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REQ ID: 87301
JOB TITLE: Supply Chain Risk Specialist
SALARY: £46,900 - £51,600
POSTING END DATE: 25/12/2022
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The Opportunity

The Supply Chain Network Risk and Resilience team is part of the Supply Chain Innovation and Excellence team and works to define and drive areas of strategic focus for the Supply Chain Organisation and the enterprise, particularly on long term supply chain risks and resilience building measures.


Combining an in-depth knowledge of supply chain principles, supply chain risk identification and mitigation with a passion for leading transformative change, the team aims to deliver competitive advantage to Jaguar Land Rover through scanning for long term risks that could impact our enterprise and supply chain partners and devising strategies that will mitigate or minimise these.
As a Risk and Resilience Senior Analyst you will work cross functionally to identify long terms risks that could impact our end-to-end value chain. The team will shape and deliver strategies to minimise and mitigate risk whilst building resilience, as well as delivering the change initiatives to drive transformation in in our business processes, tools and governance to enable this.

From the outset, you will have a high level of responsibility to shape, define and drive the future of all stages of the value chain for the business and our customers.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities
•    Represent the Supply Chain organisation in long term network risk and resilience workstreams. 
•    Innovation scanning and benchmarking along with academic partnering to access insight in world class risk detection and resilience building
•    Work cross functionally in the development of network resilience strategies, continuity plans and scenario playbooks for long term risks identified
•    Support transformation sprints to deliver target operating model for risk and resilience for the enterprise 
•    Facilitate the development and use of intelligent scenario modeling to understand long term risk exposure and recommend supply chain changes to deliver supply chain resilience
•    Support the supply chain mapping and transparency workstream, working closely with the Supply Chain Transformation Office to define the requirements of a digital solution for mapping Jaguar Land Rover value streams to T.N to support sustainability and network resilience needs
•    Support business wide strategy projects (On topics such as Design for Manufacture and Build to Sequence Stability) to drive continuous improvement in end-to-end major value stream processes and systems to realise efficiencies within the supply chain 
•    Scanning, identification and thought leaderships on emerging trends and technologies that can be leveraged by the Supply Chain organisation
•    Stakeholder engagement and influencing across all levels of the organisation 



Knowledge, Skills and Experience 
•    Knowledge and experience of key Supply Chain issues and challenges including globalisation, product and process digitisation, drivers of supply chain risk, supply chain strategy development to build resilience.
•    Strong appreciation for changing policy, technology and socio-economic macro trends that could impact JLR’s global supply chain.
•    Experience of change management and delivering transformational change projects for process, systems and people
•    Has the tenacity, drive and perseverance, to create and deliver strategies in a complex and sometimes ambiguous environment 
•    Disciplined in planning and managing interactions with internal partners and suppliers in order to maximize the value of those interactions and relationships 
•    A strong communicator with the ability to communicate effectively with key stakeholders to influence cross-functional alignment 
•    Degree qualified or equivalent experience

Personal Profile 
•    A resilient and enthusiastic individual who drives new ideas and inputs – has the courage to fail fast and learn and encourages their team to do the same
•    Team player - actively drives development of capability and supports team members and breaks down functional barriers, taking an enterprise view
•    Curiosity and a willingness to explore new ideas with the ability to challenge existing thinking in a positive way whilst building credibility and trust through experience and personal style




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 performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.


This role may offer the opportunity for hybrid working where you can split your time between working from home and in the office. At Jaguar Land Rover, hybrid working is a voluntary, non-contractual arrangement providing employees with more choice and flexibility around how, when and where they work, if suitable for their role. Further details can be discussed with the Hiring Manager at interview stage. 


Please be aware that we may close this vacancy for applications before the stated deadline if we receive a high volume of interest. We strongly advise you to submit your application as early as possible.


Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.


At Jaguar Land Rover, we are passionate about our people. They are at the heart of our business. We are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive culture that is representative of our global customers and the society in which we live; a culture in which every one of our employees can bring their authentic self to work, and reach their full potential.


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