Supply Chain Management Lead

London, United Kingdom

Job Description

VENN GROUP Supply Chain Management Lead Based in: London Permanent A transport focussed Central Government organisation is seeking a Commercial and Procurement professional to deliver the implementation of the Supply Chain Management strategy for a major infrastructure project. Key Responsibilities:
  • To be responsible for the daily management of internal and external Supply Chain management (SCM) resource and lead the SCM recruitment process including aiding the selection process and interviewing for low volume, high budget contracts
  • To be responsible for owning and managing the SCM portfolio and providing first line of assurance for formal SCM Reports, including Market Sounding Reports, Capacity Analysis, Financial Risk Reports, Case Studies etc. and to be accountable for delivering timely and accurate reporting in accordance with SCM programme governance
  • To be accountable for leading the engagement with and preparing industry for the scale of the organisation’s procurement, positioning the organisation as a client of choice
  • To be accountable for leading SCM to identify strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and risks in the marketplace in order to ensure the organisation is an informed client
  • Lead market sounding exercises relating to their own SCM portfolio and contribute towards the delivery of others as required.
  • To be responsible for promoting a culture of building excellent Supply Chain relationships built on trust and openness that enhance reputation in the marketplace
  • To be responsible for leading meetings, workshops and engagement events required to support the delivery of SCM and lead ongoing operation support in the maintenance of all sources of SCM data and tools
  • Line management of a Supply Chain Manager and a Supply Chain Analyst
Ideal Experience:
  • Experience of managing a Supplier Chain Management (SCM) or supplier engagement programmes in the public sector
  • Experience within a procurement, financial or commercial governance structure with supporting policy and processes
  • Knowledge of government initiatives, policies and best practice approaches to SCM
  • Familiar with the commercial and contract delivery lifecycle including key activities during market engagement, procurement and delivery
  • Understanding of reporting applications including procurement and commercial tools
  • Experience of working client side for high value pieces of work
If you have the right experience for this role and feel your skills and experience match the requirements, or if you would like more information on the role, please contact Tom Rees on 020 7557 7667 and email your CV to

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  • Job Type:
    Full Time
  • Salary:
    £79,000 - £99,000 a year
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  • Job Location
    London, United Kingdom
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