9 months ago
Senior Manager, Commodity Management (Machining Commodity Group)
Business Unit UTC Aerospace Systems
Job ID 52913BR Date posted 08/28/City Remote City
UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS) is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technologically advanced aerospace and defense products. We design, manufacture and service systems and components and provide integrated solutions for commercial, regional, business and military aircraft, helicopters and other platforms. We are also a major supplier to international space programs.
The Supply Chain Commodity team has an opportunity within the Machining Commodity Group.
Seeking a dynamic individual and an effective leader, who will report directly to the Manager Commodity Management for Machining, to work within a highly metricized group in leading the overall Machining Commodity team within the UTAS Supply Chain Management organization.
This job will manage all core commodity management activities for Machining for the INT business within UTAS. The Commodity Manager demonstrates an advanced understanding of the UTC aerospace business and plays a key role in interfacing with the UTC internal and external customers to lead, coordinate, and implement strategic activities. This leader represents and works directly with upper management and supervises a team of supply chain professionals. This individual is responsible for mentoring and supervising supply chain aspects associated within their work group, and may be assigned additional procurement responsibilities. Specific responsibilities include delegating, empowering, and developing team members, creation and communication of part family SSRB, successful negotiation of long term agreements, execution of commodity savings plan, and escalated expediting as required. Additional responsibilities include negotiation and execution of forward stocking locations with identified suppliers.
The candidate must understand and meet the stringent cost and performance targets of the organization. Focus will be on LTA Penetration, LCS Penetration, Supplier Aggregation, Supplier Performance, Employee Development and overall Cost Reduction. This role will require communication with executive management and other key stakeholders to resolve problems and provide strategic solutions. The candidate for this role will be responsible for ensuring coordination and alignment with the overall objectives and activities of UTC strategies for the same commodities. Familiarity with Standard roll and PPV is a big plus.
The highly motivated team player filling this position will have the opportunity to network with program management, module centers, spares management, executive management and the external supply base at large.
Qualification: 7+ year’s minimum experience in Operations/Supply Chain/Procurement or related area with a continued proven track record of performance achievement and growth. Prior team leadership experience is a must.
Supply Chain systems experience with JDE, SAP, and analytical experience preferred.
Proficiency and experience with MS Excel, PowerPoint and databases is also preferred.
Education: Bachelor Degree in Operations, Supply Chain, Engineering, or Business related discipline. An advanced graduate degree in a related field is a plus.
United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.