Supply Chain Manager NPI
Supply Chain
Full Time
Hong Kong, China
1970-01-01

Sitting within the Global Operations function, Global Sourcing Operations (GSO) is an organization managing the Sourcing, Project Leadership, Quality and Supply Chain for a broad scope of Sourced OEM Products including but not limited to Home Comfort, Food Preparation, Food Preservation, Wine Appliances, Fabric Care, Dish Care, Water Care, Floor Care and Small Domestics Appliances for the APAC, Middle East Africa, Europe, North America and Latin America regions.

Within the GSO structure there is an opportunity for the position of Supply Chain Manager NPI. As a SCM NPI, you will be responsible to lead and drive the new projects (EMA/HC&SDA) focusing on Supply Chain, Logistics and Manufacturing and link to PMO, CXO teams and PLs. The candidate should ensure that Electrolux continues to leverage on economies of scale, making use of existing best practices and ensuring operational excellence.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Facilitate the product launching focusing on Supply Chain and Logistics operations
  • Keep updated with production of new products from project planning to its production and deliveries
  • Ensure that product schedules are followed during its development
  • Work closely with other department from Manufacturing, Quality Assurance, Logistics, Planning and others
  • Conduct meetings with suppliers to improve the new products.
  • Work closely in all daily operations together with the team, actively participate into the daily work providing support and guidance in all operational issues
  • Ensure that common processes are being followed
  • Aim to deliver the best KPI performance
  • Assure the timely weekly and monthly reporting
  • Deliver agreed upon KPI metrics to support Sectors’ achieving targeted revenue, margin and growth objectives
  • Participate in the budget process, actively monitor the costs and ensure that the budget for traveling and other costs will not be exceeded
  • Work closely with the Senior management team and other functional leaders to support operational activities
  • Work closely with the local Supply Chain teams in the sectors to support their activities and to ensure adequate resource planning and allocation
  • Drive the communication, weekly and monthly calls with the sector including personal participation in the calls
  • Develop, implement, monitor and continuously improve the operations and process
  • Help internal teams to understand the needs of other groups and use business and technical expertise to develop collaborative solutions

Minimum Qualification

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Business Management, Engineering or Operations Management.
  • Experience of working in a multinational environment responsible for processes in Supply Chain, Logistics or Production related functions
  • Strong knowledge of logistics and Supply Chain management requirements at each phase of development and manufacturing process cycle
  • Knowledge of OEM/ODM industry and have broad exposure to demand planning, production planning, manufacturing and analysis
  • Documented Supply Chain experience dealing with Asian manufacturers, responsible for shipping products on a regional or global bases
  • Experience in all logistical functions (drayage, ocean, customs, etc.)
  • Diverse management experience preferred
  • Proven team leadership, coaching and people development skills
  • Work experience in a multicultural environment, awareness and understanding of cultural differences

Energy:

  • Strong drive and energy by continuously striving to deliver results with good quality
  • Engages and inspires self and others to exceed expectations by setting clear objectives and direction
  • High ambition to drive self and business forward while taking calculated risks and being resilient during setbacks

Openness:

  • Good communication skills to encourage and promote cross-collaboration, diversity and networking to create greater business success
  • Ability to create strong teams, build bridges between different functional areas and create good relations with suppliers

Agility:

  • Analyzes and adapts easily to ambiguous situations while having a composed and solution focused mindset
  • Exercises good judgement and decision making and able to work independently

Growth:

  • Innovative in proposing new ideas and approaches to solving problems
  • Curious about new ways of working and challenges current practices
  • Strong desire for continuous learning and actively seeking feedback to improve
  • Willing to travel as required by business needs
  • Available for emails and calls outside of usual working hours

Required languages:
English: Fluent

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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'