New Product Development Supply Chain Leader in Marengo, IL at Thomson Industries, Inc

Date Posted: 9/8/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Support New Product development with supplier selection and development. Properly manage suppliers on boarding to ensure quality and cost savings as well as include rationalization of the supply base and establishment of goals for cost, quality, delivery and inventory. This position has a major impact on the company’s ability to successfully launch new products on time and within budget, as well as meet quality, cost and delivery objectives. Customer satisfaction, ability to secure future programs, and overall reputation is greatly affected by their performance.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Implement APQP process to drive 90% FPY on FAI’s
  • Responsible for supplier selection on new product and supplier performance management
  • Manage TG workbook and Wrike schedule for all supply Chain functions
  • Manage all quoting activities and conduct bidding events where appropriate
  • Identify, lead, and implement NPD sourcing process improvements both internally and at suppliers
  • Establishes procurement standards and policies for new products, as well as manage key vendor relationships
  • Develop and implement strategic sourcing strategies for global supplier base for new products
  • Contract management and supplier performance reviews for new vendors and vendors key to new product launches

 

The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Requirements

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree plus five [5] years relevant experience in Supply Chain Management
  • Demonstrated experience negotiating with and developing suppliers
  • High sense of urgency, highly driven to win and break through barriers rather than using them as excuses
  • Highly organized and able to handle multiple projects
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Experience with Lean Manufacturing and application to Supply Chain Management
  • Excellent Project Management Skills
  • Strong with Microsoft Excel, Word & Powerpoint
  • Knowledge of Oracle 11i
  • Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain good working relationships
  • Willingness to travel to other sites to support NPD launches
  • Fluent in English - Good verbal and written communications skills

EEO Statement: The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. If you have a disability and need assistance accessing or using this website to apply for a position, you can request assistance by sending an email to assistance@altramotion.com.