Supplier Contracts Lead

Job Title: Supplier Contracts Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry, West Midlands
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH65384_1511801144
Contact Name: Oliver Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 27, 2017 16:45

Job Description

Supplier Contracts Lead

My Client is looking for a Supplier Contracts Lead to play a key and vital role in the day to day management of their Supply Chain Contractors and in reducing operational and business costs.
The supply chain supports business operations across the whole of the UK and delivers goods, works and services for operational, maintenance, engineering and support activities.
Supply Chain Management sits within the team responsible for managing contracts with key clients including the Ministry of Defence (MOD) and a range of public and private sector Customers. This ensures the adoption of best practice and ensure business risks and costs are managed and minimised.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Act as the primary contact point for Supply Chain Management within the company
  • Manage an annual supply chain spend of circa £15million using 400 approved suppliers
  • Ensure that the quality and costs for goods, works and services are optimised
  • Set up and maintain suppliers to meet business needs
  • Receive, process and approve supplier payment applications
  • Monitor supplier performance to quality, time and budgetary KPIs


  • Great business acumen and commercial awareness
  • Familiar with service and asset management contracts and/or subcontracts
  • Working knowledge of standard forms of contract including NEC3 forms
  • Excellent numerical, written and verbal communication skills
  • Be self-motivated to deliver a step change improvement in Supplier Management

Supplier Contracts Lead remuneration;

  • £42,000 per year
  • 15% Potential after 6 months (based on company-wide performance) 25 days plus 8 bank holidays

Application process:
If you are interested in this position please apply via this job board, alternatively call me Oliver Jones on 0121 7900 888 or email me on

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