• Supply Chain ECOSystem Advisor

    Posted Date 4 days ago(03/12/2019 20:41)
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  • About Costain and your project.

    Costain helps to improve people’s lives by deploying technology-based engineering solutions to meet urgent national needs across the UK’s energy, water and transportation infrastructures.


    We're looking for a forward thinking procurement professional to join our Strategic Pipeline Alliance (SPA) with Anglian Water, based in Peterborough. 


    SPA Overview

    What will I be doing?

    You will be responsible for the Provision of high-quality and pragmatic advice that directly supports and influences the development of SPA’s Supply Chain Eco System in line with stakeholder expectations.

    • Influence and shape the development of SPAs Supply Chain Eco System
    • Identify how best to enable SPA’s Production System, including integration of the supply chain into the development of SPAs production system.
    • Identify how to optimise and enhance the procurement process with digital tools and technologies
    • Influence and shape the development of commercial/incentivisation models that optimally align the interests of the Supply Chain with the success of SPA.
    • Support the design and implementation of an effective approach to market engagement
    • Identify opportunities to leverage Pan-Alliance and Anglian Water economies of scale
    • Identify strategies to ensure SPA’s supply chain has enough resilience for all AMP7 outcomes.

    About you

    You will be an experienced and forward-thinking procurement professional with a proven track record of:

    • Developing category and procurement strategies for requirements associated with building linear infrastructure assets
    • Designing and implementing value-based decision-making
    • Effectively engaging the Supply Chain early to enhance the delivery of customer outcomes
    • Building collaborative relationships to maximise delivery of outcomes
    • Supporting collaboration and establishment of networks amongst and across the supply chain
    • Implementing digital tools to enhance the value of the procurement function within an organisation

    Final Statement

    We listened to our employees so our Core Benefits are funded by us and include a Group Pension Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Life Assurance, Income Protection and funded membership to a Professional Institute. In addition to this we also offer a Private Healthcare Scheme, Private Dental Scheme, Cycle to Work, Volunteering Days and Save as You Earn Scheme.  


    At Costain we aim to be an accessible, diverse and inclusive organisation to continue to meet our customers’ needs. We will be industry leading in our approach and people from all backgrounds will be proud to work for Costain. Our goal is to have a workforce that is representative of society.


    We actively encourage applications from candidates who have a relationship with the armed forces community whether as a currently serving member or reservist, ex-military or wounded personnel or as a member of a service family.


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