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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

This position is part of the ICT (Industrial & Commercial Transportation) Integrated Supply Chain organization. The candidate will work cross-functionally to drive multi-year strategies and accelerate business improvement opportunities within the supply base including strategic and tactical initiatives. The candidate will work across the Integrated Supply Chain team to address gaps and provide solutions for critical commodity. Critical to this role will be exceeding established goals in inventory, productivity, quality and delivery. 

•    Work with the supplier quality, engineering and supply chain functions to develop these suppliers to support ICT requirements. 
•    Achieve critical annual procurement KPIs (Delivery, quality, productivity, Inventory, low cost localization, payment terms, VMI, lead-time reduction, others).
•    Drive VA/VE activities with engineering, quality and suppliers to achieve cost reductions and quality improvements.
•    Support the TEOA-P initiatives and Star Level attainment for the region and business unit.
•    Assure results are delivered compliant with TE policies and procedures.
•    Provide timely and complete responses to various corporate, segment, business unit and functional support requirements
•    Foster an environment of open collaboration with all functions of ICT as may be required to advance operations and Integrated Supply Chain performance. 

What your background should look like:

•    Demonstrate track record that demonstrates ability to achieve desired results
•    Strong people & organizational leadership skills. Person of true convictions, willing to stand up for those convictions; able to communicate, reinforce and coach/counsel others on those convictions, unafraid of change / improvement
•    Business acumen, strong communication and negotiation skills, leadership, creative, presentation skills, patient, influencing skills, results driven, action oriented, comfortable with ambiguity 
•    Show a track record of achieving critical annual KPIs (delivery, quality, productivity, inventory) and driving improvement in leading indicators (TEBIT pipeline, parts on contract/VMI, etc.)
•    Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering or Supply Chain.  Masters is preferred
•    At least 3-5 years of relevant Supply Chain/Procurement experience 
•    Strong understanding of operational issues (Kanban, JIT, Kaizen, 5S, VA / VE, Lean)
•    Travel up to 10-25% of time
•    SAP experience
•    good a Japanese and English 


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


State:  14
Country/Region:  JP
Travel:  25% to 50%
Requisition ID:  90545
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Procurement

Job Segment: Strategic Sourcing, Supply Chain, Procurement, Quality Engineer, Engineer, Operations, Engineering

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