Driven professional who is comfortable working in a fast-paced & dynamic environment
A leader who can quickly understand the intricacy of issues / requirements, develop the business case and drive a plan to resolution
Exceptional project management & analytical problem solving skills
Excellent time management, ability to be hands on with great attention to detail and ability to handle incomplete / ambiguous information with agility and comfort
Remarkable ability to build relationships and operate in a matrix organization (e.g. influence without authority)
Experienced in risk assessment and developing mitigation plans
Exceptional communicator (both written / verbal)
Does not accept status quo and can drive business process improvements
Minimum 8-10 years of professional experience in developing the required Skills & Competencies, including international professional experience (Pacific Region is a plus)
Experience and knowledge of multiple disciplines within supply chain operations (order to fulfilment, supply / demand planning, logistics, manufacturing, etc.
and product management (localization, certification and new product launches) is a plus
Business proficient in Mandarin is a plus
Define each NPI (new product introduction) localization requirements with WW and regional cross-functional teamsEnsure flawless execution of NPI launch with accurate BOM creationExecute BOM roll-in or cut-in requirementsPerform First-Article-Inspections (FAIs) on new localized product componentsCollaborate with global teams on the implementation of Pacific regulatory markings & artworksWork with Regulatory Compliance, Legal, Environmental, Safety, Government Affairs and Trade Compliance teams on resolving and mitigating issues relating to product regulatory requirementsDevelop & execute localization solutions that are feasible (simple vs complex), scalable and cost effective to ensure products meet 100% of the in-country regulationsIdentify and communicate risks and priorities to drive on-time and compliant delivery of products
Education & Experience
BS / BA degree required; MBA or advanced degree a plus.