Obsolescence Manager - Reading

Obsolescence Manager - Reading

SC Cleared/ BPSS - eligible to apply

Permanent - £50,000-£55,000 per annum

I am looking for an Obsolescence Manager to work with a new client of mine, they provide key service integration capabilities and engineering consultancy, specialising in the delivery of cost effective support solutions for Communications and Information Systems.

Key Responsibilities:

To develop and maintain the Obsolescence strategy and capability and attend internal and customer reviews as required.

Carry out OM engineering activities detailing input, processes and output together with cost / timescale constraints to ensure delivery of project objectives.

Work with teams across the project to make sure that best working practices are adopted.

Production and management of:

Obsolescence Notification Documents;

Managing and updating the Obsolescence Management Log (OML);

Attendance at (occasional hosting) the Obsolescence Management Board (OMB) to present and report progress to the Authority;

Be the single Point of Contact (POC) for Obsolescence Matters and issues.

Obsolescence Risk Management. Reports/risk assessments will include a RAG status to provide visibility of highest risk items with nearest term impacts to degradation of capability, safety, security or cost.

Essential Skills / Experience:

Knowledge of obsolescence modelling, prediction tools and techniques;

Knowledge of OM tools such as Advanced Component Obsolescence Management (AVCOM);

Familiarity with in-service support principles;

Able to undertake technical problem-solving activities in obsolescence management using their comprehensive expertise, knowledge and experience.

IEC 62402:2019