Supplier Commodity Manager, Fiber Optics

  • Location:
    Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
  • Additional Location(s)
    San Jose, CA, USA
  • Area of Interest
    Supply Chain
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id

What You'll Do

Cisco Global Supplier Management (GSM) Optics Supplier Commodity Management team is hiring Supplier Commodity Manager, who will be

- Accountable for the Commodity Strategy and the Supply-base enabling it

- Running quarterly negotiations of component cost and lead-times

- Benchmarking the assigned industry ensuring competitive value to Cisco by the managed supply-base

- Identifying and tracking appropriate Market Indicators for the assigned Industry, anticipating market trends and transitions

- Working with Cisco Sales and PLMs enabling and executing on unforecasted Big Deals with Cisco’s Customers

- Working with TnQ and Product Operations to address LS, LA and Field Recalls generated by the owned Suppliers

- Negotiating, and executing all aspects/terms of MPAs, legal settlement/agreements, such as MOU, VMI agreements, etc.

Who You'll Work With

The Global Supplier Management (GSM) Organization is an industry leader in sourcing and supplier management that enable sustained innovation and supply chain excellence. You'll will join a very motivated team that achieves record setting results and a fun group that helps each other be successful at work and play. Our team focus is to drive innovation as well as best in class cost, quality and delivery; in order to accomplish this you will work very closely with constituents across Supply Base, Engineering, Finance, Manufacturing, Marketing and Legal.


Who You Are

You possess a combination of business experience, and strong interpersonal communication and relationship management skills.

Minimum requirements for this role:

- BA/BS in Business, Engineering and etc.; MBA preferred.

- 5+ years of cross functional Supply Chain experience.

- Excellent skills in supplier management.

- Ability to develop and execute short, mid, and long term strategies

- Expertise in negotiation, building strong relationships internally and externally, and conflict resolution

- Adept at influencing decisions and developing solutions to complex business situations

- Strong influencing, collaboration, communication, and change management skills.

- Experience in Fiber Optics is preferred.


Why Cisco

We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren't afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns.

We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers.

We Are Cisco.


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