Director of Global Supply Chain

Requisition ID:  28193
Job Location(s): 

Tallahassee, FL, US

Job Description

Job Summary

This Director of Strategic Sourcing & Logistics role will be directly involved in further developing and leading Danfoss Turbocor’s team that manages worldwide relationships with our strategic partners. This role will have in-depth knowledge of strategic sourcing, overall supply chain operations, and have end-to-end product development lifecycle expertise, while delivering disruptive approaches to the supply chain model in DTC that drives constant separation from our competition and superior service to the customer.
The role will interact with senior level executives so strong business acumen and the capability to articulate strategy along with strong industry intelligence are critical.
Success in the role will be evaluated based on successful category strategy definition and its execution, competitiveness of negotiated manufacturing and support service costs, business relationships, category supplier performance and driving internal procurement support to the highest levels of customer satisfaction.

Job Responsibilities

Sourcing Strategy:

  • Internally, you will have responsibility for developing and sustaining short and long-term sourcing strategy in order to achieve world class services with best-in-class pricing and terms (using the Vested Sourcing Business Model approach).
  • Externally, you’ll be responsible to sell a scenario that entices the world’s most successful component suppliers to deliver world-class results by establishing long-term, productive business relationships.

Business Continuity:

  • Develop strategy to ensure that DTC supply chain has the proper levels of redundancy to ensure the ability to manufacture product without interruption.

Materials Management:

  • Developing strategy to ensure that robust agreements with suppliers are in place to ensure that the supplier can respond and adjust delivery demands for components to meet the challenges associated with supplying DTC’s customer base.

Background & Skills

Education and/or Experience

  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in Strategic Sourcing, manufacturing and supply chain management.
  • Management experience in cross functional team environment
  • Capability to translate technical requirements into business needs, including the development of supply chain roadmaps.
  • Ability to develop strategy to use and expand processes and/or programs in line with the future course of the business.
  • Proven track record for developing suppliers’ processes and infrastructure to support business goals.
  • Experience in the industrial compressor market (HVAC), Automobile or Aerospace or Mechatronics industry.

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.


Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.


Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 


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