Global Supply Manager

Xos Trucks Los Angeles , CA 90065

Posted 3 weeks ago

Xos (NASDAQ: XOS) is an innovative electric vehicle company on a mission to decarbonize commercial transportation. Our zero-emission commercial vehicles and next-generation technologies empower fleets of Fortune 500 companies and positively impact our environment.

At Xos, we design vehicles from scratch, invent efficient and durable battery systems, write software to control the vehicle and its interactions with the driver, and entice fleet owners into an electrified future with groundbreaking service.

Xos is a people-focused company, and a great place to work! Perks include 100% covered employee health benefits, Betterment 401k, employee Tiki-Bar, ping-pong, and training and growth opportunities, to name a few.

We are a team of passionate doers that have banded together to work on something we can be proud of, on a journey to a cleaner planet. Were go-getters, change-makers, and future-creators. Will you join us

The Role

Xos is looking for a Global Supply Manager who will collaborate cross-functionally to develop supply chain and sourcing strategies. In this role, you'll be responsible for the execution of these strategies, including effective assessment and evaluation of potential new suppliers, supplier selection, contract and cost negotiations as well as ongoing supplier management. As part of the ongoing commodity management, you will understand market aspects and be recognized as a global industry expert within Xos. This role will report directly to the Director of Supply Chain.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with Engineering to influence design decisions to meet technical capabilities, and business objectives.
  • Develop commodity sourcing strategy including contract negotiation, cost targets, supply chain risk evaluation, and mitigation.
  • Manage overall supplier relationships including supplier performance, capability development, cost, and quality improvements.
  • Advise management on alternate global supply sources, component material costs, commodity pricing trends, and supply/demand situations that could impact the business.
  • Monitor current commodity market conditions to identify challenges and develop supply continuity plan

Requirements

  • BS or BA degree from an accredited 4-year college or university.
  • 5-7+ years experience in Supply Chain, Procurement, and Commodity Management.
  • Demonstrated expertise in trucking, automotive, or high tech industry.
  • Experience in vendor management process and working with contract manufacturers

Benefits

  • Xos, Inc. is committed to offering competitive wages
  • The Company offers medical coverage, paid 100% by the employer for employees with dependent coverage partially off-set by the employer
  • Dental, Vision, and Life plans are also offered through the Company's health package
  • Generous PTO, sick, vacation, and holiday pay

Xos, Inc is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.

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Global Supply Manager

Xos Trucks