GKN VP Supply Chain Management and Procurement Transformation in Dallas, Texas
VP Supply Chain Management and Procurement Transformation
GKN Employees Only
Country: United States
Work Location: Dallas
Advertising End Date: Not Specified
Job Type: Regular
About The Opportunity
This role is based on thein the “Design, CI and Projects” category: DCP2 “Plannig Project” and DCP3 “Logistics Project”.
The specific needs of the GKN Aerospace “North America Focus Sites” strategic initiative are included
The purpose of this “subject matter expert” role is to drive “back to basics” and transformational activities in a program management mode. The scope includes: Planning & Scheduling (SIOP, MPS, MRP, Shop Floor Scheduling, Supplier Scheduling, Manufacturing Execution), Master Data Management, Inventory Management, Logistics and Transactional Flow (inbound, internal, shipping), Supplier Contract Management, Supplier Performance Management, Order to Cash cycle.
All the above will contribute to improving the overall maturity level on Supply Chain Management and Procurement, the deployment of robust/sustainable business processes and improved operational performance (delivery, inventory, profit).
GKN is a global engineering business. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for most of the world’s leading aircraft, vehicle and machinery manufacturers. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to better in everything we do. GKN operates three divisions: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56,000 people in more than 30 countries.
GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 55 manufacturing locations in 14 countries, we serve over 90% of the world’s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world’s advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.
Diversity and Inclusion
As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.
A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.
GKN is an equal opportunity employer.
We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.