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Project Planning Manager (PPM)

Job Description

Date: Apr 3, 2020

Our Exciting Opportunity

We are now looking for an Inbound Supply Manager to secure short- and long-term material availability in the inbound supply chains between external suppliers, Ericsson Supply Sites and Contract Manufacturing Sites (EMS), ensuring stakeholder fulfilment with R&D, Production Management and Sourcing.

In this role, you will develop and optimize use of time and capital resources, ensuring correct dimensioning and maintenance of inventories throughout the supply chain.

You will, also, ensure supply by maintaining the operational supplier relationship and handling supplier issues.

You will,

  • Lead Project demand planning, production planning and ramp up plan.
  • Secure the implementation of project production plan and ramp plan to meet project target.
  • Execute supply chain setup.
  • Lead project procurement.
  • Detect inbound material supply risk, and secure early preparation.
  • Monitor material supply situation and bring up to project if any critical.
  • Drive material capability execution on product level for project. Visualize standard module and delivery level material capability towards outbound demand.
  • Fully responsible for project material readiness (get necessary support and push the readiness)
  • Have personal responsibility for all actions within the scope of his/her activities.
  • Actively cooperate with other departments within the organization to meet the project goals.

To be successful in the role you are

  • University degree or equivalent.
  • Experienced of supplier management and supply chain.
  • Experienced of project management.
  • Have excellent knowledge of Ericsson product.
  • Good knowledge of Chinese and English language, both verbally and in writing.
  • Good knowledge of ERP system, SAP, SWB, EWB, SNC and office software.
  • Good in communication, teamwork and with basic knowledge of commerce.


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 extremely focused on 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.


Next Steps:

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Primary country and city: China (CN) || || Nanjing || Supply&Log

Req ID: 374210