United Technologies Corporation Supply Chain Manager in Florence, South Carolina

Job ID: 72989BR

City: Florence

State: South Carolina

Country: United States

Category: Supply Chain

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

Otis, a United Technologies company, is the world leader in reliable, efficient and technologically advanced elevators, escalators and people-moving systems. Our revolutionary Gen2® elevators, energy-saving ReGen™ drives and NCE “green” escalator have clearly set the industry standard for innovation, safety and performance. More than 2.4 million Otis elevators and escalators are currently in operation throughout 200 different countries. We are proud to have a global team that continues to rise to the challenges of a fast-moving company. Together, the people of Otis are creating new ideas and opportunities by collaborating across time zones, geographies and cultures. So just imagine where we can take you!

Individual contributor responsible for researching, developing, and managing supplier relationships to ensure high quality of material, equipment, and services are available and aligned with the requirements of the new equipment business.

The key areas of responsibility for this position include:

  • Supplier Selection

  • Supplier & Portfolio Rationalization

  • Price & Terms Negotiation

  • Establish & Maintain Supplier Agreements

  • Manage Supplier Business Reviews

  • Driving Cost Savings Projects

  • Facilitating Supplier Quality & Delivery Opportunities for Improvement

  • Subject Matter Expert (SME) for assigned commodities/suppliers

  • Enforce Supplier Code of Ethics

Qualification:

  • Degree with minimum 6 years’ experience in supply chain/procurement with increasing levels of responsibility

  • MBA a plus

  • Mandarin as second language a plus

  • Excellent communication skills with an ability to interact effectively at various levels within an organization with a logical and organized approach

  • Demonstrated knowledge of or experience with lean manufacturing systems & processes

  • Knowledge of ERP configuration, manufacturing processes, and systems

  • Demonstrated ability to drive teamwork between groups and across functional teams

  • Strategic planning/thinking skills coupled with analytical and execution skills

  • Experience with JD Edwards a plus

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree required

  • Major in Engineering, Supply Chain, or Business strongly preferred. MBA preferred

  • Minimum BA/BS degree w/6–10+ years’ experience or MA/MS degree w/4–7+ years’ experience

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

  • Degree with minimum 6 years’ experience in supply chain/procurement with increasing levels of responsibility

  • MBA a plus

  • Mandarin as second language a plus

  • Excellent communication skills with an ability to interact effectively at various levels within an organization with a logical and organized approach

  • Demonstrated knowledge of or experience with lean manufacturing systems & processes

  • Knowledge of ERP configuration, manufacturing processes, and systems

  • Demonstrated ability to drive teamwork between groups and across functional teams

  • Strategic planning/thinking skills coupled with analytical and execution skills

  • Experience with JD Edwards a plus

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.