Strategic Project Manager Supply Chain Ruckus Wireless
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Define performance metrics for measurement, comparison, or evaluation of supply chain factors, such as product cost or quality.
Develop procedures for coordination of supply chain management with other functional areas, such as sales, marketing, finance, production, or quality assurance.
Negotiate prices and terms with key suppliers and component manufactures.
Meet with suppliers to discuss performance, to provide performance feedback, or to discuss NPI and production forecasts or changes.
Implement new or improved supply chain processes.
Design or implement supply chains that support business strategies adapted to changing market conditions, new business opportunities, or cost reduction strategies.
Manage activities related to strategic or tactical purchasing, material requirements planning, inventory control, warehousing, or receiving.
Leads projects in order to develop, recommend, and implement changes and process improvements to establish best practices
Requires daily participation, interaction, and interface with cross-functional teams in order to understand the total cost of NPI development
Creates, develops, partners, and provides input for cross-functional team to support NPI projects.
Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management, Materials Management, or equivalent experience 8+ years in supply chain management or purchasing related field.
Extensive negotiation experience of large or multi-year supply agreements with global suppliers with a proven track record in cost reduction.
Excellent English skills both written and verbal, organized, assertive, self-motivated, takes initiative. Ability to drive closure on open issues with minimal supervision.
Ability to be innovative in issues related to strategic sourcing, vendor relations, quality assurance and the associated measurement systems.
Strong analytical skills (i.e. cost modeling, quotation analysis, supplier selection).
Expertise in the use of Microsoft Office
Strong knowledge of Electrical and Mechanical Commodities, Supplier Management.
Technical background is a plus.
This position may perform other duties as assigned.
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Sunnyvale, CA 94085
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