Sr. Supply Chain Manager

Csat Solutions Houston , TX 77020

Posted 11 months ago

Role and Responsibilities

  • Develop commodity and supplier strategies for long-range business direction.

  • Lead materials planning and procurement team, driving strategy for future supplier selection and management of current suppliers.

  • Lead, coordinate and execute project plans to improve Supply Chain organization performance

  • Ensure inventory and quality management strategies are executed which support the Business Plan and Operating Objectives

  • Manage total costs which result in measurable price reductions, value, productivity improvements, and cost avoidances

  • Manage the supplier base including contract management, performance reviews, and development strategies

  • Lead supplier selection and partnering toward those with broad strategic capabilities, best support and competitive advantage

  • Provide Engineering and Manufacturing information related to supplier capabilities and long term technical direction

  • Participate as a contributing team member on NPI projects

  • Support NPI schedules and technical requirements with timely response for material, data and supplier communications

  • Understand and communicate to organization supply market trends and potential implications

  • Develop agreements that clearly identify the intent and responsibilities of both parties and assure compliance with all appropriate legal requirements

Education, Training and Skills

  • Bachelor degree in Supply Chain Management (SCM) or related field; MBA in SCM is a plus

  • 7 years of related experience, with at least 2 years as senior level sourcing and procurement agent, preferably in the electronics market

  • Direct knowledge of business processes such as logistics/reverse logistics, inventory management, import/export & customs, transportation, etc.

  • Proven success in developing master purchase agreements and contract negotiation

  • Demonstrated knowledge of supply quality management and process improvement

  • Knowledge of financial principles and analytical tools

  • Verbal and written communication, organization, problem solving and interpersonal skills are necessary

  • Understanding of legal requirement, domestic and international, import/export regulations as related to procurement activities

  • APICS certification preferred CPIM, CSCP, etc.

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