Partner Manager - Contract Manufacturing

Job Description

Charged up and ready to roll!

The World is facing huge challenges with approx. 10 billion people by 2050 worldwide and more than 70% are living in cities. To provide a balanced and healthy life for all of us the decarbonization is a solution.

Therefore, eMobility Infrastructure needs to grow > 30%. We will provide the end-to-end charging solutions for multiple customer applications. We offer intelligent energy management systems which can combine EV charging infrastructure with battery storage systems and renewable energy generation. We’ll give you the opportunity to really make a difference. So, what are you waiting for? Take your next career step with us.

Position Overview

Within the newly formed SI E-Mobility, Siemens is seeking a qualified candidate for the role of Partner Manager, Contract Manufacturing. Supply Chain management represents a key facet of the Siemens overall solution and growth plan for E-Mobility within the corporate strategy of Vision 2020+. The role will be responsible for coordinating across external manufacturing facilities to ensure proper delivery of end solutions for customers.

The role will report directly to the head of SCM Global Ops – North America. Main responsibility is managing cross functional teams in SI E and at partner factory to assure On-Time Delivery of quality product to our customers. This includes leading efforts to assure quality forecasting (via S&OP), supply chain readiness, process establishment, factory configuration control, capacity implementation and quality systems; to insure manufacturing readiness for Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE). In addition, the partner manager will work with the procurement organization to establish standard costs for products. Key factors for a successful candidate include the ability to achieve 94% on-time delivery to customers, meet customer’s quality expectation and maintain product’s standard costs. The role covers contract manufacturing operations in the Philippines. Travel is expected to vary between 40% - 60%

Key Responsibilities:

Order Fulfillment

  • New Product Introduction
    • Enable Seamless Interface between R&D and Partner factory to support DFX reviews
    • Manage drawing reviews between Engineering and Factory
    • Transition part/product requirements from Eng to manufacturing partner for production
    • Ensure @ scale capital and production planning to support ramp in
    • Development of RMA processes in conjunction with customer support
  • Sustainability
    • Manage sustaining engineering requirement for mature projects
    • Drive cost reduction activities to insure competitive edge
    • Drive problem solving initiatives and bring about timely and effective resolutions
    • On-time delivery target is met
  • Supplier base for all eMobility businesses
    • Forecast accuracy to support
      • Via S&OP meeting with cross functional SI E teams
      • Manage order growth
    • Support procurement with supplier framework contract
    • Develop and execute strategy for supply chain localization / optimization
    • Consolidation analysis to support economies of scale
      • Core competence analysis and best fit selection
        • External manufacturing partners
        • Lower tier suppliers
      • Investments externally to support growth

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in engineering from an accredited 4 year university. (Advanced degree in engineering a strong plus)
  • 5+ years of direct project management experience in manufacturing / Logistics working with captive or contract manufacturing. 
  • Experience in renewable marketplace (solar, storage, E-Mobility) is a plus
  • Prior experience in supporting of new manufacturing sites and ability to develop suppliers
  • Very strong cross functional management skills; ability to lead without authority
  • Must be willing and able to travel up to 50%
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team and multi-cultural environment

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the Philippines or United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the Philippines or United States. 

Why Siemens? In addition to an incredible career opportunity, we offer:

- A competitive base salary

- Excellent health/vision/dental plans, matching 401K, life insurance and flexible PTO per regional policy.

- Extensive training along with career development.

We aim to hire top talent and arm them with the opportunity to make top dollar. Siemens is a great place to have a career in a growing business. We are proud that when people join Siemens, they rarely leave, as shown with our low turnover.


Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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