Inbound Supply Manager

Job Description

Date: Mar 25, 2019

 

Job Summary

 

Microwave backhaul continues to play a very important role in the evolution of 5G. Being part of the Microwave Supply Chain Management team within Networks Supply you will be a key player enabling excellent supply flows, essential to ensure customer satisfaction and sales profitability on top level as well as outperforming competition in our industry.

 

 

Job description

A Supplier Manager is responsible for securing short term and long-term material availability in the inbound supply chains between external suppliers and Ericsson Supply Hubs (ESH). The role includes efficient management of microwave unique suppliers ensured by maintaining the operational supplier relationship, managing potential material escalations and master data management. An innovative mind-set is crucial to simplify work using the latest technology as well as meeting future competence requirements within Supply Chain Management.

The main responsibility will include, but not be limited to:

  • Operative purchasing on a daily base securing material flow meeting customer needs
  • Pro-actively securing long term material availability to avoid potential material constraints
  • Establishing and maintaining supplier governance, incl. dimensioning and setting up required supply chains
  • Identify and develop supplier value and capability management
  • Continuously monitoring and driving improvement of supplier performance
  • Master data, cross selling and solve deviations related to invoices as required
  • Secure quality related from logistics point of view (Supplier Quality Assurance)

 

 

Competence

 

Formal education required:

  • Master of Science or equivalent

Requested competence:

  • Team player with highly developed customer focus
  • Innovative mind-set and energy contributing to most efficient supplier set-ups
  • Highly developed ability to act and drive own work as well as flexibility to act quickly towards potential material constraints
  • Structured way of working, analytic and able to handle great number of activities in a parallel
  • Good understanding of dependencies and consequences related to costs, inventory, scrap and similar
  • Background in Supply Management preferable
  • Good verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • Fluent in English
  • Basic microwave product knowledge and SAP

 

 

Application

 

The position is based in Borås, Sweden.

For specific questions please contact Lukasz Rokitowski - lukasz.rokitowski@ericsson.com

 

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Primary country and city: Sweden (SE) || || Borås || ProdMgt

Req ID: 273775