Sr Supply Chain Strategy Manager
Will be the liaison between a targeted program and the RCI Material & Supply organization and will be instrumental in setting strategies for the supply base and potential contract manufacturers to enable program success.
• A seasoned, experienced sourcing professional with a full understanding and application of sourcing principles, concepts, practices, and standards. Full knowledge of industry best practices and ability to make use of them within Rockwell Collins. Resolves a wide range of sourcing related issues in creative and innovative ways - can "think well on their feet". Has a broader understanding of contract language and is able apply it to real world sourcing agreements. This job is the fully qualified, career-oriented position.
• Develops innovative solutions to sourcing roadblocks and implements workaround solutions to a variety of complex problems. Has knowledge of and may refer to established precedents and policies. Is critical to the execution of the Sourcing Master Schedule and long-range goals of the department. Erroneous decisions or failure to achieve objectives will have a serious effect on the Annual Operating Plan (AOP). Is very effective in the use and implementation of tools to analyze spend, industry and supplier data.
• Demonstrates good judgment in selecting sourcing strategies and techniques required to obtain optimal solutions. Takes a leadership role in the initiation, coordination and implementation of Enterprise Sourcing reviews. Networks with senior internal stakeholders and suppliers to effectively communicate sourcing strategies and goals. Insures that management/stakeholder concerns are considered and addressed by the team. Normally receives little instruction on day to day work, general instructions on new assignments. Participates in determining objectives of assignment. Plans schedules and arranges own activities in support of the Sourcing Master Schedule and Annual Operating Plan. Work is reviewed upon completion for adequacy in meeting sourcing objectives and goals.
Bachelor's degree in appropriate discipline, and four years of related experience, or, in the absence of a bachelor's degree, ten years of related experience.
US Citizenship or Permanent Resident (Green Card) is required
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United States-Iowa-Cedar Rapids, IA
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