Avnet, Inc. Associate Supply Chain Program Manager in JAL, Mexico

Job Summary:

Supports initiatives that drive customer service, operational efficiencies and increased profitability in models such as BIPP/FACT and low complexity VMIs.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Analyzes customer forecasts by bill of materials, considering supplier lead-time, to optimize the timing of inventory requirements.

  • Identifies and targets customer part candidates to be added to and removed from customer engagements including part management issues such as ECO activities, EOL (End-of-Life), allocations, NCNR (non-cancelable, non-returnable) and obsolete notifications as applicable.

  • Resolves issues related to logistics, customer service, and process execution

  • Provides data and analyzes customer details regarding customer supply chain performance and/or status, and communicates as applicable to sales and the customer.

  • Ensures service levels for assigned customer engagements are adhered to and met.

  • Works with sales, materials and the customer in monitoring inventory utilization, elevating issues for discussion and completing necessary action (including aging and Auto Plan reports.)

  • Completes actions in support of the safe passage process to drive expeditious and thorough implementations.

  • Communicates and audits planning parameters for AMPS Planning Tool.

  • Manages ongoing updates to the customer Supply Chain Scope of Service, Internal Service Agreement (if applicable) and contract addendums, while ensuring that partnership commitments are adhered to and met.

  • Assists with resolution for customer forecast variances and accuracy levels.

  • Participates in process and quality improvements related to key operational metrics.

Job Level Specifications:

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Understanding of basic supply chain principles/ERP knowledge

  • Strong analysis and problem solving skills

  • Ability to influence key internal and external customers

  • Proactive, self-motivated work style with attention to details and deadlines

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills required in English and Spanish.

  • Proficient Excel knowledge is required as well as this position requires to have good reporting skills.

Work Experience:

  • Less than Two years of experience in a supply chain, warehouse, or customer service position.

Education and Certification(s):

  • A Bachelor’s degree in business or related field or equivalent combination of formal education and directly related experience.

  • ESC (Electro Static Discharge) certification.

Distinguishing Characteristics:

  • This position requires a proactive, self-motivated work style with attention to details and deadlines.

  • Some travel required.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills.

Avnet is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing equal opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. This policy of non-discrimination also applies to religious dress and grooming practices. Avnet will accommodate employee religious dress standards and grooming practices that do not result in undue hardship for the Company.