Senior Purchasing Sourcing Analyst
||Jaguar Land Rover
||Jaguar Land Rover Limited
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POSTING END DATE: 12/12/2017
ADVERTISED SALARY: £36,500 - £46,500
LOCATION: Gaydon, Warwickshire
An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world's most iconic brands. Jaguar Land Rover is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Every product. Every process. Every environment. Our vehicles continually set the benchmark for luxury, innovation and performance thanks to our unrivalled commitment to infinite detail. Join us within our Purchasing teams, and you'll be the driving force behind it all.
As part of a major re-structuring to support our global growth and exciting new product and programme plans, we are looking for a Senior Purchasing Sourcing Analyst to join us within our Programmes Purchasing team, who are linked with Chery Jaguar Land Rover (CJLR).
The team manages the interface between the Vehicle Line Architectures, Globalisation, Manufacturing and the Purchasing / STA community. They ensure New Model Programmes and global growth can derive maximum value and benefit from the Global Supplier Market Place Offering in terms of cost, quality, technology, and timing, and that these attributes are delivered to plan.
You'll play a key role in the delivery of the vehicle whole lifecycle plan and global growth and will also support the effective operational delivery, adherence, and improvement of the standardised production sourcing process to support delivery. You'll lead the coordination of the Chery Jaguar Land Rover (CJLR) "Localisation" requirements for China manufactured vehicles and drive stakeholder engagement and relationship management between teams to ensure continued alignment on sourcing.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED
You'll be an expert in managing complex processes by utilising large data set and will confidently communicate with stakeholders of all levels. Driving improvement of core purchasing process, you'll need to show a consistent track record of delivering process improvements within your previous positions. Ideally you'll be professionally qualified (Degree, MCIPS or Professional Programme Management) with a proven track record in a Purchasing, Programme or complex business environment.
With strong time management and organisational skills, you'll have the ability to deliver high-quality work to tight deadlines. Able to deliver against business targets, you'll have the ability to identify and support delivery of improvements in the future analytical capability. Along with strong Excel skills, you'll also have a strong attention to detail, a proactive attitude, and the ability to be assertive in challenging others when required.
Fluency in Mandarin would be beneficial, but not essential.
Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you'll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and a performance-related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.
Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.
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