VP Supply Chain

FSR Search is currently recruiting for a VP Supply Chain for a leading technology company.

The Supply Chain VP will work with other areas of the business to improve operational ability to deliver quality parts on time and increase key supplier capabilities

Key Responsibility Areas

o Develop and Implement Material Storage, Handling and Shipping Processes including Return to Vendor (RTV) that Optimizes Business performance and comply
with contractual, financial and legislative requirements
o Ensure that Material acquisition processes are efficient and effective and that improvement plans are implemented where necessary
o Implement effective cross-functional Supplier Reviews in support of Supplier Improvement
o Develop and implement supply chain strategies for improvement, Capability enhancement and Growth Readiness
o Ensure compliance with Life Cycle management
o Develop and implement effective people development plans to ensure the functional skillset meets the business needs
o Ensures adequate resource is available to meet the business needs

Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge Required

o A professional understanding of domain specific markets, products, customers and suppliers.
o A high degree of knowledge of functional specific and business processes. Have a sound understanding of Supplier Development principles, tools and techniques.
o Requires technical training to degree standard, professional qualification and/or significant domain experience.
o The ability to create beneficial relationships with cross functional colleagues, customers and suppliers.
o Ability to influence internal and external stakeholders, to resolve conflict and provide value, using data and analysis to support line of reasoning.