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Supply Chain Specialist

Cisco Systems Inc.
Bayan Lepas, Pulau Pinang 11900
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What'll do

In this role, you will lead manufacturing operations in the areas of Supply Operations, EMS management and supply chain management initiatives.

You will have the opportunity to collaborate with cross functional teams in the region and globally, manage EMS partners and suppliers.

Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Responsible for PCBA supply continuity to DF sites
  • First point of escalation for all Supply Operations issues
  • Manage component shortages, work with EMS Partners, CSP/GSM & Suppliers to close supply gaps or cancel orders.
  • Drive Partners to deliver to supply commit, ensure sufficient supply coverage to MPS
  • Collaborate with them & cross functional teams to ensure capacity utilization below threshold with rooms available for demand upside, per commercial agreement
  • Work closely with Supply Planning team to drive product lead time to meet goal
  • Manage EMS Partners performance, drive them to meet KPIs, otherwise, drive performance improvement
  • Partner with EMS Partners to improve inventory turns & weeks of supply
  • Lead & drive initiatives on supply chain agility, supply flexibility improvement
  • Collaborate with teams to implement business strategies and central initiatives
  • Run E&O reserve & disposition, ECO implementation, PPV, BOM derisking
  • Responsible for smooth NPI to Sustaining transition
  • Program manage, develop solutions to address operational challenges of a complex nature which may require cross-functional/cross organizational resolution

Who you are

  • Extensive experience of supply chain management and manufacturing planning for a multinational or global company (minimum 5 years)
  • Strong knowledge of manufacturing processes & procedures, with in-depth working knowledge of EMS management
  • Strong program management skills and have demonstrated achievements in excellent project management
  • Ability to develop solutions to complex problems
  • Ability to thrive in cross-functional environment and work well with people from different functions and cultures
  • Flexible to take on different roles/responsibilities as projects evolve and change
  • Ability to work independently & autonomously with minimum guidance
  • Ability to lead initiatives from start to completion, deliver expected results within timeline
  • Ability to influence others to achieve shared goals
  • Ability to assess risk, and take calculated risk
  • Good teammate, good leadership skill
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Why cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their unique talents to work as a team and make a difference.

Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

  • We connect everything people, process, data and things and we use those connections to change our world for the better.
  • We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.
  • We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.

Colorful hair? Dont care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? Thats cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Be you, with us! #WeAreCisco

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


Posted: 2019-05-17 Expires: 2020-03-12

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