Facebook Menlo Park , CA 94025
As a Sourcing Manager, you will be responsible for managing commercial relationships with Facebook's equipment & services partners. In this role, you will be responsible for end-to-end sourcing and supply chain services for construction and / or Owner furnished equipment, that will be deployed in Facebook's worldwide data center footprint. This role will be accountable to set the sourcing strategy, develop a partner management plan, work closely with the Facebook Infrastructure Data Center team and execute with speed and agility to achieve all quality, delivery, and goals.
Own, negotiate, and maintain the contractual relationship with Facebook's external partners.
Partner with internal stakeholders to develop and implement sourcing strategies in support of the long-range plans.
Develop a supporting supplier management plan, and execute to achieve performance metrics
Manage supplier performance on a regular basis through the use of quality, delivery, and cost metrics
Develop, negotiate, and manage supplier contracts
Ensure timely execution of new technology and supplier qualification against Data Center build long range plan
Manage all supplier exceptions and drive performance improvements
Achieve best landed cost
Ensure suppliers comply with NDA and contract standards
Identify process improvement opportunities in order to drive better quality, delivery, and cost performance
Develop and implement supply chain strategies to drive end-to-end efficiencies
Balance overall supply and demand and ensure long-term forecasts are developed and implemented
Collect and report supplier performance through accurate collection of established performance metrics
Measure and manage supplier improvement programs
Prior experience working in a technical environment
Prior experience managing suppliers in global engagements
Experience improving and managing supplier performance in production environments
Interpersonal, and communication skills and experience balancing multiple priorities
Ability to focus and handle multiple priorities in a changing environment
Independent with proven ability to execute on multiple tasks simultaneously
Analytical, problem-solving, negotiation and organizational experience
Master's degree in business or technical discipline