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Supply Chain Process Improvement Manager (m/f/d)

Job Posting Title: Supply Chain Process Improvement Manager (m/f/d) 

Job Code: 30003084   
Segment: INDUSTRIAL SOLUTIONS (50127625) 
Business Unit: TE ENERGY (10000200) 
Building: Tyco Electronics Raychem GmbH (RP8) 
Band/Level: 4 
Hiring Manager: NADEGE MAGNIEN 
Recruiter: Inken Diederich 
Relocation: No 
Travel: 50% to 75% 
Employee Referral Amount:  
Education Experience: Bachelors Degree (High School +4 years) 
Employment Experience: 7-10 years 

Company Information

TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $14 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.

Job Overview
TE Connectivity's Continuous Improvement Teams design and implement programs and projects to improve products, services, or processes aligned with business strategies. They coach teams; establish program performance metrics; and establish process excellence supports.
What your background should look like:

This position contributes to increase ECE performance and reduce cost and inventory within the supply chain by improving Material Replenishment and Flow, standardizing key processes, removing the roadblocks and creating an action-biased culture of continuous improvement

Working with the local Supply Chain managers, he / she will be responsible to drive continuous improvement using lean tools such as VSM, Kanban, RCA, bottleneck analysis, PFEP.


Qualified candidates will have experience in some lean tools, knowledge of ERP system and strong team work skills. APICS certification will be differentiating factor


Organizational alignment/reporting line:

This position reports to the EMEA Supply Chain manager.


Responsibilities and Qualifications


Key Tasks:

Collect and analyze data to identify key GPL for the region and for each plant. Drive Value Stream Mapping to deeply understand flow of source of demand and components supply, identify inefficient flow and bottlenecks; Co-work with regional supply chain and S&OP team to drive cost reduction and efficiency improvement by removing bottlenecks and optimizing supply flow.


Drive ATO and Kanban implementation and cross region common components pool creation, reduce external & internal customer replenish lead-time, contribute to TE ACCLT & STR improvement.



Train & provide support to EMEA plant SC & material planning on products wheel creation & EPEI tool implementation, evaluate demand and capacity of critical production process, improve the accuracy of parts level replenishment lead-time and production lot size.


Investigate the way of SAP utilization in different plants, standardize planning process, improve planning efficiency by better using / enhancing SAP.


Establish sustainable processes to review key planning parameters and provide audit, drive improvement of planning master data management in all EMEA plant.


Based on fundamental process of MRP type and SS review to drive inventory & PFO reduction. Work with EMEA plant and other sales regions to transfer and rebalance inventory to reduce PFO & obsoletes.


Run kaizen event to drive rapid changes


Regularly audit current practices to challenge the teams, bring awareness to make sure that change and continuous improvement become mindset


Key Performance Measurements:



- Inventory turn & PFO



Key Qualifications, Experiences and Knowledge:

- Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain, Logistics, Business or Engineering

and first years related experience in Lean manufacturing, Material Management, Logistics functions

- On hand experience of lean manufacturing and Material replenishment and flow

- Skilled in data management, Excel, ERP system

- Strong Project Management & Communication Skills

- Ability to influence others at all levels of the organization through collaboration

- Exhibits, drives and communicates a clear understanding of desired results

- Has clear vision and demonstrates the ability to learn, develop and deploy new ideas

- Can motivate/influence others to change

Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

Ottobrunn, BY, DE, 85521

Travel:  50% to 75%
Requisition ID:  51260
Alternative Locations: 

Job Segment: Supply Chain Manager, Business Process, Supply Chain, Supply, Engineer, Operations, Management, Engineering

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