Rockwell Collins Supply Chain / Program Manager in Shanghai, China
The Supply Chain/Program Manager will support and contribute towards the success corporate LCC for efficient and effective execution of various finite projects as well as managing and developing LCC supply base for delivery, quality and cost competiveness.
Define opportunities for supply chain rationalization to improve QCD metric LCC sourcing
Support new product introduction in LCC supply base.
Create and execute project plans, including revisions where necessary to meet changing needs and requirements
Identify and manage project dependencies and critical paths
Work with Engineering, Quality and Manufacturing Team to ensure that the projects under your responsibility are resourced appropriately
Manage day-to-day operational aspects of each project
Pro-actively manage changes in project scope, identify potential risks and devise mitigation actions
Ensure clear communication to and with all project stakeholders on an on-going basis
Support/ lead cost reduction initiatives for supply chain competiveness
Generate a focus on supply base management and development while delivering internal objectives corporate and other stakeholders
Support purchasing team directly, leveraging one relationship with suppliers
Evaluate all aspects of the suppliers to identify opportunities and implement strategies in the areas of on time delivery, risk mitigation, operational efficiency and cost reductions.
Responsible for OTD, capacity, business trend, cost reduction activities, commercial topics as well as regular reporting to stakeholders.
Continuously communicates forecast/demand information to supply base ensuring capacity is secured
Drives innovation and a focus on continuous improvement in the supply chain organization
Any other reasonable duties
Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or university in Engineering or an equivalent combination of formal education, on-the-job training, and/or work experience.
Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience
Practical knowledge of one or more operation controls principles (supply chain management, project scheduling, job cost control, change management, risk management and earned value).
Hands on understanding of project management principles.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with internal stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
Detail oriented with ability to work in a fast paced environment.
Ability to define problems, to collect data, to establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.