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