Supplier Management Professional

Job Description

Siemens Mobility Inc., Rolling Stock Division produces light rail vehicles, electric and diesel locomotives, and passenger coaches.  Due to growth, we are adding a Supplier Chain Professional to our diverse, high performing Order Management team to manage the critical and complex suppliers to ensure on time delivery of open purchase orders to support production demand. 

What you will be doing: 

• You will be responsible for data management, which comprises of analyzing raw and highly complex data from SAP using advanced excel skills.
• Will develop new reports, analyze existing reports, and monitor key performance indicators.
• Manage Siemens supplier- buyer collaboration portal as a super user. 
• Train suppliers, Siemens’ associates on the portal and act as the point of contact for the entire portal.
• Brainstorm ideas to improve the functionalities of the portal and KPIs on a high-level.
• Create data validation exceptions for identifying points of failure if any.
• Leverage deep understanding of supply chain principles and appropriate analytics techniques to identify bottlenecks and critical control points in Siemens’s supply chain.
• Collaborate with Materials Managers, Engineers, and Project Managers to understand Supply chain problems and identify opportunities for improvement. 
• Translate business problems into manageable analytics projects and execution across cross-functional teams.
• Ensure continuous supply of required and materials and communicate any supply problems which may pose a risk or impact on business operations.
• Lead purchasing activities with manufacturing, planning, sourcing, and engineering departments to solve complicated material supply issues.
• Partner with Materials Program Managers, Project Managers, and quality for un-interrupted delivery of parts for production.
• Proactively manage suppliers where delivery dates are at risk by escalating within the supplier organization to identify and evaluate opportunities to improve deliveries.

What you will need to be successful: 

• 3 to 5 years of experience in Procurement / SCM in a manufacturing environment.
• Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline – Business, Commercial, Manufacturing, or Engineering degree. Master’s preferred.
• Proficient MS Excel skills. Well versed other MS Office products (Word, PP & Outlook). 
• Tenacious and assertive driver who escalates in supplier organization as well as internally.
 We would be impressed if you are: 
• Highly proficient in SAP ERP
• Expert in advanced Excel (Macros, conditional logics and other advanced excess skills)
• Have strong technical knowledge and understanding of procurement, inventory control, and process control. 
• Experience working in manufacturing environment.

Why Siemens Mobility?

• We are # 9 On Forbes Great Places to Work List 
• Health and Wellness: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, HSA, Commuter Benefits 
• Vacation & Time Off: Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays, Personal / Sick Days, Maternity/Paternity Leave, 
• Financial & Retirement: Savings Plan, Performance Bonus for Key Roles, Merit Increases, Relocation 
• Professional Development: Tuition Reimbursement, Promote from Within, Mentor Program, Access to Online Courses, Lunch & Learns 
• Office Life: Flexible Work Hours, Diversity & Inclusion Program

Our Values

We stay at the forefront of the rail industry. We continuously improve, learning directly from those who are doing the work.
We are optimistic about change and the possibilities it brings: We welcome programmatic improvements and strategy shifts which will result in positive results for the world.
We value our people, and we support their growth and development: Our people are at the center of our work, and we support their development by finding their level of potential development through problem-solving and in collaboration with peers.
We mean what we say, and we commit to our promises: We follow through on our commitments with honesty and integrity
We do more with less: We are a lean organization serving customers who are serving communities of people.
We are principles-based, not rules-based: We make decisions based on what we believe is best for our people and the communities we serve as opposed to adhering to a prescriptive set of immovable practices.
We value diversity and strive to be inclusive in our work, both for our customer and our team members: We believe in the importance of investing in employees in alignment with our values and honoring every individual story and unique path.

Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility, Inc

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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