Head of Supply- Singapore & Philippines

Posted date: Nov 14, 2020

Location: Taguig, RIZ, PH

Company: Ericsson

Date: Aug 20, 2020

Location: Philippines  

Travel: up to 10%

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As the tech firm that created the mobile world, and with more than 54,000 patents to our name, we’ve made it our business to make a mark. When joining our team at Ericsson you are empowered to learn, lead and perform at your best, shaping the future of technology. This is a place where you're welcomed as your own perfectly unique self, and celebrated for the skills, talent, and perspective you bring to the team. Are you in?

Come, and be where it begins.

Job Summary 


In this challenging yet rewarding role, you will be responsible for the delivery of Telecommunications Hardware for all of Ericsson’s customers in Singapore & Philippines. You will combine strategic insight with excellence in operational execution. You will lead a team with varied strengths, work closely with multiple stakeholders and the Leadership team to deliver on our commitments. This is a great opportunity for you to make a significant impact fulfilment to our customers and see the impact we make on society.


You will report to the Head of Supply for South East Asia & Oceania and be a part of the Regional Supply Chain leadership team, as well as the operations Leadership team in Singapore & Philippines.

Ideally, you will use your extensive Leadership skills in Supply Chan and have an understanding of digital transformation in Supply Chain, particularly relating to increasing data visibility for internal and external stakeholders.

In this role you will:

  • Deep experience from Supply, and some experience from pre-sales and customer project support desirable.
  • Vast experience from forecasting and dimensioning of Supply capacity (resources & infrastructure) based on business needs as well as implementation of Supply processes and models.
  • Competent to lead a complex organization within Supply for multiple customers. Realize alignments and scale effects across countries and customers while ensuring quality.
  • 3PL suppler management
  • Robust skills to drive appropriate Supply strategies across all areas of Ericsson product and solutions offerings.
  • Ability to effectively translate customer engagement needs into requirements on Supply solutions.
  • Clear understanding of capabilities needed for the Region.
  • Ability to lead multi-cultural and cross-functional teams, empowering and finding opportunities to collaborate
  • As our ideal candidate, you will have
  • Education: Academic degree or the equivalent level of knowledge in whatever way acquired
  • Minimum of 7 years demonstrated ability to lead and manage
  • High level of Supply Chain & Supply Process Knowledge
  • Managerial skills
  • Solid leadership skills that is able to develop and champion the team
  • Interest and desire to lead people


What's in it for you? 

With over 90,000 employees across 180+ countries, we have a culture that respects and supports your ambitions, in alignment with our values of Respect, Professionalism and Perseverance. Ericsson is very passionate about learning and development, supports mobility and flexible working hours. We are also committed to diversity and inclusion and to be a responsible and relevant driver of positive change. We also offer some awesome benefits, amazing career development and training programs to provide an empowered career in a connected world.


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