ISC Strategic Sourcing & Supply Chain Manager (Manufacturing)
Lead team of procurement professionals including Commodity Managers, Materials Manager, and team to develop, implement and maintain material sourcing and supply chain strategies necessary to assure uninterrupted supply at optimal price and quality levels.
Responsible for all phases of supplier identification, development, and ongoing management for our $25M in annualized material spend. Develop annual budgets for material spend and cost savings. Proactively manage procurement team and supply base to assure that working capital goals (Inventory and Accounts Payable balances) are achieved. Conduct high stake negotiations with key suppliers. Collaboratively lead the effort in identifying and implementing VA/VE (Value Analysis and Value Engineering) projects for the business that target improved Quality, Delivery and Cost position throughout the business.
Represent the Operations/Sourcing function in NPI (New Product Introduction) initiatives to ensure main and alternate supplier selections are in place to meet scheduled launch dates and material cost/margin targets.
=Bachelor's degree, MBA preferred
=5-7 years of experience or equivalent level of education and experience
=Minimum 5 years working in Maquiladora structure
=At least 3 years experience managing procurement teams
=Relevant experience in a high mix, low volume, electronics fabrication and assembly environment
International supply chain experience preferred
=Demonstrated success in delivering annual material cost reductions
=Practical experience implementing Lean manufacturing techniques
=Any of APICS, ISM, Lean, Six-Sigma certifications or education
=Strong communication, project management, and negotiation skills
=Experience utilizing prints, specifications, schematics, drawings and other technical documentation to make sourcing decisions
Experience using the Microsoft Office suite, especially Excel, Word and Outlook
Digital skills: Familiarity and experience using relevant ERP system modules/ MSO
=Fluent in English and Spanish
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