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Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Supply Chain Managers are responsible for the timely, cost-effective procurement, inventory control, planning and quality control of production materials. They ensure the availability of materials in the supply chain, as scheduled, and the maintenance of inventory at the established levels. They coordinate and integrate the flow of materials and information among suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and customers, identifying opportunities for improving efficiency, effectiveness and capabilities of the supply chain. Resources are focused on continuous improvement of the movement of materials through production processes, and the establishment of key performance metrics and benchmarks to monitor actual performance against goals.

What your background should look like:

•    Responsible for assessing supplier capabilities to ensure supplier is able to reach the level of performance, capability and capacity required to meet our business needs.
•    Will also work with the assigned SQE to help identify and resolve any quality issues with targeted supplier.
•    This position will teach suppliers on how to work with TE TEOA Tools (Supplier Portal access, TE procedures, DPA & DLT, Standard Tools, etc).
•    Coach new team members on how to work within TE guidelines (portal access, e-procurement tool usage, TE procedures, etc.).
•    Work with Commodity Managers and Strategic Sourcing Specialists to manage supplier relationship within Monthly performance reviews and Quarterly business reviews.
•    Work as support for various TE manufacturing sites, focusing on how supplied material impacts the business unit strategy in term of availability and inventory.
•    Monitor and communicate key supplier performance metrics.
•    Engage with Sourcing and Development teams to plan and execute Supplier Town Hall meeting.

•    Motivated individual with the ability to learn quickly and work in a self-directed work environment with minimal supervision.
•    Ability to take ownership of actions and lead to closure. Strong project management skills.
•    A clear communicator who can speak and present confidently to a diverse audience, including senior management.
•    Technically competent to interface with Manufacturing, Engineering, Purchasing, Materials, Supply / Demand Management as well as all levels within the Supplier’s organization.
•    Fluent in English; reading, writing, and speaking English language.
•    Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited university in Engineering, Operations, Procurement, Supply Chain, or other related disciplines.
•    Proficient with MS-Office and SAP products.
•    Experience with Procurement, Strategic Sourcing or Supply Chain fields.
•    Practical Problem Solving, 8D, 5 why, Fishbone experience.
•    Certified Supply Chain Professional (APICS) is a plus.
•    Certified AS9100 Auditor or similar Quality Management System Understanding of Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP), Process Failure Mode Effects Analysis (PFMEA), Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) is a plus.
•    Willingness to travel and interact proactively with TE manufacturing site personnel and suppliers (up to 50%).


Values: Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation


State:  BCN
Country/Region:  MX
Travel:  50% to 75%
Requisition ID:  102598
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Manufacturing

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