about 1 year ago
POSTING END DATE: 2/12/17
ADVERTISED SALARY: £35,000 - £45,000
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.
LOCATION: Solihull, West Midlands
WHAT TO EXPECT
Every minute of every day, thousands of parts and materials from all over the world are shipped and delivered to our plants, ready to be utilised on our production lines within hours. At the same time, hundreds of customers from across the globe are handed the keys to their newly transported vehicles. A feat like this does not just happen. Behind this momentous undertaking is the Material Planning and Logistics team, co-ordinating on a massive scale to ensure vehicles continue to roll smoothly off the production lines and into the hands of our waiting customers.
The Supplier Development function is responsible for development of the strategic plan that assesses and continuously improves supplier compliance to Jaguar Land Rover Global Material Planning and Logistics supply chain standards. Supplier Development is accountable for ensuring our organisation adopts and develops innovative supply chain solutions to drive efficiency and cost optimisation across all freight and contract logistics operations.
WHAT YOU’LL NEED
As a Supplier Development Engineer, you’ll have experience of multiple logistics disciplines, which will be involved with but not limited to supply chain management, launch and operations management. You’ll be able to work under high pressure and have strong problem solving skills to ensure that Jaguar Land Rover's supply chain delivers to our premium standards. You’ll possess strong verbal and written communication skills and have a flexible approach in order to achieve business goals.
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.