Director, Supply Chain
Company: Safran companies
Location: Santa Maria
Posted on: November 24, 2022
Safran Cabin Supply chain Santa Maria, California, United States
Permanent Full-time Bachelor's Degree More than 8 years English
Fluent Are you passionate about technology or aviation? Come invent
the solutions of tomorrow in the aerospace and defense industry,
with an international group where innovation, teamwork and
continuing, daily education are fundamental values. Join us!
Manages and oversees overall supply chain operations, including
purchasing, planning and inventory of materials as well as
selection of vendors for an identified site/location. Recommends
improvements for productivity, quality, and efficiency of
operations. Coordinates and resolves issues regarding existing and
new products. Excellent interpersonal, organizational, verbal and
written communication skills.
The position will manage and lead a team of professionals in the
areas of purchasing, materials and logistics.Complementary
Description--- Implement, execute and maintain world class supply
chain strategies for purchasing, planning, master scheduling, sales
and operations planning (S&OP), ERP/MRP systems.
--- Implement and execute procurement strategies that reduce costs
for existing programs and enhance new program development. Develop
business processes which will improve overall supply chain
performance while satisfying current demands and minimizing total
supply chain costs.
--- Work with operations and operations excellence to establish
pull systems both internally between operations and facilities and
externally with suppliers and customers.
--- Implement and execute supply chain strategies that bring
opportunities to reduce lead times and work toward one-piece
--- Communication of needs and objectives to the supply chain team
along with training, developing, mentoring and assisting team
members is essential.
--- Analyze and develop supply chain strategies and will be
required to drive the successful execution of these strategies
within the manufacturing site.
--- Manages the supply chain function within the site considering
manufacturing capacity and schedules.
--- Leads all supply chain activities within the site. This will
include: purchasing, planning, scheduling, S&OP, logistical
functions and others.
--- Responsible for continuous improvements within the supply chain
and training within the site. May also extend to suppliers and
--- Perform all other duties as required.Job RequirementsComputer
--- Familiar with application and implementation of AS9100 Quality
--- Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
--- Experience working with MRP/ERP systems
--- Experience in Lean environment and with Lean principles &
--- Practical experience in transactional Six Sigma analysis
--- Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects and
assignments with attention to detail
--- Problem solving, well organized, detailed oriented and
Additional Preferred Skills: (not required)
--- Degree in Supply Chain, Business Management or Operations
--- MBA/Master's degree
--- 10 years of progressive supply chain experience
--- Experience in aerospace, automotive or mechanical manufacturing
--- APICS and/or ISM certification
--- Leading and managing in a multi-site environment
It is the policy of Safran to provide equal employment opportunity
to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, sex,
sexual preference, gender identity, pregnancy, age, national
origin, disability, military or veteran status, citizenship status,
genetics, or any other characteristic protected by applicable
federal, state, and local laws.Specificity of the jobMay require
Safran Cabin headquarters are in Huntington Beach, California, with
a global presence of over 10,000 employees at 39 sites. Site
locations are in the United States, Mexico, Brazil, Canada,
Germany, France, Czech Republic, the Netherlands, Tunisia and
Thailand. Safran Cabin serves over 400 airlines and leasing
companies globally and delivers to all airframe OEM manufacturers
with a heritage spanning over 80 years in the industry.
Safran's Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) goes beyond our
facility walls. We value and support the communities where we live
and work. One of Safran's values and CSR pillar is Corporate
Citizenship that helps drive economic, social and cultural progress
by sharing our gifts with those around us.
--- Your Career: Safran is committed to providing internal mobility
to our employees. We operate globally so the sky is the limit of
where your Safran journey can take you.
--- Your Development: Safran employees have free access to Safran
University courses and external tuition reimbursement for approved
programs or certifications.
--- Your Benefits: Our suite of comprehensive benefits include
health care (medical, dental and vision), life insurance, 401(k)
savings plans with company match, paid time off, and more! Number
of countries where Safran is located
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