Line Manager Supply

Posted date:  Aug 4, 2022

Plano, Texas, United States

Our Exciting Opportunity: 

We are seeking a resource to manage the Master Data Management Specialists responsible for creating and maintaining Master Data in Americas Supply.  This position will manage the team that secures and maintains Master Data in SAP, guide and support critical initiatives and deployments, manage product and production setup and manufacturing structures, and ensures data quality and performance. In addition, this position will drive the data transformation to support Supply Chain 4.0 initiatives and drive single tool usage.  You will work in a distributed team and manage cross-functional relationships while driving improvements and innovative solutions.


You will:

  • Manage the team that secures and maintains Product Master Data in SAP (build, change, delete)
  • Support the fast-paced environment for New Product Introduction
  • Actively guide and secure standard methodology
  • Support projects and partners with Master Data expertise
  • Assist with communication and training with business process owners and partners on Master Data standards, definitions, processes and data governance tools
  • Participate and drive excellence in reviews, audits, and assessments
  • Support targets and critical initiatives, plus support deployments
  • Identify improvement opportunities
  • Collaborate in the documentation of Master Data requirements and governance standards
  • Coordinate data cleansing activities


To be successful in the role you must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or equivalent qualification
  • Master Data Management experience
  • Experience with SAP
  • Supply Chain & Supply Process Knowledge
  • Management and team working skills
  • Analytical skills and detailed problem solving
  • Background or experience in manufacturing


Additional Requirements:

  • Highly motivated and able to work independently with challenging deadlines
  • A forward-thinking and open-minded approach
  • Ability to adapt to change and be innovative
  • Result-oriented, analytical and proactive
  • Strong ability to establish collaboration across organizations
  • Demonstrated ability to lead diverse teams and implement projects


What´s in it for you?

Here at Ericsson, our culture is built on over a century of courageous decisions. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it. You won’t develop for the status quo but will build what replaces it. Joining us is a way to move your career in any direction you want; with hundreds of career opportunities in locations all over the world, in a place where co-creation and collaboration are embedded into the walls. You will find yourself in a speak-up environment where empathy and humanness serve as cornerstones for how we work, and where work-life balance is a priority. Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless. 


What happens once you apply? 

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Encouraging a diverse and inclusive organization is core to our values at Ericsson, that's why we nurture it in everything we do. We truly believe that by collaborating with people with different experiences we drive innovation, which is essential for our future growth. We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply and realize their full potential as part of our Ericsson team.  Ericsson is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, learn more. If you need assistance or to request an accommodation due to a disability, please contact Ericsson at


The health, safety and well-being of our employees is our priority. Successful applicants will be required to disclose their vaccination status prior to employment. Except for those positions designated as 100% remote, successful applicants who did not provide the required proof of vaccination will be required to test weekly and wear masks at all Ericsson and customer facilities. This includes employees with medical or religious exemptions with testing as an accommodation.  Compliance with government and customer requirements regarding vaccination may preclude unvaccinated applicants from employment for a particular job. 


DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this position. They are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for this position, and you may be required to perform additional job tasks as assigned.


Primary country and city:   United States (US)  || United States : Texas : Plano  

Req ID: 680660  

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Our Culture

Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless. Share your most innovative ideas, bring your unique perspective and bring your unique perspective in a speak up environment. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it at a company where you’re empowered to lead and perform at your very best.

Learning and Development

Being a part of our team means having the flexibility to take your career in many different directions, but it also means leveraging the supportive structure of a big organization, with clear personal and professional development opportunities. 

Benefits and Rewards

We believe that great accomplishments deserve great benefits and transparent rewards. We strive to offer competitive, unbiased, and fair rewards for all our people. We empower you to manage your own time and promote flexible working opportunities, along with family-friendly policies.

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