• Subcontracts Manager - Supplier Mgmt/Purchase Orders

    Job Locations US-NY-Hauppauge
    Job ID
    2018-1565
    # of Openings
    1
  • Overview

    Globecomm is a leading connectivity provider of video, voice, and data to the most remote locations on Earth — and under the most treacherous conditions. The company’s comprehensive Satellite, Fiber, Cellular, and CDN infrastructure and services provide robust connectivity over Land, Sea, and Air with zero downtime for mission-critical RF and IP communications serving Government, Maritime, Media, Energy, Enterprise, Wireless, and IoT customers in over 100 countries. Along with world-class network system design and integration capabilities, Globecomm specializes in end-to-end hosted and managed services; broadcast and media infrastructure, virtualization, OTT, and IPTV solutions; cloud-based services for private network interactive training, distance learning, and corporate communications; and Satellite, Wireless, and Internet of Things/M2M solutions and services.

     

     

    The Subcontracts Manager will be responsible for developing and executing global sourcing strategies for assigned commodities of spend, which includes identifying cost drivers, understanding the marketplace, and implementing savings strategies.

    Responsibilities

    • Negotiate pricing and terms with suppliers; negotiate global agreements and place purchase orders for specific requirements
    • Work with internal teams to understand required timing for material receipt and balance against maximizing cash flow
    • Build strategic relationships with key suppliers and support other procurement team members on strategic sourcing and cost improvement initiatives
    • Work closely within procurement and quality teams to monitor supplier performance (cost, quality and delivery) and follow up with resolutions, including involvement in supplier audits
    • Follow up and close out supplier related issues
    • Identify and support implementation of improvements to Supply Chain processes
    • Support logistics and shipping management for direct shipments from suppliers and shipments from Globecomm
    • Expedite with suppliers as required to ensure on-time delivery
    • Effectively manage the supplier database to ensure only qualified suppliers are included 

    Qualifications

    • 5 to 10 years of experience with subcontract sourcing and supplier negotiations required with degree; or 10 to 15 years of experience with no degree; Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain or Operations Management preferred
    • Extremely proficient with Microsoft Office environment including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and SharePoint
    • Ability to negotiate effectively with both internal and external customers
    • Ability to manage multiple projects at one time, effectively prioritize workload, and adapt to changing priorities in a fast-paced environment
    • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
    • Ability to identify and resolve problems in a timely manner
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Creative, self-disciplined, and capable of identifying and completing critical tasks independently and with a sense of urgency
    • 10% travel required, primarily domestic with some international

    Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities / Women / Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation

     

    If you are a disabled individual or disabled Veteran and require a reasonable accommodation in applying for any posted position, please contact us at (631) 231-9800 or hr@globecomm.com

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