Head Of Supply – Customer Unit South East & Africa

Recruiter / Employer: Ericsson
Contract: Permanent
Salary: Confidential
Status: Expired

Our Exciting Opportunity

We are looking for a Head of Supply CU South East & Africa, to create / ensure Customer value and satisfaction through an efficient Supply Chain model. This will be achieved through Supply Strategy execution that targets to improve productivity, quality, and efficiency of operations.

You will: 

  • Work with the Customer Unit leadership team to ensure that strategic objectives are achieved
  • Demonstrate strong supplier and product knowledge and a thorough understanding of the business objectives
  • Drive the supply process to fulfil customer orders and deliver products in a cost-efficient way to our customers on time
  • Optimize the e2e process from suppliers to customers; must understand customer needs and act with a holistic view to bring order to cash.
  • Ensure supply strategy execution and maintenance of the strategic relationships
  • Ensure best practice performance management is in place
  • Share knowledge and success factors with other areas and functions

To be successful in the role you must have:

  • Education: Academic degree or the equivalent level of knowledge
  • Min years of experience:  8 -10 years.
  • Supply Chain & Supply Processes Knowledge
  • Proven leadership behavioral & Managerial skills
  • Background in delivery towards customers, or Customer Support activities
  • Financial acumen & Business understanding
  • Customer and Market insight
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Project management 
  • Knowledge sharing & collaboration
  • Interest and desire to lead people
  • Proficiency with the English Language

Additional Requirements:

  • Commercial thinking & problem solving
  • Persuading, influencing and analytical
  • Delivering results & meeting customer expectations
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