Job SummaryDevelop and implement supply chain strategies and optimize the overall cost of materials.Essential Duties & Responsibilities Develop and implement Jabil Supply Chain (SCM) strategies Develop supply base and supply chain strategies for Business Unit Strategic materials Collaborate with Jabil Commodity Management to identify and develop suppliers for Jabil Strategic status Influence customer’s supply chain strategies to leverage those of Jabil.
Initiate RFQ activity with Material Quotation Analysts (MQAs), analyze the results and make recommendations to the customer that justify AML / sourcing changes to Jabil Strategic and BU Strategic Suppliers.
Improve sourcing options and maximize cost efficiency by working with Jabil’s internal resources and production facilities, as well as the customer’s engineering and procurement staff, to incorporate Jabil qualified and / or strategic suppliers on the customer’s Approved Manufacturer’s List (AML) Assist the Business Unit Manager in securing customer authorization for additional expenses such as premiums on materials, freight and / or tooling charges incurred on the customer’s behalf in expanding the AML to include Jabil’s strategic suppliers Communicate Jabil expectations to the suppliers.
Conduct supplier audit / visits, certifications, and performance reviews to develop and continuously improve supply base.
Obtain feedback from Material Planners on supplier’s delivery, quality and service performance. Lead efforts to improve Jabil SCM initiatives and strategies Act as a mentor for the NPI Team in all areas of procurement practices Optimize overall cost of materials Work with Materials Quotation Analysts (if applicable) to quote new and existing materials.
Requote and negotiate to capitalize on cost reduction opportunities as appropriate given market conditions. Train, mentor and lead the work direction of support staff (if applicable) Make sourcing decisions based on overall cost and benefit including price, duty, freight, flexibility, service, performance, quality, and terms & conditions Negotiate terms and conditions that protect the best interests of Jabil and its customers, including liability terms, special stocking arrangements, and other agreements that are outside of standard Jabil terms and conditions Ensure execution of Jabil pricing and terms & conditions agreements such as World Wide Purchasing Agreements that are negotiated and agreed to by Jabil Provide input to determine Quoted Cost to the Customer that is competitive yet maximizes the amount of MPV Continuously optimize financial performance by reducing the cost of materials and by limiting unfavorable variances Adhere to all safety and health rules and regulations associated with this position and as directed by supervisor Comply and follow all procedures within the company security policy Education & Experience Requirements Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Materials Logistics Management, or related discipline-
Five to seven years experience in electronics manufacturing and materials planning is required Certification by a related professional organization (such as APICS and NAPM) is preferred Domestic and international travel is required
Job Summary Essential Duties & Responsibilities Education & Experience Requirements