Rockwell Automation, the world's largest company dedicated to industrial automation, employs about 22,000 individuals globally, makes its customers more productive and the world more sustainable.
Throughout the world, our flagship Allen-Bradley® and Rockwell Software® product brands are recognized for innovation and excellence, and serves customers in more than 80 countries worldwide.
When you choose Rockwell Automation, you join talented employees who have helped us establish our leadership position in the automation industry over the past century.
You join a diverse, inclusive and global community with a passion for innovation. A place where you can partner with great minds and inspiring people.
As much as we focus on our customers, we know our employees are key to our success and future. Helping you develop a rewarding career is a top priority.
Because when you succeed, we succeed.
Oversees and manages overall supply chain and logistics operations to maximize efficiency and minimize cost of organization's supply chain.
Collaborate with multiple-functional managers to plan and execute on the development of a 3rd party suppliers and services subcontractors to ensure that project / department milestones / goals are met and adhering to approved budgets.
Develop key strategic relationships with Latin America suppliers to support the Systems and Solutions Business delivery group for assembly sourcing, manufacturing, procurement, logistics and supply chain strategies.
This position requires a close working relationship and collaboration with the global strategic sourcing, quality, application center managers, project managers, proposal managers and business unit operation leaders in strategy formulation and supplier / vendor selection.
Key Responsibilities :
Develop the sourcing and supply strategy for engineered-to-order products portfolio. The sourcing strategy will drive the continuous improvement of Rockwell’s Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) for the assigned vendors / products.
Assess the current organization and skills and establish a plan to transform the organization through skill building, motivation and upgrades.
Develop performance objectives and conduct quarterly reviews with manager. In addition, participate in career planning and development discussions for leader and high potential professionals, and assume a mentoring relationship with high-potential professionals.
Skills, Knowledge, Experience and Education
Education and ExperienceDesired qualifications : Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business, or other technical fieldMinimum of 5 years’ experience working in strategic sourcing in a projects and / or industrial environmentMinimum of 3 years management experiencePossess knowledge of Project Management and contracts negotiation.
Proficient in Microsoft Office, knowledge in SAP or IFS.Possess well rounded knowledge in supply chain, materials planning and logistics.
Minimum of 30% (domestic and international) travel requiredAdvanced English LevelPortuguese / Spanish (depending on the position's location)Communications skillsAble travel 30% timeProven leadership and change management skills to drive improvements.
High energy, driven and enthusiastic about opportunities to establish new approaches to reduce TCOOutstanding negotiation skills.
Demonstrated experience and results in driving process improvement and change across a global organizationAbility to identify complex problems and review related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
Ability to develop people and collaborate with peers.
Control Products and Solutions
Sales, Services, and Solutions
Over centuries, the world has evolved and advanced. New innovations change how we work. How we live. How things get made.
The next industrial evolution is here a new test of intelligence for humans and machines. Where breakthroughs are hard won and success requires sifting through overwhelming data for insights, clarity and confidence.
Rather than fearing change, we embrace its possibilities. We know how to connect the imaginations of people with the potential of machines to make the world work better.
More intelligent. More connected. More productive.
We stand with the problem solvers, the builders, the makers, the innovators because we belong to that community. And we stand ready to lead the way.
At Rockwell Automation, we are expanding human possibility.