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Supply Chain Programme Manager

Titchfield, United Kingdom
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description


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Do you want to work for a global player, where we care about ethics, inclusion and diversity and our people?



Supply Chain Program Manager


Your key deliverables:


To take full responsibility for the management and control of all products requiring sub-contract operations.

To identify, plan and control the process of reducing the complexity of the products requiring external operations,

Reducing total cost to provide these products


Essential Functions

  • Lead sub-con process improvement activities, completing value stream map activities, internally and externally, to identify improvement opportunities.

  • Review all sub-co items and identify opportunities for make items complete, work with internal teams to develop plans to achieve this change.

  • Look for simplification opportunities, lead time reductions, reductions in material movements, internally and externally.

  • Develop processes for supplier scheduling, manage the demand on each supplier, balanced with their supply capacity

  • Monitor supplier performance and work with suppliers to improve this as necessary

  • Responsible for the creation of the necessary MFG-PRO documentation for all sub-contract requirements, ensure that this is created in a timely manner and that material flows internally and externally to support production plan requirements.

  • Work with supply base to determine timing of deliveries and, where necessary, take action to improve. Ensure that the ERP system accurately reflects the latest delivery timing information

  • Mange the key metrics related to the sub-contract process, identify trends and work with suppliers to develop corrective action plans as necessary

  • Manage all aspects of staff member responsible for creation of all necessary documentation and work order management



Are you?


  • Full knowledge of materials planning systems (MRP/ERP) requirements and order generation process logic


  • Thorough understanding of Supply Chain Management operational concepts surrounding production planning, inventory control, purchasing, logistics, stockroom operations, and shipping/receiving


  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and Process Variation Reduction concepts and tool sets as they relate to materials scheduling


  • Developing supplier relationships, measuring and improving delivery performance from the supply base, experience of production operations.


  • Solid negotiation skills


  • Experience of working stand alone


  • Experience of working to targets


  • Experience of having ownership of a program and managing the timescales and managing on time delivery


  • Are you outgoing results driven


  • Are you currently working in the aviation/automotive or locomotive industries



If yes then we want to hear about you!


What Eaton offers?


  • Competitive compensation and benefits package (/you can list the benefits here/)

  • Contract in fast growing global company

  • Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team

  • Great promotional opportunities  – We encourage internal promotion, whenever possible

  • Excellent working environment – safety and ethic are really important for us



(Candidate applying to the vacancy will be subject of the background screening. – if applicable)





We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Supply Chain / Logistics

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 064299