TE Connectivity Strategic Sourcing Project Manager in HERMOSILLO SONORA, Mexico

TE Connectivity (NYSE: TEL) is a $12 billion global technology leader. Our connectivity and sensor solutions are essential in today’s increasingly connected world. We collaborate with engineers to transform their concepts into creations – redefining what’s possible using intelligent, efficient and high-performing TE products and solutions proven in harsh environments. Our 72,000 people, including over 7,000 engineers, partner with customers in over 150 countries across a wide range of industries. We believe EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS – www.TE.com.

  • Develop and execute regional sourcing strategy aligned with manufacturing plant operations.

  • Assure business objectives are met such as low cost materials, multiple sourcing, supplier risk assessment, etc.

  • Ensure team is providing lowest initial project pricing, drive low cost country localization

  • Direct activities with the International Procurement Organization (IPO) team to localize direct material spend in low cost countries where applicable

  • Interface with all levels of management to facilitate project goals and status

  • Interface, as required, with Purchasing, Product Engineering, Manufacturing, and Product Management to analyze and resolve road blocks encountered

  • Use of Make & Buy model as starting point for sourcing decision

  • Maximize synergies/minimize complexities of supply chain on sourcing

  • 5+ years of professional experience preferred

  • Bachelor level degree in Business, Procurement, Finance or related field. Advanced degree a plus

  • Fluent in English & Spanish Language

  • General understanding of the electronic components

  • Practical understanding of basic operations topics (Kanban, JIT, Kaizen, 5S, Lean…)

  • Ideal candidate should have a strong working knowledge of MSOffice as well as SAP, Cognos, TED, TEBIT

  • Excellent problem solving, negotiations and communication skill

  • Independent self-starter with high degree of confidence

  • Project management and cross function teaming experience with tech org. is a plus

  • Position may require travel within the US and internationally

Requisition ID: 2017-82575

Business Unit (Current): Communications Solutions - Data and Devices - DataComm

External Company URL: www.tycoelectronics.com