Supplier Performance Project Manager Featured
- Huntington Beach, California
- Job ID
- DCIS - 12494
Supplier Performance Project Manager job at Zodiac Aerospace in Huntington Beach CA
Description, duties, responsibilities
Zodiac Aerospace is a world leader in aerospace equipment and systems for commercial regional and business aircraft and for helicopters and spacecraft. It develops and manufactures state-of-the-art solutions to improve comfort and facilities on board aircraft and high-technology systems to increase aircraft performance and flight safety. Zodiac Aerospace a Safran company since February 2018 has 32500 employees worldwide and generated revenue of 5.1billion euros for its fiscal year ended August 31 2017. Zodiac Aerospace is listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange.
Safran is an international high-technology group operating in the aircraft propulsion and equipment space and defense markets. Safran has a global presence with more than 58000 employees and sales of 16.5 billion euros in 2017. Working alone or in partnership Safran holds world or European leadership positions in its core markets. Safran is listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange and is part of the CAC 40 and Euro Stoxx 50 indices.
In February 2018 Safran took control of Zodiac Aerospace significantly expanding its aircraft equipment activities. Together with Zodiac Aerospace Safran has more than 91000 employees and would have around EUR 21 billion in adjusted revenue (pro forma 2016).
Safran is ranked among the Top 100 Global Innovators by Thomson Reuters and is featured on the "Happy at work" rankings. The Group places fourth on the Universum ranking for the favorite companies of newly-qualified engineers in France.
For more information: www.safran-group.com at http://www.safran-group.com/ and www.zodiacaerospace.com at http://www.zodiacaerospace.com/ / Follow @Safran and @ZodiacAerospace on Twitter
The Zodiac growth strategy centers on three imperatives: growing company market share customer satisfaction and achieving operational excellence. This position will generate consolidated performance findings (KPIs) of suppliers to Business Unit upper Management and Branch Strategic Purchasing to identify and execute corrective actions and opportunities of improvements with underperforming suppliers.
Summary of Duties:
+ Generate consolidated performance findings (KPIs) of suppliers to BU Upper Management and Branch Strategic Purchasing to identify and execute corrective actions and opportunities of improvements with underperforming suppliers.
+ Assess new and existing supplier capabilities to meet product cost quality capacity and fulfillment ensuring suppliers are able to meet requirements for performance quality cost and delivery of components and requirements for AS9100.
+ Track supplier’s performance indicators based on scorecards and rankings to facilitate and develop the supply base’s ability to consistently meet or exceed defined expectations.
+ Manage suppliers’ adherence to the contract including stocking plan shipping and payment terms rebates and pricing agreements.
+ Lead internal 8D problem solving team related to defective purchase components. Work closely with suppliers Zodiac manufacturing plant engineering and supply chain organizations in root cause analysis and timely interim and permanent corrective actions implementation.
+ Provide leadership during investigations of major problems and or special projects focusing on developing working relationships with suppliers and the supply chain with regard to product development and procurement of parts.
+ Develop positive relationships and work closely with sourcing leaders to manage implement and track supplier/engineering design changes capacity studies and new product introductions and transfers.
+ Challenge suppliers for efficiency and cost reduction.
+ Facilitate problem solving activities that focus on continuous improvement and supplier problem prevention.
+ Work with Planners and Tactical Buyers to provide accurate forecasts to the BU Suppliers.
+ Act as a point of escalation for Supplier related operational issues affecting the BU.
+ Ensure supplier adherence to operational related contractual terms and conditions.
+ Provide technical expertise in solving technical problems associated with product supply and test facilities.
+ Lead in publishing and communicating progress against supply chain metric goals and facilitate improvements
+ Work as a liaison between suppliers and internal functions to clarify requirements eliminate confusion and improve definition of requirements.
+ Provide forecast to BUs.
+ Ensure business unit purchase orders have been created sent confirmed and cost accuracy
+ First level of SLA enforcement.
+ Participate in Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP).
+ Review Request for Quotation (RFQs) and perform cost analysis from BU.
+ Manage logistical arrangements for Pass thru items.
+ Assist in cost reporting pertaining to the BUs.
+ Ensure ERP and SLA alignment.
+ Ensure configuration management is up to date and implementation plan is clearly communicated.
+ Work in close collaboration with the IPT and systems technical integration team.
+ Manage Rate Readiness for development programs (deliverable to program management).
+ Education: BA in Materials or Business (preferred) or equivalent education or experience.
+ Experience: 5 years experience in Supply Chain or Materials Management. Program management is a plus
+ Organized and adaptable to priority changes.
+ Ability to manage projects with multi-functional team identify and recommend resources identify potential issues/risks etc.
+ Ability to produce accurate and reliable reports and data
+ Computer Skills: Microsoft Office Excel VBA desired.
+ Other Skills: analytical detailed oriented systematic and dependable. Good communication skills are also required.
+ Fluent communication in English is mandatory. Additional languages are a plus.
+ Strong written and verbal business communications abilities must be comfortable delivering information to all levels of the organization including senior leadership.
+ Self-starter with ability to drive improvement meet timeliness and objectives
+ All employees have an affirmative duty to protect and maintain the confidentiality of Zodiac Aerospace’s products.
+ As business conditions change it is necessary that all employees productively react and handle other essential tasks as assigned now or in the future.
+ Tasks may vary slightly based on products produced at division.
+ Duties listed above are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities required. The company may modify responsibilities as needed to meet business and organizational needs.
1. Does require fluent communication in English.
2. Employment status is full-time.
3. Traveling may be required.
4. Protracted or irregular hours may be required.
5. Relocation to another facility may be required.
The above declarations are not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities of the job described nor are they intended to be such a listing of the skills and abilities required to do the job rather they are intended only to describe the general nature of the job.
Zodiac Aerospace | Cabin and Structures is an “at-will” employer which means that employment is at the mutual consent of both the employee and the employer and may be terminated at will for any reason with or without cause at any time during your employment with the Company. No one other than the President of the Company can enter into an agreement of employment for a specified period of time or make any agreement or representation contrary to this policy. Further any such agreement must be in writing and signed by the President of the Company.
Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Statement
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ID: DCIS - 12494
Zodiac Aerospace Company Overview
You experience Zodiac Aerospace each time you step aboard an aircraft. You experience Zodiac Aerospace each time you step aboard an aircraft. We design and manufacture products for your comfort and your safety. Our inventions are everywhere: economy, business and first class seats, food & beverage trolleys, oxygen masks, evacuation slides, inflight entertainment systems, VIP interiors, avionics systems (electrical, fuel etc.) and so much more! By joining us, you become part of a world leader in aviation, and provide the travelers of the world with an award winning and safe environment. At Zodiac Aerospace, you will have the opportunity to contribute your talents within a market leader who is constantly evolving toward operational excellence. Whether you work in Asia, Africa, the Americas or Europe, you will find Zodiac Aerospace embodies respect, humility, realism and an entrepreneurship spirit. These values shapes our culture and guide all our actions and decisions. Are you someone who thrives on pioneering change and making a difference? Then be part of the change and join us. We look forward to welcoming you aboard. Zodiac Aerospace, SHARE THE ADVENTURE & SHAPE THE FUTURE.