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REQ ID: 57013
JOB TITLE: Business Analyst - Supplier Risk Lead
SALARY: £38,575 - £50,000
POSTING END DATE: 31/05/2022
Beyond Property, Purchasing, HR and IT, more than being part of our Finance or Marketing teams, beyond even Sales and Service, every role in every business area offers unique opportunities to make an impact on the future of mobility and the automotive industry.



The role of Risk lead within Global Purchasing is a high-profile specialist purchasing role which requires stakeholder engagement often at Senior levels within Jaguar Landrover and within the external supply base. It requires a high level of interaction within Internal and External Relationships as well as continual flow of high level of communication with external parties.

The Supplier Risk team is a function within Purchasing Transformation & Operations (PT&O) tasked with monitoring the financial and operational stability of suppliers to Jaguar Landrover. In Global purchasing, you will be part of the Control tower, and be a member of an advisory arm providing specialist risk support and guidance to the Global Purchasing teams.


You will need to be able to undertake financial analysis of statutory accounts, management information, short term cash flow forecasts and longer term integrated forecast models. You will help develop options base on the financial analysis, develop strategies to solve complex financial situations.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities


•    Work effectively with Global Purchasing to help mitigate risk, working with cross-functional teams to make clear and effective decisions to proactively mitigate risk
•    Support existing governance forum in the Supplier Risk team
•    Lead strategic supplier review meetings providing financial support when requested 
•    Undertake and manage ad-hoc project work, e.g Volume Impact analysis
•    Lead in the preparation and updating of the training material and assist in the presentation and provide support in the delivery of the Supplier Risk training to Buyers
•    Undertake supplier financial review at the sourcing stage, using records from Companies House (and overseas equivalents), Credit Rating providers and supplier’s own data


What You’ll Need 

•    Accounting experience (qualified) of statutory accounts, management information and short- term cash flow forecasts 
•    Strong financial analytical skills - review longer term & integrated forecast models
•    Strong commercial awareness 
•    Good business partnering and communication skills, and the ability to present clearly and confidently to Senior Management and cross-functional groups
•    Excellent stakeholder management and relationship management skill
•    Ability to be highly organised and continually focus on attention to detail
•    Competent user of MS Office – Excel Essential 
•    Exposure / knowledge in insolvency is highly advantageous 





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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