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SUPV III STRATEGIC SOURCING

At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world. 

Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Strategic Sourcing Teams develop and implement multi-year strategies for assigned commodities, suppliers and parts/services to achieve established goals in supplier quality, delivery, price and service. They align strategy and execution with cross-functional partners such as engineering, manufacturing, product management and functional owners. They execute the competitive bid, negotiation, contracting processes and/or technical continuous improvement for assigned commodities or services; collaborate across Business Units and cross-regions for optimal TE leverage. Our teams demonstrate a high level of expertise in procurement competencies (business/supply chain acumen, negotiation, sourcing strategy development and execution, global savvy, and project and product lifecycle management) and ensure results are delivered compliant with TE policies and procedures.

Main Target Summary

  • This role will be leading a team of 2 -3 to establish the e-sourcing process,
  • The Strategic E-sourcing Manager for eSourcing is part of our TE Connectivity Strategic Sourcing Center of Excellence team. The team will support direct material strategic sourcing initiatives across the Industrial Business Unit (approx. 20 production sites) of TE Connectivity.​
  • In this role you will be in charge for executing web-based sourcing events (i.e., RFI & RFQ, Auctions) from start to finish via the Jaggaer e-sourcing platform. ​
  • You will work closely with the Strategic/Commodity team & Tactical/operational Procurement team and other functions to ensure meet internal needs and requirements.​
  • Leading supplier trainings
  • Strong candidates must be proactive, motivated, organized, and work well within a fast-paced group. ​
  • This position plays a critical role in TE Connectivity’s new global electronic Sourcing program.​

 

Responsibilities

  • Create and execute e-Sourcing events (RFx events and auctions) from start to finish, in close alignment with internal Strategic/Commodity team & Tactical/operational Procurement team, and ensure high quality of work with attention to detail​
  • Manage all activities in relation to e-sourcing application (i.e., supplier discovery, onboarding/training of users/suppliers, setting up of bid templates, sending out RFx, follow up with suppliers, conducting scenario analysis)​
  • Collaborate with strategic sourcing commodity teams and divisions on project strategy/tactics and tailor sourcing execution methods based on best practices​
  • Provide responses / recommendations to internal stakeholder and supplier questions in a professional and timely manner​
  • Develop and maintain pipeline of potential eSourcing events together with the global strategic sourcing commodity team​
  • Assist with creating e-Sourcing related standard work (i.e. templates) and regular update presentations​
  • Develop Direct Commodity expertise, industry specific knowledge as well as e-Sourcing knowledge to become a Jaggaer super user​

Desired Candidate Profile

Bachelor degree in Economics, supply chain, business administration, or Industrial Engineering or equivalent

  • 3 years or more, of work experience (can include internship work) in Strategic Sourcing, Supply Chain, and/or Data Analytics.​
  • Skilled in Excel (including Lookups, Pivot tables/Charts, PowerPivot, Advanced Formulas) and/or PowerBI or similar tools (e.g. Tableau) to provide reporting and analysis to the Enterprise. Training will be available.​
  • Strong customer service orientation including relationship management, conducting demonstrations/training, and managing issues through resolution.​
  • Demonstrated project management, prioritization, and time management, skills.​
  • Strong problem solving, analytical skills and attention to detail.​
  • Advanced knowledge of using ESoucing applications​
  • Willingness to be trained to develop an extensive knowledge of Jaggaer ASO applications for e-Sourcing.​
  • Periodic travel to TE Connectivity production facilities, Supplier sites, industry and internal conferences, and internal and External training (~10% of time)​
  • Fluency in additional languages is welcome but not required (e.g. Chinese/Mandarin)​
  • Excellent English communication skills, written and oral​

Competencies

Motivating Others
Building Effective Teams
Managing and Measuring Work
Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation
SET : Strategy, Execution, Talent (for managers)

What TE Connectivity Internship Program offers:

Our internship program gives students the opportunity to work on valuable projects that contribute to the success of their team and build on their classroom experience. Throughout the 10-12 week program, interns will be provided with:

Onboarding & Orientation

Professional Development Workshops

Networking Opportunities

Operations Experience

Executive Exposure

Location: 

Bangalore, KA, IN, 560066

City:  Bangalore
State:  KA
Country/Region:  IN
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  93628
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Procurement


Job Segment: Strategic Sourcing, Supply Chain, PLM, Procurement, Industrial Engineer, Operations, Management, Engineering

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