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Supplier Development Technologist

Job Title: Supplier Development Technologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nottingham
Salary: Not Specified
Reference: 131745BR
Job Published: November 17, 2020 23:01

Job Description

Job Description

Supplier Development Technologist Nottingham If quality, risk management and continuous improvement motivate you then look no further as we have the perfect opportunity for likeminded individuals, to join our Supply Chain Quality Team. As Supplier Development Technologist, you will support the business build its global brands and create a positive impact on both people and the planet. Key Responsibilities

  • Support the on-boarding and set up of new suppliers in line with business requirements

  • Conduct technical and quality assessments of suppliers and drive compliance in WBA Global Brands (GB) technical and quality standards

  • Conduct regular reviews with key suppliers in order to drive improvement in technical and quality performance

  • Identify and communicate any supplier risks and opportunities with key stakeholders across the business.

  • Maintain a high level of industry knowledge and awareness through external benchmarking, networking and horizon scanning. A bit about you…

  • A strong understanding of product quality and technical requirements

Candidate Description

  • Previous auditing experience and / or have previously worked within a quality function.

  • Effective problem-solving skills with a stop and fix forever mentality.

  • Strong communication skills, be great at building relationships and have previous experience of superb partner management.

  • A flexible and adaptable approach and possess a positive "Can Do" attitude.

Application Description

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Employer Description

At Walgreens Boots Alliance - Global Brands, we believe in being PIONEERING, INSPIRATIONAL and CONNECTING with people. Our market leading brands such as No7, Liz Earle, Soap&Glory and YourGoodSkin touch the lives of millions all over the world. We put the consumer at the heart of everything we do using real time insights to activate brands and products on a global scale. With a passionate and innovative approach to Beauty and Healthcare, we are shaping the future of health and wellbeing for everyone. We are part of Walgreens Boots Alliance, a global leader in pharmacy-led retail with more than 18,500 stores globally, helping people live happier and healthier lives.