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Title:  Manager, Procurement

Req ID:  74042
Location: 

Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico, 22643

CommScope is a global innovator in broadband technology. Our team collaborates with leading Service and Content Providers to build entertainment and communication solutions that are personalized and mobile. At CommScope, we are constantly redefining connectivity to power a smarter, simpler, more connected world. CommScope customers include service providers (cable, broadband, telco, satellite), commercial verticals, small enterprises, and the people they serve. We win when our customers win…and that drives everything we do!

We are seeking to add a Procurement Manager to our team in Tijuana, BC.

 

How You'll Help us Connect The World

 

Strategic Sourcing Managers have overall responsibility for supporting the site procurement teams across CommScope facilities or dedicated sites with the development of supply chain strategies that are aligned with the needs of the BU and Operations teams, driving a consistent approach to procurement that shares standard methodology. Ensures that the supply base is being proactively handled in terms of performance as well as identifying risk in the supply chain and implementing mitigation actions.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Contributes to the development of Site Procurement Strategies that ensure alignment to BU and Global Ops strategy across the sites
  • Ensures processes are in place for the management of supplier performance as well as ensuring Supplier Business Reviews are held with all key suppliers.
  • Assist in negotiations for with global suppliers (both in region and multi-national).
  • Delivering on Cost Reduction Plans and feeding the future savings funnel, rolling 12
  • Developing local vendor base NPI support, where required by the site.
  • Ensuring supplier contracts are focused on mitigating risk and reducing inventory/lead-time while managing stock liabilities with suppliers
  • Leverage material purchases to provide a distinctive difference between CommScope and its competitors.
  • Improve cash flow by extending supplier payment terms and increasing raw material inventory turns.
  • Conducts detailed cost analysis of components, applying ‘Should Cost’ data to drive to the lowest cost.
  • Generate and analyze RFQ/bid proposals. Includes understanding and performing total cost of ownership analysis, risk analysis, supplier interviews, supplier selection, supplier site audits, supplier qualification, cost negotiations, establishing contracts/non-disclosure agreements and ongoing strategic supplier development.
  • Continuous improvement of processes and systems.
  • Ensures that all CommScope policies and procedures as they relate to this role have been adhered to at all times.

 

Required Qualifications for Consideration:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or related curriculum required.
  • A minimum of 5 years of procurement or proven experience is required.
  • Position requires some travel (domestic and international).
  • Must demonstrate capability to lead a cross-functional team and project management skills.
  • Bilingual English – Spanish
  • Procurement certification or the current pursuit of certification (like C.P.M. or CPIM) is preferred.

 

You Will Excite Us If You Have:

 

Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills strong cultural sensitivity to maintain relationships with global teams. Resilience, composure and ability to work under competing targets. Ability to quickly develop product knowledge. Strong leadership capabilities to deliver results and to build and empower teams of diverse subject areas required.

 

Perks & Benefits: The candidate will be rewarded with a comprehensive benefits package, including participation in the Company’s Annual Incentive Plan.

 

What happens after you apply?

 

Learn how to prepare yourself for the next steps in our hiring process by visiting https://careers.commscope.com/how-we-hire

Our diverse work environment attracts forward-thinking, hardworking, and caring people who strive to build what’s next. We provide our employees with opportunities where they can innovate and build while growing and developing their careers. We grow with change and know the value diversity plays in bringing forth new insights and generating better solutions.

 

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