Director of Supply Chain, China Operations

Shenzhen, CN

Job Description / Skills Required

This role is responsible for planning, organizing, directing, and controlling all facets of a comprehensive supply chain program. This includes managing the local China GoPro materials team, contract Manufactures, Raw Materials Suppliers and 3PL services


? Evaluating alternatives and developing sound conclusions and recommendations on complex management and administrative issues

? Presenting proposals and recommendations clearly and logically

? Using computers and related software applications

? Communicating with a wide variety of people;

? Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all internal and external customers

Skills & Requirements:

? Equivalent to a Bachelor Degree in Materials Management, Business, Economics or a closely related field;

? Directly related equivalent experience may be accepted in lieu of degree

? Ten(10) years of progressively responsible supply chain or materials management, including five (5) years of managerial experience.

? Five (5) years management experience in supply chain or materials management questions

? Certification in supply chain management functions;

? Prior experience in managing multiple supply chain functions in an fast pace setting and / or large organization

? Demonstrate ability to effectively negotiate contract and affect / implement substantial costs saving measures;

? Knowledge of Product Life Cycle system (Arena or Agile) as well as ERP/MRP systems (SAP, Oracle, NetSuite is a plus)