Advantage Resourcing

4 job(s) at Advantage Resourcing

Advantage Resourcing Stevenage, Hertfordshire, UK
Nov 05, 2017
Contractor
World Class Defence Organisation based in Stevenage, Hertfordshire is currently looking to recruit a Supply Chain Manager Subcontractor on an initial 6 month contract. This company was recognised as a Sunday Times Top 30 Best Big Companies to Work For in 2017 and is a leader in its industry. Contract Duration: 6 months (initially and then ongoing thereafter) Hourly Rate: The Department are offering competitive rates. Security Information: Please Note you must be eligible for SC Security Clearance (unfortunately due to security restrictions for this role, the candidate will need to be a British National with no dual nationality and must have resided in the UK for at least 4 of the past 5 years). Supply Chain Manager Job Description: * To assist in achieving a high performing sustainable supply chain by developing a capable supply base in order to ensure On Time, On Cost, On Quality (OTOCOQ) electrical/electronic sub-assembly deliveries as per delivery plans. * The Supplier Chain Management role shall inform the business of supplier capability, strengths and weaknesses, manage further evaluation, risk assessment and undertake mitigation action through continuous improvement activities. * Working with a multifunctional team to support development and implementation of international sourcing strategies for various Electrical/Electronic categories. * Implement/maintain improvement plans of new & existing suppliers to improve performance and mitigate risks as required. * Manage the industrial validation of suppliers for new product development with the appropriate functions and set up validation plans for the production phase. * Ensure supplier industrial validation is maintained in compliance with the validation plan and take into account changes (Prod rate, stop & go, design, process, production location) throughout the product life cycle. * Monitor and analyse the supplier industrial performance (KPIs of On Time and On Quality) anticipating drifts and issues to ensure adherence to delivery schedule. * Analyse root causes of late deliveries and non-conformances and set up/manage the internal/external improvement actions. * Realise timely diagnosis of the supplier's industrial process in instances of issues and implement corrective action/recovery plan as required. Skills and Experience: * Experience of supplier performance management in the Aerospace or Defence Industry or similar environments with specific focus on supplier industrial performance. * Experience of electrical/electronic technologies (PCB, electrical/electronic components) and associated manufacturing processes. * Effective evaluation of suppliers business, technical, manufacturing, and design readiness * Expertise in relationship management tools and techniques. * Expertise in problem solving techniques, eg PFMEA. * Understanding of Industrial Validation. * IT skills in terms of data analysis, manipulation and presentations. Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
Advantage Resourcing Stevenage, Hertfordshire, UK
Nov 05, 2017
Contractor
World Class Defence Organisation based in Stevenage, Hertfordshire is currently looking to recruit a Procurement & Supply Chain Academy Support Officer Subcontractor on an initial 6 month contract. This company was recognised as a Sunday Times Top 30 Best Big Companies to Work For in 2017 and is a leader in its industry. Contract Duration: 12 Months (initially and then ongoing thereafter) Hourly Rate: The Department are offering competitive rates. Security Information: Please Note you must be eligible for SC Security Clearance (unfortunately due to security restrictions for this role, the candidate will need to be a British National with no dual nationality and must have resided in the UK for at least 4 of the past 5 years). Procurement & Supply Chain Academy Support Officer Job Description: To support the successful delivery of the Procurement & Supply Chain Academy project across 3 NatCos with specific responsibility for the delivery of E-learning packages and the virtual academy Website. To provide the primary focus for the UK Natco into the Academy project office. Accountabilities: * Identifying and assessing future and current training needs * Evaluation of training effectiveness * Advising on the creation of training materials * Determining the impact of training on employee skills and KPIs * Gathering feedback from trainers and trainees after each educational session and providing rich analysis on the training programmes * Researching and recommending new training methods, like gamification * Meeting with the business managers to determines future training needs and requirements regarding specific roles or processes Skills and Experience: Familiarity with traditional and modern training methods (mentoring, coaching, on-the-job or in classroom training, E-learning, workshops, simulations etc) * Understanding of E-learning techniques, and where relevant, be involved in the creation and/or delivery of E-learning packages * Interpersonal skills that enable you to work with people at all levels * Written and spoken communication skills that allow you to inform and advise others clearly * Problem-solving and negotiation skills * MS Office proficiency Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
Advantage Resourcing Stevenage, Hertfordshire, UK
Nov 04, 2017
Contractor
World Class Defence Organisation based in Stevenage, Hertfordshire is currently looking to recruit a Procurement & Supply Chain Risk Management Support Officer Subcontractor on an initial 6 month contract. This company was recognised as a Sunday Times Top 30 Best Big Companies to Work For in 2017 and is a leader in its industry. * Please Note: Experience/Knowledge of REACH is required for this role.* Contract Duration: 12 Months (initially and then ongoing thereafter) Hourly Rate: The Department are offering competitive rates. Security Information: Please Note you must be eligible for SC Security Clearance (unfortunately due to security restrictions for this role, the candidate will need to be a British National with no dual nationality and must have resided in the UK for at least 4 of the past 5 years). Procurement & Supply Chain Risk Management Support Officer Job Description: To support the transversal supply chain risk team in the assessment of supplier risk. In particular, to preliminary assess prospective and active suppliers for Business Ethics and Financial Risk. Additionally to support various supplier risk assessment activities, the primary focus being Cyber Risk in the Supply Chain. * Undertaking preliminary risk assessments and subsequent investigation into prospective and active suppliers * Using third party tools and own analysis to identify risks relating to Business Ethics and financial viability * Synthesising and summarising information for onward communication to the Procurement teams and the National Compliance Officer * Ensuring the master database on all supplier checks is maintained * Risk Assessment of Supplier's capability including REACH, Certification, Cyber, Slavery, Counterfeit etc. Skills and Experience: * Financial analysis awareness * Understanding of Business Ethics in the supply chain (preferred) * Project Management techniques * Expertise in REACH requirements and management * Reporting techniques * Understanding of Cyber and Counterfeit risk in the supply chain (preferred) * Knowledge of risk management, identification, analysis, forecast and action planning * IT skills in terms of data analysis and manipulation * MS Office proficiency Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
Advantage Resourcing Bolton, UK
Oct 30, 2017
Contractor
Calibration & Maintenance Operator is required for a six month contract (with options to extend) for multi national defence client in Bolton. Initial calibration, routine calibration and maintenance of test and measurement equipment. Ensure that both factory and proprietary test and measuring equipment is maintained in line with current procedures. Carry out calibration and repair tasks in accordance with departmental processes and procedures. Maintain calibration test records and update databases. Check and complete all paperwork associated with C&M tasks in line with the Department procedures. Maintain to the highest level, workmanship standards and quality standards. Ensure compliance with all associated procedures applicable to the Department. Maintain a safe working environment. Maintain a good housekeeping policy Skills and Knowledge The successful candidate should be a team player who is able to demonstrate customer focus. They should also have proven planning and organising skills and be flexible and adaptable. Qualifications and experience are as follows:- .Formal technical Engineering/Craft Apprenticeship to NVQ Level 3/TR23/TR21 .IEE Code of Practice for In-service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment (3rd Edition) relevant experience in manufacturing environment. Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.