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Williams Grand Prix Engineering Ltd Senior Parts Coordinator in Grove, United Kingdom

The company:

Williams is one of the world’s leading Formula 1 teams. It exists purely to race in the top echelon of motor racing, where it has been winning grand Prix’s for more than three decades. The Williams name has been synonymous with top-level motorsport since the 1960s.

The position:

Williams Grand Prix Engineering is continuing to invest in its Planning and Parts Management capability, and we’re excited to announce another role that will be critical to the success of our future F1 car programmes.

We are seeking a Senior Parts Coordinator to join our Planning team and support the management of parts and assemblies from point of order to end of part life. The role is right at the heart of the team, ensuring we have the right quantities of the right parts at each race weekend. If you are a detailed, delivery focussed and driven individual then we would be interested to hear from you.

Role purpose:

Our F1 operation is built around delivering a series of complex projects to quality, time and budget. Projects range from race specific developments to full car programmes, involving input from a wide range of business functions.

The Parts Management team carry out several functions within our Planning team:

  • Model quantities required in order to ensure we have availability of parts, whilst balancing utilisation and risk

  • Create demand for parts based on requirements from project plans, quantity models and attrition

  • Allocate components to events, maintaining a view on remaining life and service intervals

  • Monitor usage and adjust demand as appropriate

  • Act as point of contact to the Race Team to provide information on part availability and expected deliveries, highlighting any parts shortages to minimise risk to the overall programme

  • Work with the wider planning team to continuously improve our parts management capability and accuracy

What we’re looking for:

  • You have worked in motorsport, gaining experience in a relevant role to support your application

  • Familiarity with F1 components would be beneficial but is not essential

  • Experience working in an ERP or production management system

  • Analytically minded and methodical worker with strong attention to detail

  • Process oriented and able to demonstrate good problem-solving skills

  • Ability to establish good working relationships with stakeholders across multiple functional areas

What can Williams offer?

The Williams Group is based in Grove, Oxfordshire. We offer free onsite parking and large open green spaces to unwind during breaks. We are a short 5 minutes’ from Wantage, our closest town centre. We have an on-site gym which is free to use for all staff and contractors. We also have a subsidised restaurant on site. Please scroll down the page to review our benefits suite below.

Application closing date:

All applications must be received by 1st November 2020

The Williams Group is an equal opportunity employer who values diversity and inclusion. If you have a disability, we are happy to discuss reasonable job adjustments.

Strictly no agencies.

Job Number: 3014

External Company Name: Williams Grand Prix Engineering Ltd.

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