Supplier Risk Management Lead

Location
England, West Midlands
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
01 Aug 2017
Closes
29 Aug 2017
Ref
13846142/001
Contact
Lucy Williams
Job Role
Internal Auditor
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Qualified

Excellent opportunity to join this leading global brand in the Midlands.

Our client is looking for someone who is ACCA or ACA qualified, working in a Corporate Restructuring/Insolvency department in practice and looking to move into Industry.

Client Details

Leading Global brand in the Midlands.

Description

  • Report "at risk" suppliers to Purchasing Senior Management on an ad-hoc basis as required and at the monthly meeting, preparing the agenda, managing the meeting and issuing minutes/actions
  • Work effectively with Buyers to help mitigate risk, attending monthly Management meetings and working with cross-functional teams to make clear and effective decisions to reduce risk
  • Lead strategic supplier review meetings providing financial support when requested
  • Work effectively with the Buyers as the Risk lead to support supplier visits
  • Guide Buyers at times of supplier distress (Administration), ensuring that the correct procedures are followed and that all parties are up to date with developments
  • Undertake and manage ad-hoc project work, a review of one part suppliers and other required analysis
  • Be the first point of call with external insolvency experts
  • Lead in the preparation and updating of the training material and assist in the presentation and provide support in the delivery of the Supplier Risk training to Buyers
  • Obtain credit ratings and monitor the financial stability of suppliers through database and manage workload of the team
  • Undertake supplier financial review at the sourcing stage, using records from Companies House (and overseas equivalents), Credit Rating providers and suppliers own data
  • Be responsible for continuous improvement, ensuring that Supplier Risk processes continue to support the business
  • Project lead e.g. Business continuity, business protection and the Risk register
  • Undertake and investigate incorporation of geographic and political events into the REDs process
  • Provide a quarterly Supplier Risk update to the OCM (Purchasing Directors and their key Business Partners)
  • Sign off if distress budget is required
  • Responsible for coaching junior staff.

Profile

  • Applicants should be degree qualified.
  • Insolvency/restructuring experience desired.

Currently working in a Top 20 firm or restructuring boutique in an insolvency/restructuring/M&A role and looking to move into Industry. Candidates needs to be a qualified accountant. Minimal travel.

Experience in a commercial, engineering, IT or project management function.

Job Offer

Excellent package and opportunities on offer.