Procurement Development Leader Procurement Development Leader …

Rolls Royce Plc
in Walpole, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Rolls Royce Plc
in Walpole, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Procurement Development Leader
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Procurement Development Leader

Walpole, MA

As the Procurement Development Leader for Rolls-Royce, you will support the execution of global functional improvement initiatives to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the purchasing function. Where designated, you will support the development and deployment of major transformation projects and/or process development & deployment.

At Rolls-Royce, we pioneer the power that matters to our customers, to society and to the planet.

Were the second largest global provider of defence aero-engine products and services globally with 16,000 engines in the service of 160 customers in 100 countries. Our engines power aircraft in every major sector, including: transport, combat, patrol, trainers, helicopters and unmanned aerial vehicles.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Support the development and deployment of global purchasing processes, ensuring that they are fully integrated into the company's operating system (s)
  • Support relevant process councils and audit activities
  • Train, coach and support purchasing users in Purchasing processes, including compliance, improvement and management of data integrity
  • Monitor and implement a robust purchasing risk management framework
  • Support the embedding and the sustainment of a high performance culture within your team(s)
  • Support the communication and implementation of the functional improvement projects, vision, strategy and policies
  • Support and co-ordinate operational reporting and data integrity as per the requirements of the business
  • Develop effective relationships with multiple stakeholders, both internal and external to the function in order to support functional priorities

Rolls-Royce is a Military Friendly Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic.

Basic Requirements:

  • Associates Degree with 8+ years of experience in supply chain / purchasing OR;
  • Bachelors Degree with 4+ years of experience in supply chain / purchasing OR;
  • Masters Degree with 2+ years of experience in supply chain / purchasing OR;
  • In lieu of degree 12+ years experience in supply chain / purchasing
  • Demonstrable experience of MS Office suite
  • In order to be considered for this opportunity, you must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident

Preferred Requirements:

  • Supply chain sourcing experience and US Government Sourcing
  • Extensive SAP experience working with Supply Chain and Purchasing functions
  • Demonstrable experience working with global teams and building relationships within a multi-culture global organisation
  • Programme and / or Project Management experience with Yellow Belt certification
  • Appreciates purchasing processes, systems and data architecture

Pioneer an ocean of power. Join us and youll develop your skills and expertise to the very highest levels, working in an international environment for a company known the world over for brilliance and innovation.

Beyond tomorrow

We are an equal opportunities employer. Were committed to developing a diverse workforce and an inclusive working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and cultures give us different perspectives. And the more perspectives we have, the more successful well be. By building a culture of respect and appreciation, we give everyone who works here the opportunity to realise their full potential.

You can learn more about our global Diversity and Inclusion strategy .

Closing Date: 24th September 2019

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10 Sep 2019; 00:09Posted 7 Days AgoFull timeJR6051729

Rolls-Royce pioneers cutting-edge technologies that deliver the cleanest, safest and most competitive solutions to our planets vital power needs.

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