Sr. Global Material Manager

Juniper Networks, Inc.   •  

Sunnyvale, CA

Industry: Telecommunications


11 - 15 years

Posted 246 days ago

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Sr. Global Material Manager - 938940

USA, CA, Sunnyvale

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About the Position: 938940

Sr. Global Material Manager:

This position will partner closely with Juniper’s internal Supply Chain Management Organization, Operations Planning, and our external CEM partners to develop strategies for effectively supporting requiredraw material predictability and flexibility.  These strategies will be focused around inventory management strategies, lead time reduction programs, implementation of supply chain lean principles, and ensuring proper documentation is both developed and maintained. This position will require knowledge of supply chain management fundamentals.  Position will require ability to effectively communicate with multipleorganizations within Juniper as well as Juniper’s external partners and supply base.  In addition, interpersonal and team skills, conflict resolution, problem solving, decision making, and presentation skills will also be required


Key responsibilities will include:

Recommends policies, guidelines and procedures to management, as required to address global issues.

Drives global standards, and establish baseline and targets, for measuring and reporting key GCM KPI/metrics: 

 q/q cost savings

 lead time analysis

 Reorder Point (ROP) penetration

Contract/risk management

Spend analysis

Conducts benchmarking studies to gauge global materials management excellence, drive continuous improvement

Supply demand management for assurance of supply.

Interface with Juniper SCM and CEMs

Escalate with Juniper GCM and/or supplier

Quarterly contract pricing validation/issue resolution

Interface between Juniper GCM, suppliers and CEM to close on discrepancies related to Lead time, MOQ, Pricing, terms, etc.

Interface with NPI

Liaison with New Product Introduction (NPI), regarding BOM reviews per phase exits

Support individual cost down exercises with NPI and Business Units

Drive global cost down strategy for CEM controlled parts

Real-time Agile/PCM data management

Minimum Qualifications:

12 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree or 8 years of experience with a Master’s degree

Must have experience managing a team. (People Manager)

Other Information:

  • Relocation is/is not available for this position
  • Travel requirements for the position 10%