Global Supply Manager, IT

  • Lucid Motors
  • Newark, CA
  • Aug 19, 2020

Job Description

Leading the future of luxury mobility
Lucid’s mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experience. Working at Lucid Motors means having a shared vision to power the future in revolutionary ways. Be part of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to transform the automotive industry.
We are currently seeking a Global Supply Manager, IT.  This position requires a purchasing professional with experience in IT Procurement category. Our ideal candidate exhibits a can-do attitude and approaches his or her work with vigor and determination. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate excellence in their respective fields, to possess the ability to learn quickly and to strive for perfection within a fast-paced environment.

The Role:

  • You will manage the IT procurement category (Software, Hardware, Services, Infrastructure) and drive business goals and cost savings
  • Use your category expertise to identify cost drivers/trends and use this to create best-in-class procurement strategies
  • Work alongside Supply Chain, IT, engineering, manufacturing to identify, source, contract new vendors
  • Conduct RFI, qualify vendors and contractors for procurement request
  • Create RFQs, review, analyze and clarify quotations from suppliers and develop sound sourcing and business recommendations balancing cost, quality, lead-time and technical considerations
  • Drive supplier selection working with business stakeholders
  • Negotiate framework contracts
  • Manage purchase orders and delivery of IT equipment
  • Interact with all levels of the company with routine administrative support

You Bring:

  • Experience working across the IT Procurement Category (Software, Hardware or Services)
  • The ability to liaise with stakeholders at all levels of the business from analyst to VPs
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a high degree of resilience to deal with urgent requests, and minimal information. Works well with various teams
  • A bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline (business, finance, economics, IT systems etc.)
  • Excellent analytical, negotiation, and problem solving skills. Passion for results, strategy, and hands on execution. Creative, calculated risk taker with the ability to manage difficult suppliers and resolve disputes while preserving relationships with suppliers and internal staff
  • Strong written and verbal skills as well as organizational and program management capabilities
  • Proficient in Excel, Project, Power Point, Word, ERP systems (SAP or equivalent)

Education Requirements:

  • A bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline (business, finance, economics, IT systems etc.)
Be part of something amazing
Come work alongside some of the most accomplished minds in the industry. Beyond providing competitive salaries, we’re providing a community for innovators who want to make an immediate and significant impact. If you are driven to create a better, more sustainable future, then this is the right place for you.
At Lucid, we don’t just welcome diversity - we celebrate it! Lucid Motors is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, and any other characteristic protected under applicable State or Federal laws and regulations.
To all recruitment agencies: Lucid Motors does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our careers alias or other Lucid Motors employees. Lucid Motors is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. 

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