Cost and Operations Strategy Project Lead - Burnsville , Minnesota, United States, 55306

Date Posted:

2019-01-30-08:00

Country:

United States of America

Location:

HMN01: S&IS (Sensors) - Burnsville 14300 Judicial Rd, Burnsville, MN, 55306 USA

Collins Aerospace is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Created in 2018 by bringing together Rockwell Collins and UTC Aerospace Systems, Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers' toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

Our Avionics team advances aviation electronics and information management solutions for commercial and military customers across the world. That means we're helping passengers reach their

destination safely. We're connecting aircraft operators, airports, rail and critical infrastructure with intelligent data service solutions that keep passengers, flight crews and militaries connected and informed. And we're providing industry-leading fire protection and safety systems that our customers can count on when it matters most. Are you ready to learn from the most knowledgeable experts in the industry, develop the technologies of tomorrow and reach new heights in your career? Join our Avionics team today.

This position is for an Experienced professional with deep knowledge and highly developed technical expertise in Supply Chain Management. May mange moderately sized projects for supply chain management. Works to achieve day-to-day objectives with significant impact on Supply Chain strategies and operational goals. Responsible for making significant improvements to supply chain management processes and systems. Works to influence other functions/vendors to support Supply Chain strategy.

Primary Responsibilities:

* Executes key elements of Supply Chain plans in terms of operations, specific interventions, related costs and timelines, in line with organizational strategy.
* Identifies gaps in processes related to supply chain; Conducts root cause analysis and identifies strategies to build the gaps. Implements identified processes to closure.
* Gathers inputs on prices of different raw materials from primary and secondary sources. Supports identification of opportunities for outsourcing and cost reduction.
* Implements guidelines on vendor management.
* Adheres to import, export, and excise regulation as per compliance.
* May manage planning and warehousing processes for order and procurement.
* Manages major responsibilities across multiple supply chain disciplines on a regular basis.
* Performs supply chain activities that cannot be attributed to a defined discipline.
* May also include professional employees required to perform activities across several disciplines on smaller sites

Required Education:

* Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution

Basic Qualifications:

* 7 years related experience or 5 years with an advanced degree

Preferred Qualifications:

* Engineering, Operations, or Supply Chain background preferred
* Master of Business Administration degree (MBA degree) preferred
* Certified Project Manager (PMP Certification) preferred
* Aerospace experience; or other highly regulated industry preferred
* Cross functional leadership preferred

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

Note:

* Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)
* Drug Screens for re-hires only performed for previous employees who have been gone from the company for more than 1 year

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