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Director Supply Chain Strategy

Company: University of California
Location: Austin
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

* Please visit Samsung membership to see Privacy Policy, which defaults according to your location. You can change Country/Language at the bottom of the page. If you are a European Economic Resident, please click here . If you are a resident of U.S., please click here . If you are a resident of Korea click here . * Please visit Samsung_Jobs to see job posting in Samsung Manufacturing subsidiaries. * If you would like to be notified of new opportunities when they are posted, please click here . You will be asked to create an account first if you do not already have one. Director Supply Chain Strategy 85 Challenger Rd., Ridgefield Park, NJ, USA Position SummaryMaking the future is everyday life at Samsung. We're seeking innovators who are called to not just change the world, but build a better one. We enable the best technology hardware on the planet, but our best is always a prototype for something better and our people thrive with a driven mindset - better builds on better. We believe that innovation and growth are driven by an inclusive culture and a diverse workforce. We aim to create a global team where everyone belongs and has equal opportunities, inspiring our talent to be their true selves. Together, we are building a better tomorrow for our customers, partners and communities. Role and Responsibilities Samsung's business strategy requires a world class supply chain that nimbly supports fast-changing consumer behavior and business growth goals. Achieving these ambitious goals often requires significant changes to existing organizations, processes, and systems. To that end, t his candidate will lead the development and implementation of Samsung's Supply Chain Strategy and its operational execution. The role will be measured on strategy creation and execution, but more importantly, tangible P&L, balance sheet, and companywide metric impacting results from the above.The role will expand the supply chain strategy team's influence and engagement with SVP and VP level leaders of key product categories, customers, and service providers. This person will be leading a team of strategy professionals to accomplish these goals. We are seeking someone who will c hallenge the status quo in search of new processes, ideas, technology to deliver on growth and improve competitive position. Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead and develop members of the Supply Chain team as well as securing cross functional resources for large scale improvement programs
  • Rebuild the Home Appliance supply chain to support new capabilities such as fixed day delivery, final mile & install
  • Lead selection and install of end to end SCM planning and execution system with new technologies (AI, BlockChain, automated deliveries, autonomous CPFR)
  • Representing Samsung as an executive leader at industry venues and events
  • Negotiate with 3rd Party Service Providers
  • Provide strategic supply chain direction to SEA leadership
  • Analyze P&L impacts of strategic customer projects, presenting findings to the CFO and CEO
  • Use supply chain offerings to change the conversation with customers from transactional to strategic
  • Perform project and concept sales pitches to the customer on behalf of account teams
  • Convince customers to operate with more transparency, openly sharing sensitive data
  • Guide a team to solve complex internal and customer supply chain problems
  • Be accountable for the decisions made by and contributions of the SCM Strategy team Skills and Qualifications
    • 15+ years' experience in fields such as strategy, consulting, supply chain analysis/optimization
    • 7+ Years' Managerial (Team Leadership) Experience
    • Bachelor's degree required; MBA is a plus
    • In depth knowledge of retail, consumer electronics and/or wireless is a plus
    • Strong financial acumen, and P&L Management a plus
    • Experience in leading indirect cross functional resources in a matrix organization
    • The ability to negotiate in a potentially adversarial environment
    • Ability to make decisions, to give direction, and to measure individual/team performance
    • Advanced problem-solving skills with the ability to work cross-functionally to resolve issues and generate results
    • Experience leveraging market and industry insights to develop a vison and execution strategy * Please visit Samsung membership to see Privacy Policy, which defaults according to your location. You can change Country/Language at the bottom of the page. If you are European Economic Resident, please click here .* Samsung Electronics America, Inc. and its subsidiaries are committed to employing a diverse workforce, and provide Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.Samsung Electronics America is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities in our job application process. -If you have a disability and require a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the application process, please contact our Reasonable Accommodation Team (855-557-3247) or for assistance. This number is for accommodation requests only and is not intended for general employment inquiries. Job Alerts: If you would like to be notified of new opportunities when they are posted, please click here . You will be asked to create an account first if you do not already have one. Samsung Electronics is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, we are transforming the worlds of TVs, smartphones, wearable devices, tablets, digital appliances, and network systems, and the entire semiconductor industry with our memory, system LSI, foundry, and LED solutions. Samsung is also leading in the development of the Internet of Things through, among others, our Smart Home and Digital Health initiatives.

      Since being established in 1969, Samsung Electronics has grown into one of the world's leading technology companies, and become recognized as one of the top global brands. Our network now extends across the world, and Samsung takes great pride in the creativity and diversity of its talented people, who drive our growth. To discover more, please visit our official newsroom at ( ).

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