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Design to Value Manager (Global Procurement)

S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
Racine, WI 53403
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The Design to Value (DTV) Manager role is part of the Global Procurement team at SC Johnson. The DTV Manager is responsible for cost savings ideation/discovery (via Teardowns) and execution on SC Johnson Products. This person will be the overall Program Lead or Procurement & Supply Chain Lead on various Teardowns. The DTV Procurement Manager will also be the Project Manager or Procurement & Supply Chain Lead for execution of global cost savings initiatives. They will also be the global owner of the Display and Special Pack Components & Conditioning (C&C) cost savings program.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide overall leadership and in-depth knowledge of Supply Chain, Procurement, and Manufacturing in the DTV Teardown (cost savings ideation and discovery) process.
  • Lead and or participate in Teardowns globally to evaluate and assess opportunity in the entire supply chain including suppliers, manufacturing locations, and distribution networks.
  • Work with the team and external partners to convert learning and insights into meaningful actions. Provide perspectives on insights & potential manufacturing impacts, identifying key information gaps, and providing leadership in the development and execution of initial concepts as they relate to consumer value and cost savings.
  • Collaborate to revise the Teardown Playbook to reflect process improvements throughout the year.
  • Serve as Project Manager or Procurement & Supply Chain Lead for execution of DTV & Procurement cost savings initiatives.
  • Work with cross functional partners to define project scope and success criteria.
  • Develop and maintain project plans and budgets while ensuring project milestones are met.
  • Provide consistent two-way communication between project teams and management.
  • Ensure alignment with Senior Leadership through regular milestone updates.
  • Manage the global C&C cost savings program, including: strategy creation & execution, monthly reporting, leading workshops/ideation sessions to build the project pipeline, and serve as expert to share learnings globally

Required Skills / Experience / Competencies:

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering/Supply Chain/Business or equivalent degree or military experience may be considered in lieu of degree requirement
  • 7+ years relevant experience with Procurement, Project Management, or cross functional experience in Finance, Engineering, or Supply Chain

Preferred Skills / Experience:

  • MBA Preferred
  • Experience in a fast-paced Consumer Packaged Goods company
  • Experience leading cross functional projects against demanding timelines
  • Experience evaluating financial data in order to support business decision making
  • Demonstrated influence and negotiation skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate new ideas to audiences ranging from team members to Senior Leadership
  • Lean, Six Sigma, or other Continuous Improvement experience
  • Strong knowledge of Procurement & Supply Chain Organization including production and processing equipment, manufacturing technologies and supply chain and strategic sourcing.
  • Experience identifying, evaluating and engaging suppliers in order to optimize quality and value in the purchase of materials, services and equipment.
  • Strong end to end project management skills, including risk and opportunity management
  • Independently, and working with others, able to generate new, innovative ideas and related technologies to improve consumer value and reduce costs.
  • Demonstrated sense of urgency and decisiveness
  • Demonstrated high level of curiosity, creativity, and strong problem-solving skills
  • Able and willing to transition quickly to different tasks, to shift priorities and modify actions to meet changing job demands
  • Experience working with a global team

Job Requirements:

  • Full Time position
  • Up to 10% Travel Required

SC Johnson & Son, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative actionemployer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, ancestry, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you are an individual with a disability and you need an accommodation or other assistance during the application process, please call our Human Resources department at 262-260-3343 or email your request to SCJHR@scj.com. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply. Download the EEO is the Law posterfor more information.

Posted: 2020-11-08 Expires: 2020-12-07
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