16 days old

Business Solutions Manager, Supply Chain Transformation

Bengaluru, KA 560002

Who will you work with:

The Supply Chain Transformation India team seeks an expert Supply Chain and Operations professional to drive the identification and development of value chain capabilities. This position requires deep functional knowledge in Supply Chain Product Operations - NPI, Product Life Cycle Management, Offer Structures and broad cross-functional knowledge to engage with rest of Supply Chain functions to drive innovation. The position requires expertise in working with IT Team from requirements through execution, deep knowledge of Supply Chain systems, upcoming technologies like Block Chain and a proven ability to drive transformation efforts across functional teams.

What will you do:

  • Applying business architecture practice to identify operational capabilities, business processes, fit/gap requirements and perform assessments based on the need of business strategy and business structure.
  • Scope new capabilities by assessing function/services impact, conduct fit/gap assessments using Supply Chain operational capability framework
  • Drive cross-functional innovation and experimentation engagements providing subject matter expertise as required
  • Identify, own and deliver Capability Roadmap and Business Process documentation

Identifying, prioritizing, and sequencing value chain capabilities required to enable multiple new initiatives into a multi-year capability roadmap

  • Identifying Key Design Decisions and collaborating cross functionally to drive alignment and closure
  • Effectively balancing Business Architecture with Solutions development through close teamwork and partnership with our IT community
  • Maintaining an understanding of the systems and process reengineering effort required to enable new architectures, with a clear connection back to the business drivers.
  • Experienced professional using specialized expertise in many areas to interpret internal or external business issues and recommends superlative practices
  • Works independently, receives minimal mentorship and direction from manager then determines optimized approach to accomplish work.
  • Uses sophisticated analytical thought to exercise discernment and identify creative solutions.
  • Participate in global scope and multi-functional initiatives outside of Supply Chain Operations

Who you are:

  • Deep E2E supply chain knowledge specially in Product Ops - NPI, PLC Management area and broad knowledge across Innovation to Delivery, with hands-on practical experience supporting daily operations in one or more Supply Chain functions
  • Ability to translate strategy into clear action plans and lead teams to a common goal
  • Ability to summarize detailed requirements into a digestible, fluid message that can be tailored for multiple levels of the organization
  • Strong program / project management skills, with prior experience leading large cross functional teams
  • Proven exposure to build positive relationships and build follow-ship, in order to influence others to make decisions and take actions sought at achieving common objectives that ultimately benefit the entire enterprise
  • Strong negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  • Knowledge and practical application of Six Sigma, value realization, project estimating and budget management
  • Requires a BS degree with a minimum of 11 years of applicable experience
  • Industry certification in SCO
  • Masters degree in Industrial Engineering or Business disciplines and related work experience preferred

Business architecture experience highly preferred.

You will possess the following ideal traits:

Demonstrates leadership qualities including: a sense of vision, ability to motivate and encourage others, seek problems, meet deadlines, and build confidence. Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills including written, verbal, and listening skills at all levels of the organization. Operates with a sense of urgency and is eager to learn and apply new methods and standard methodologies.

Why Cisco

The Internet of Everything is a phenomenon driving new opportunities for Cisco and it's transforming our customers' businesses worldwide. We are pioneers and have been since the early days of connectivity. Today, we are building teams that are expanding our technology solutions in the mobile, cloud, security, IT, and big data spaces, including software and consulting services. As Cisco delivers the network that powers the Internet, we are connecting the unconnected. Imagine creating unprecedented disruption. Your revolutionary ideas will impact everything from retail, healthcare, and entertainment, to public and private sectors, and far beyond. Collaborate with like-minded innovators in a fun and flexible culture that has earned Cisco global recognition as a Great Place To Work. With roughly 10 billion connected things in the world now and over 50 billion estimated in the future, your career has exponential possibilities at Cisco.

At Cisco, each person brings their different talents to work as a team and make a difference.

Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

We connect everything people, process, data and things and we use those connections to change our world for the better.

We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.

We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.



Posted: 2019-10-02 Expires: 2019-11-01

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