Vice President of Procurement (Crofton)

Commscope in Crofton, NE

  • Industry: Executive Management - Procurement/Supply Chain
  • Type: Full Time
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Title: Vice President of Procurement
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Due to growth and customer demand, we are recruiting for a Vice President of Procurement to join our team in Richardson, Texas.
JOB SUMMARY:
The VP, Procurement is a key leadership role tasked with driving CommScope to world class performance in sourcing and procurement. The organizational structure for procurement assets is centralized under this executive, built around three (3) global business teams to achieve maximum material leverage. The organization utilizes structured, fact-based supplier selection processes, synchronization of customer demand with supply, development of deep supplier partnerships, and incorporation of sourcing and suppliers into the product development process. This role delivers a world class supply base which is tightly integrated into the business units creating a sustained competitive advantage for CommScope in overall cost, flexibility, quality, and technology.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITES:
* Primarily responsible for defining overall strategic direction for planning, organizing, leading, measuring, and analyzing the sourcing and procurement of direct materials globally for CommScope with total global direct / indirect spend of approximately $5 billion annually.
* Responsibility for approximately 165 procurement & operations associates globally inclusive of a broader Global Procurement Company based in Hong Kong. Additionally, the VP Procurement will oversee 400+ suppliers.
* Leading the sourcing and procurement of direct materials and third-party manufacturing services globally across the company, including strategy, planning, demand balancing, sourcing, contracting, procurement, and supplier evaluation, assuring the most effective delivery of material requirements to assure timely delivery of products to the market.
* Minimizing capital, including material cost (direct and indirect) and inventory. This requires strategic insight and significant communication and coordination across all CommScope functions (including Sales, Service, Product Engineering, and Manufacturing).
* Being a change agent leader, driving the cultural transformation necessary to achieve world class performance by the organization. Providing strategic and tactical leadership while evaluating current talent levels, upgrading where necessary, and developing the overall skills and capabilities of the team.
* Position is located in the US and will report to the SVP Global Operations.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
* Completed Bachelor's Degree required and master's preferred.
* Ten (10) plus years of demonstrated Procurement leadership success in the electronics industry.
* Excellent verbal, written communication and presentation skills.
* Excellent organizational skills.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
* Management of at least $500 million - $1 billion direct/indirect spend.
* Demonstrated ability to analyze supplier risk and supply continuity given today's economic situation.
* Track record of defining sourcing and cost saving strategies and delivering committed results against targets.
* Results-oriented leadership of the team and function to achieve business objectives.
* Strong organizational leadership and focus on talent selection and development, operational alignment and process simplification.
* Demonstrated ability to build and leverage effective relationships with senior leadership, business, engineering and product groups, sales teams, customers, suppliers and other stakeholders.
* Ability to travel globally to meet with supply base and teams.
It is the policy of CommScope to provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all individuals based on merit, qualifications and abilities. CommScope does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, age or any other characteristics as protected by law. Furthermore, this contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities.
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Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth
Job Segment: Procurement, Engineer, Executive, VP, Product Development, Operations, Engineering, Management, Research
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* Completed Bachelor's Degree required and master's preferred. * Ten (10) plus years of demonstrated Procurement leadership success in the electronics industry. * Excellent verbal, written communication and presentation skills. * Excellent organizational skills. ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: * Management of at least $500 million - $1 billion direct/indirect spend. * Demonstrated ability to analyze supplier risk and supply continuity given today's economic situation. * Track record of defining sourcing and cost saving strategies and delivering committed results against targets. * Results-oriented leadership of the team and function to achieve business objectives. * Strong organizational leadership and focus on talent selection and development, operational alignment and process simplification. * Demonstrated ability to build and leverage effective relationships with senior leadership, business, engineering and product groups, sales teams, customers, suppliers and other stakeholders. * Ability to travel globally to meet with supply base and teams.


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