Senior supplier

  • Represents the interests of those who will design, develop or procure the project products. Must have the authority to commit or acquire supplier resources.

    Responsibilities

    • Agrees objectives for supplier activities
    • Accountable for the quality of products delivered by the supplier
    • Responsible for the technical integrity of the product delivered by the supplier
    • Resolves supplier requirement conflicts
    • Ensures release of required supplier resources to the project

    Attributes

    • Comes from the supplier area of the business
    • Pragmatic
    • Negotiation skills
    • Authority to release resources.