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REQ ID: 57055
JOB TITLE: Supplier Risk Management Lead
LOCATION: Budapest


We’re re-examining our vehicles and what a vehicle means in the emerging world of automation, connectedness, electrification and the shared economy. New ideas, new technology, and new approaches to mobility are our business. Join a team of next generation thinkers.

“In Hungary, we get things done”. Our motto is at the heart of what we do.

Jaguar Land Rover’s new Hub in the centre of Budapest, will lead the organisations transformation of Global Purchasing. 


This role is also pivotal for interface with other key functions within Jaguar Land Rover; The Supplier Risk team is a function within Purchasing Transformation & Operations (PT&O) tasked with monitoring the financial and operational stability of suppliers of our automotive partner.

In this role you will work effectively with Global Purchasing to help mitigate risk, working with cross-functional teams to make clear and effective decisions to proactively mitigate risk.


What To Expect

  • 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.
  • The key objective is to be minimising disruption to parts supplied and cost avoidance by monitoring the holistic risk of the supply base, by using triggers to proactively analyse the risks faced by suppliers based on their status and using this information to minimise the risk to Jaguar Land Rover. 
  • As part of the Control tower, you will be part of a match trio to Global Purchasing where you will give guidance and support with regards to distressed suppliers. Each situation will be different and require a unique course of action, which you will support.
  • You will need to be able to undertake financial analysis of statutory accounts, management information, short term cash flow forecasts and long-term integrated forecast models. 
  • You will help develop options base on the financial analysis, develop strategies to solve complex financial situations.
  • Pro-active business partnering ensures Global Purchasing considers the appropriate actions required to mitigate the risk of disruption to the production line by active engagement.


What You’ll Need

  • You’ll need Accounting experience of statutory accounts, management information and short- term cash flow forecasts
  • You’ll need accountant qualification and/or finance degree
  • You’ll need a strong financial analytical background (ability to review longer term integrated forecast models)
  • You’ll have strong commercial awareness
  • You’ll need good business partnering and communication skills, and the ability to present clearly and confidently to Senior Management and cross-functional groups
  • You’ll need strong written skills and report writing
  • In addition to this you’ll also have continuous improvement mind-set
  • You’ll also have Advanced Excel and good access skills alongside excellent stakeholder management and relationship management skill
  • You’ll need to have effective cross-functional team working experience.
  • You’ll have the ability to be highly organised and continually focus on attention to detail
  • You’ll also be competent user of Microsoft Office: Word, PowerPoint and particularly Excel




Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career working with a world-class team in state-of-the-art facilities. We offer a competetive salary and a performance related bonus scheme. 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.


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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We look after our employees by offering a host of benefits and investing in their talent through award-winning training

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