1.Runs and participates in Assurance reviews with the CM and Exec teams
2.Understands those key products affecting each business, key Customers, and what the gating items are
3.Drives each gating item to resolution with both the Purchasing teams, Category Teams, Supplier and Exec teams
4.Looks at all possible options with each site including, distribution, Alternative suppliers, Expedited freight, etc
5.Understands the current Lead-Times and what the long pole is for our key suppliers, drives to reduce these Lead-times with the Sites and Category Teams
6.Works with the Business Teams to understand both short and long-term forecast and the communication to the teams.
7.Driving Alternate supplier qualification
8.PO coverage monitoring and execution
9.Understands key shortages both short and long term.
10. Drives overall shortage Metrics
Provides training to sites on escalation guidelines, monitoring to make sure the teams are following these guidelines
12. Effectively communicates long-term supply concerns, drives solutions