Promote Procurement best practice
  • Actively assist in developing AEUK supply chain maturity and performance.

Knowledge, skills and personal qualities required

  • Experience of leading a team of procurement professionals.
  • Experience establishing and managing subcontracts.
  • Strong Project Management/Leadership skills
  • Strong Commercial skills with a good understanding of terms and conditions and the ability to draft and develop sub-contract documentation.
  • Has maturity and gravitas to work with senior level stakeholders
  • Financial management experience of complex subcontracts
  • Proactive individual with a high level of communication skills and attention to detail
  • Good understanding of Category Management
  • Supplier relationship and performance management
  • Experience of reporting at a senior level.

Behavioral requirements

  • Proactive individual with a high level of communication skills and attention to detail
  • Good understanding of Category Management
  • Supplier relationship and performance management
  • Experience of reporting at a senior level.

Education requirements

  • Degree in relevant subject or experience in similar role or equivalent is desirable
  • Project management qualification desirable
  • Leadership training
  • Strong IT skills, especially in Microsoft Office

More information
The successful candidate must be able to achieve full SC (Security Clearance).

How to apply
Please forward your CV to our Recruitment Partner, Morson International, and a covering letter explaining why you are suitable for the post to aeukrecruitment@morson․com by the closing date and state the job title in the subject line.

Due to the nature of our work and the projects you will be working on, all candidates must be eligible to gain security clearance. ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK Ltd is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications for all posts from suitably qualified people regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

Only successful applicants will be contacted.

ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK Ltd
Winfrith Newburgh
Dorchester
Dorset DT2 8ZB
www.uk.atlas-elektronik.com