This position provides sourcing and project management support to the Strategic
with selecting and managing suppliers.
and implement opportunities to reduce costs.
in and lead VA/VE exercises.
cross-functional efforts to transition work from supplier to supplier or from
our plant to a supplier.
design, plan, direct and coordinate assigned projects to meet performance
targets, project expectations, project timelines and capital spending limits.
STP teams in sourcing projects.
Bachelors Degree in Business, Electrical, Mechanical or Industrial Engineering preferred. Consideration will be given to an applicant with Sourcing experience in place of a four year degree.
3-5 years manufacturing or product engineering experience with experience in
VA/VE cost reduction activities.
to read and interpret technical instructions in a mathematical diagram.
computer skills including MS Excel, Word, Project.
experience with manufacturing processes.
to write routine reports and correspondence.
to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
communication skills to coordinate with outside design and manufacturing
vendors of both local and overseas.
to apply advanced mathematical concepts and operations.
to manage multiple project assignments and coordinate activities to meet
specific deadlines, targets or plant specific production requirements as they
relate to packaging for new product launches and existing products.
project management, analytical, troubleshooting and problem solving abilities.
to provide operator/material interfaces with an understanding of ergonomics.
with methods of factory information systems.
to work across organizational boundaries.
hands on and idea leadership experience.
with Six Sigma and or Lean Manufacturing
License and Certification Requirements:
Six Sigma certification and/or CPM a plus
International sourcing experience helpful
Cross Functional Teaming, Sense of Urgency, Customer Focus, Process Discipline,
Business Acumen, Problem Solving
FLSA Status: Exempt
Direct Reports: 0
Travel Requirements: 20%
Relocation Benefits: No
Bonus Eligible: No
Feb 8, 2013, 6:54:55 AM
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