Date Posted: December 5, 2017
Job Type: Direct Hire
Job ID: 291243
The Third Party Contract Manager oversees all strategic and operational aspects of materials acquisition and execution from external manufacturing partners for all U.S. company locations. Major program responsibilities include external partner relationships, materials sourcing selection strategies and execution, key performance indicators (KPI's) analysis and management as well as assessment and development of continuous process and product service, cost and business flexibility improvement initiatives.
--Develop and execute strategies that enable a reliable, cost effective and flexible external manufacturing materials network to deliver on the company's product supply business initiatives.
--Establish, qualify and effectively maintain the necessary external contract manufacturing organization relationships necessary to meet the company's internal performance and quality standards.
--Perform order management of all open orders with external partners/contract manufacturing organizations.
--Ensure the achievement of performance metrics in key areas such as cost and inventory targets and on-time new product launches