United States of America
OT325: NSP - BLOOMFIELD, CT 212 WEST NEWBERRY RD, BLOOMFIELD, CT, 06002 USA
Position: NAA Category Manager
At Otis, we're dedicated to reinventing the way people move. As cities reach impossible heights and the digital revolution transforms daily life, our customers are looking to Otis for new ways to keep their world moving. As always, we're ready - with a bold vision of the future and the groundbreaking technology to make it happen. You could be part of our next chapter as the NAA Category Manager
This individual will be responsible for leading and driving the overall NAA supply chain requirements and metrics for the MRO Indirect Category. This may includebut not be limitedto:
Collaborating with global supply chain on category strategy
Developing & Implement category strategies that achieve the Year / Year savings cost savings initiatives across all NAA business entities, including factory, service center, field and HQ.
Category subject matter expert -responsible for market/commodity research, RFI's, RFQ's, analysis, business cases and ROI
Facilitate cross functional team meetings
Contribute to strategic business initiatives as applicable
Support weekly, Monthly and quarterly reporting and / or Report outs
Escalation point for supplier / business unit resolution
Ability to participate in annual inventories
Adhere to OTIS three Absolutes: SAFETY, ETHICS, and QUALITY
This individual will manage cost savings projects, price negotiations, and price escalations. Manage supplier performance and have mitigation plans for price, quality, and delivery.
Education / Certifications
Bachelor's Degree required, preferably in Business Administrations/Supply Chain Management, Finance, or Engineering
5-10 years in a Supply chain management function, procurement or cost management.
Strategic planning/thinking skills coupled with strong financial, analytical and execution skills.
Demonstrated ability to drive teamwork between groups and across functional teams.
Strong communication skills including the ability to influence without direct authority in a matrixed organization - leading a regional team to achieve results.
Must be capable to communicate all levels of management using executive level summaries and presentations.
Demonstrated project management, change management and negotiating capabilities.
Full knowledge of TCO (Total Cost of Ownership) and application in negotiations and cost evaluation, including import and freight considerations. Clean Sheet modeling knowledge.
Flexibility of daily schedule allowing for effectiveness in a global environment.
Knowledge of, or experience with, lean manufacturing systems/processes and ERP/JDE configurations.
Experience with Excel and/or other data manipulation programs.
25% travel potential (primarily domestic, but could be international)
Knowledge of elevator industry and/or field operations is highly desirable.
Otis is the world's largest elevator and escalator manufacturing, installation and service business. We serve customers in over 200 countries and territories around the world and maintain more than 2 million elevators and escalators globally. Our Gen2 elevator system, energy-saving ReGen drive technology and Link escalator solutions have set industry standards for innovation and performance. Otis has more than 69,000 employees, including engineers, digital technology experts, sales and functional specialists, as well as factory and field technicians. We are proud to be a global team that continues to rise to the challenges of a fast-moving, high-performance company. Together, the people of Otis are creating new ideas and opportunities by collaborating across time zones, geographies and cultures to better serve our customers. So just imagine where you can take your career!
Otis is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.
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