SCM Performance Improvement Regional Lead


Auburn Hills, MI, US

Entry Level:  Professionals (3+ years)
Function:  Production & Operations

Webasto Roof Systems Inc. is currently recruiting for a SCM Performance Improvement Regional Lead located at their Headqaurters in Auburn Hills, MI.  


If you have experience with Supply Chain continuous improvement, then this position might be right for you! 


Job Responsibilities:

  • Review, consolidate and communicate monthly reporting of SCM Performance with plants based on SCM KPIs and regular management reports 
  • Define and review plant roadmap of SCM Performance Improvement, drive CI by monitoring plant projects and align activities between plants
  • Drive analysis of SCM-related KPI of the plants to support CI and Lessons Learned by proposing potential solutions to the plants
  • Define regional benchmarking and identify potential improvements (for plants) in order to ensure optimal SCM performance and implementation of benchmark solutions (acc. global definitions)
  • Define and implement regional optimization projects in alignment with global functions
  • Define and review plant roadmap of SCM Performance Improvement, drive CI by monitoring plant projects and align activities between plants
  • Ensure cost optimization of budget planning of forecasting of plants are in line with benchmark data and global functions
  • Functional leadership and management of the plant responsibles for SCM PI 
  • Optimization of regional SCM performance by implementing standards and best practices
  • Request and follow-up actions/countermeasures in case of deviations from KPI targets
  • Drive regional cost savings and target setting
  • Identify potential improvements within region/BU/associated plants



Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain, Business or related field, Master's Degree preferred
  • 8+ years experience in Supply Chain Management; preferrably Automotive
  • Experience of managing teams and projects
  • High level of target orientation, problem solving skills and analytical skills
  • High level of commitment, persistence, and communication skills
  • Experience with KPI and performance improvement of Supply Chain functions
  • Strong Ability to handle conflicts and make decisions
  • Very good knowledge of intercultural agility
  • Deep understanding of principles of business administration
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally
  • Ability to think and act strategically 
  • Experience with SAP R/3 processes and other IT Tools 
  • Knowledge of production systems, lean production, digitilization and general understanding of the Product Development Process 



Webasto is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against  race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected status. 

Nearest Major Market: Detroit