-Under limited supervision, responsible for development and enhancement of supply chain. Negotiate strategic and tactical cost savings with existing suppliers and/or develop new supply sources. Makes sourcing decisions and implements cost reductions related to purchasing raw materials. Uses a variety of tools and systems, which may include Oracle, eComprass, APS, VMI, ICON, COPICS, e-warehouse and Webplanner.
-May interface with suppliers to obtain pricing, delivery information for proposal development and/or product. Requires extensive analysis of data, for example comparing forecast to suppliers' commitment schedule to ensure parts availability for large customers/projects.
-May be engaged in sourcing for New Products, managing first article, and transitioning to production.
-May be responsible for analyzing the purchasing data of ECO's.
-May have responsibility for identifying suppliers for disengagement and working those changes through system.
-May purchase (place P.O.'s) for hot new ECO parts and urgent NPI programs only.
-May work on implementation and improvement of SMI program, conducting analysis to determine eligibility for program, creating addendums, communication and training.
-Requires ability to compile, analyze data and prepare detailed reports documenting the cost savings and inventory reductions achieved.
-Responsible for implementation and enhancements of Supply Chain activities for the plants in the EBAC Division. Manage supply base to ensure agility goals are met. Work with Global Supply Chain Management Team and plant personnel to ensure compliance on RTF and SMI EDI transactions.
-Works on issues of diverse scope where analysis of situation or data requires evaluation of a variety of factors; resolves a wide range of issues in imaginative as well as practical ways. Interacts with individuals and cross-functional teams to ensure that solutions are implemented.
Receives assignments in the form of objectives and plans appropriately to ensure schedules/goals are met.
•Result and action oriented; Ability to meet aggressive deadlines.
•Strong written and oral communication skills; must be able to communicate with suppliers and multiple levels throughout the organization.
•Experience developing supplier relationships and obtaining cost reductions.
•Must demonstrate imitative and have the ability to work on multiple tasks.
•Oracle or SAP experience required
•Proficient in MS Office suite
•Minimum of 3+ years of related experience
Supply Chain Management