Responsibility Level :
Responsiblefor leading the Supply Chain functions within Middle America includingProcurement, Logistics & Distribution for Colombia, Porto Rico, Peru, CostaRica and Medley Offices.
Accountable tosupport the Buildings business needs throughout the region.Networks withbroader regional and global team for coordination of business wide synergies onpurchasing processes, preferred suppliers, scaled agreements, logisticsnetwork, effective control processes, and other opportunities.
Also serves as arelationship manager and single point of contact for all Mid America IntegratedSupply Chain issues related to the country.
Principle Duties :
oOverall order managementprocess, through the Customer Service Department, resulting ininternal / external customer satisfaction.
oInventory improvementefforts for finished goods and service parts which meets both customer serviceneeds and turn goal objectives.
oWarehouses, includingstrategic decisions about footprint (locations) and in-house vs. outsourcing.
oInternational freight andcustoms brokerage
oLeading strategic actionplanning for purchasing.
oSupplier selection andsourcing, including effective supplier assessment and risk rating of suppliersto proactively address business risk.
oDeveloping effectivecommodity category strategies.
oDeveloping and achievingsavings plan with regional concurrence and alignment.
o100% Savings validation withinternal business partners.
oOptimizing supply chainstrategies to achieve lowest cost for highest value service, considering totalcost approach.
oLeveraging ideas and bestpractices across regions and divisions
oEngagement with sales,engineering and other business functions, and suppliers to bring innovation tothe business for business processes, service and product offerings.
oResolution of supplierissues, with appropriate input of internal business partners.
oEfficient and effectivebusiness processes, including electronic purchasing tools and invoiceprocesses.