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Business Process Lead

Date: Aug 1, 2019

Location: Akron, OH, US

Company: Goodyear

Requisition ID: 49864 
Sponsorship Available: No 
Relocation Assistance Available: No 

Goodyear. More Driven.

 

 

 

About the Position

  • Leads local and global deployments of Procurement processes and tools. Actively participates in the design of business processes and tools that integration with operations and works toward full integration of the end to end supply chain.
  • Maintains day to day operations of business processes and tools.  Responsible for assessing effectiveness of current business processes and recommending ongoing process improvements.
  • Actively engages stakeholders in the execution of strategic initiatives through thorough communication and change management.   

 

Primary Responsibilities

  • Standardized Deployment of Strategic Initiatives: Leads local and global deployment of Procurement processes and tools. Responsible for on-time and accurate completion of project implementation.  Accountable for first-line problem solving and troubleshooting. Identifies and assesses broader systematic issues, and partners with rest of procurement team to resolve. Actively participates in the design of business processes and tools that integration with operations and works toward full integration of the end to end supply chain.     
  • Business Process Management: Maintains day to day operations of business processes and tools.  Responsible for assessing effectiveness of current business processes and recommending ongoing process improvements to BPE leadership.    
  • Internal Stakeholder Engagement: Develops and maintains relationships with local stakeholders (procurement, supply chain, business leaders).  Actively engages stakeholders in the execution of strategic initiatives through thorough communication and change management
  • Compliance: Accountable for thorough knowledge of and compliance with local and international compliance regulations.  Responsible for local deployment of compliance reporting processes.   
  • Building Organizational Capability: Accountable for planning and executing 7-Step Strategic Sourcing Process/Enhanced Sourcing Tools training globally and locally.  Manages tracking and reporting of training completion.    

 

Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain, Engineering, Business or a related field
  • 3-5 years of experience in Procurement, Supply Chain or a related Operational function required. 
  • Previous project management and/or strategic sourcing experience required. 
  • Experience in a related industry preferred.

 

Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of core procurement processes and project management/change management fundamentals
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (technical and non-technical), strong financial/statistical analysis, organization skills, strong Microsoft Access/Excel skills and/or other database programs, a team player, influence skills,  self-directing, and ability to work in a very fast paced, multi-tasking environment
  • Foreign language, manufacturing process, mathematical modeling, international experience desired

 

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Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 64,000 people and manufactures its products in 47 facilities in 21 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to www.goodyear.com/corporate

Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need reasonable accommodation to complete the online application, or any other part of the employment process, please contact the Goodyear Candidate Care Line at 330.796.4500.

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Nearest Major Market: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

Job Segment: Business Process, Engineer, Supply, Procurement, Database, Management, Engineering, Operations, Technology

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