POSTING END DATE: 15/08/2018
LOCATION: Halewood, Liverpool
ADVERTISED SALARY: £40000 - £45000
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.
Within this role you’ll manage current model warranty programmes and will support escalations from the Plant teams with emerging warranty issues that impact our ability to meet and exceed our Customer First targets. A systematic diagnosis and practical problem solving approach will be required to drive root cause countermeasures of specific issues. You’ll manage and drive our supply base to deliver defect free products.
Working closely with the SPQ (Supplier Parts Quality) team to recognise trends in RFT/FTT (Right First Time/First Time Through) and drive resolution before they translate into warranty claims. Finally, you’ll support the STA vision of driving manufacturing excellence into the supply base of the given components and will require a mixture of operational, tactical and strategic activities.
WHAT YOU’LL NEED
You’ll have an understanding of structured problem resolution or six sigma methodologies together with experience working within a manufacturing or engineering environment. You’ll have a proven practical problem solving background in a manufacturing or technical environment and will be adapt to managing both internal customers and external suppliers to ensure optimal working practices.
Your change leadership/management skills will be second to none along with your ability to challenge and drive world class operational excellence. Able to apply analytical rigour to develop and drive well thought out operational plans, you’ll be able to collaborate across functions and combine a short term, pragmatic focus with strategic vision.
Naturally you’ll have a proven track record in delivering results on complex issues within a highly pressurised environment.
Jaguar Land Rover considers that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation list. Therefore, Jaguar Land Rover will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work for an indefinite period in the UK.
Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you will find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team. Our employees have access to a privilege car purchase scheme, membership of a competitive pension plan, performance related bonus scheme and 26 days holiday entitlement. 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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