Supply Chain Manager

Job reference: 1588SCM

Job function/discipline: Supply Chain

Basic salary: Negotiable

Closing date: 16th April 2017

Supply Chain Manager

Highly attractive salary


B/E Aerospace Inc is the leading designer and manufacturer of custom engineered products serving a global market and has attained market leader status in each of its’ business segments.  The Kilkeel site is the largest commercial aircraft seating plant in the world with circa $700M annual revenue supported by a $260M material spend from a truly global supply chain of circa 160 Suppliers.


Reporting to the Supply Chain Director the Supply Chain Manager will assist with finding new opportunities to create breakthrough value improvement for the business through Supply Chain initiatives, product improvement, sustainable cost reduction plans and team development. The role requires the individual to be familiar with the complete range of strategic sourcing activities.  This includes the analysis of spend, the formulation of and implementation of strategic initiatives, the negotiation of contracts and pricing as well as the ongoing management of all site supplier relationships (including supplier development) and to assist the Director with the commercial nature of all relationships with B/E Kilkeel suppliers.


You will be able to build strong working relationships and influence others to ensure continuous improvement within an innovative environment.  You will possess a 3rd level qualification in business, engineering or a related field and be able to demonstrate previous managerial experience in a supply chain role within a multi-million pound business.  Experience of running and managing an MRP/ERP system to successfully support a manufacturing/assembly operation would be advantageous.


To apply please send your CV, setting out how you meet the requirements and include current salary. Replies, quoting reference number 1588/SCM, should be sent to Forde May Consulting Ltd, Balmoral House, 77 Upper Lisburn Road, Belfast, BT10 0GY. P: 028 9062 8877 E: jobs@fordemayconsulting.com. Alternatively, please call Gerry May for a confidential discussion and more information.