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Supply Chain Manager (Hybrid)

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

The Customer Supply Chain Manager is responsible for a key HM customer. The position requires interaction with customer service teams, material planners, sales & marketing, others SC functions etc. There will be close contact with customers to follow up on their business expectations. Defining supply chain process standards, setting up logistics processes together with the Customer Investigation Team and all relevant TE departments/ functions.

Job Responsibilities & Qualifications


  • Strategic partnering with key customers’ in Sales, Legal, Finance, Logistics, Transportation, Supply Chain, Service solutions, S&OP etc
  • Close Collaboration with Sales & S&OP Team to improve customer relation and forecasting behaviour
  • Manage customer specific logistics & collaboration projects
  • Derive logistics solutions aligning customer expectations and TE limitations  
  • Drive Maturity Roadmap and transformation into prescriptive mode 
  • Identify inter-project dependencies and complexities
  • Define appropriate logistics standards to prepare and analyse reports on contract compliance
  • Negotiate line stop costs with customers
  • Support Customer Supply Chain Investigation team to develop supply chain standards for the customer interface and supply chain (forecasting, order processing to final shipment)
  • Drive cost and service improvement programs for the customer supply chain
  • Close tracking of delivery and inventory performance in the ADC´s, same as towards Customers and ensure improvement actions are taken and implemented
  • preparation of Management decks for customer visits – key partner for sales teams
  • Develop customers and TE liability



  • Bachelor/master’s degree, preferably in logistics/supply chain
  • More than 5-year experience in supply chain positions, preferably optimization of customer related supply chain processes 
  • Proven track record of supply chain improvements and successful customer projects
  • Experience in working with ERP systems and other IT systems at customer interface, e.g. EDI
  • Good communication skills, able to build customer relations and win customers for own ideas
  • Strong strategical, conceptual and analytical skills, problem-solving skills, pragmatic approach (80/20) 
  • Method Competence, self-reliant and assertiveness
  • SAP, MS Excel
  • Solid in English, written and spoken. 
  • 20-30 % travel willingness
  • Hybrid model possibility (remote work up to 3 days per week)


  • Experience in a Manager position
  • Experience in automotive Industry
  • Experience in sales related functions, e.g. account management, customer service etc.
  • Leadership skills


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

Evora, 07, PT, 7000-000

City:  Evora
State:  07
Country/Region:  PT
Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  73527
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Manufacturing

Job Segment: Supply Chain, Logistics, Supply Chain Manager, Supply, Compliance, Operations, Legal

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