Trane Technologies NPD Procurement Manager in Pueblo, Colorado
NPD Procurement Manager
Pueblo CO 101 William White, Pueblo, Colorado, United States
Global Integrated Supply Chain
Requisition # 2004746
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AtTrane Technologies® we Challenge Possible. Our brands – includingTrane®andThermo King® - create access to cooling and comfort in buildings and homes, transport and protect food and perishables, connect customers to elevated performance with less environmental impact, dramatically reduce energy demands and carbon emissions, and innovate with a better world in mind. We boldly challenge what’s possible for a sustainable world.
NPD Procurement Manager based in Pueblo, Colorado responsible for multiple Procurement programs and projects, working with cross-functional teams and deploying standard work to build and execute plans for productivity, new product development, and continuous improvement projects. This role’s primary focus will be in support of New Product Development activities. Responsible for monitoring active projects, updating status, eliminating roadblocks, and escalating issues as appropriate. Identify gaps to goals and collaboratively develop and support countermeasures and activities to close the gap and exceed targets. Work to align strategies between commodity management and local business unit to ensure supply chain optimization.
Coordinate with commodity teams, materials, operations, engineering, finance, quality, and field operations to complete projects and achieve expected benefits within project timeline.
Support New Product Development gate reviews communicating sourcing requirements, supplier decisions, supply chain risk, cost considerations, supply agreements, etc.
Monitor active projects, updating status, eliminating roadblocks, and escalating issues as appropriate.
Identify gaps to goals and collaboratively develop and support countermeasures and activities to close the gap and exceed targets.
Work to align strategies between commodity and business unit goals.
Evaluate Trane technologies business needs against supplier capabilities in order to select the preferred suppliers who meet quality, cost, and delivery requirements; leverage commercial knowledge to navigate and manage supplier relationships and contracts.
Work with category managers to ensure supply agreements are in place to support new business.
BA/BS/ME degree in business or engineering with a minimum of 5 years of previous work experience in a diversified industrial company in the areas of procurement, engineering, project management, quality, finance and/or operations.
Strong Analytic experience
Demonstrated ability for independent thinking and multi-tasking. Proven ability to plan pro-actively, anticipate issues and have excellent problem resolution records with little or no input or assistance. Excellent follow-through. Proficiency in computer applications including industry-related software and tools.
Excellent written and oral communication skills. Strong influencing and negotiating skills across organization. Possess strong interpersonal skills. Ability to lead, develop and motivate suppliers and cross-functional team.
Experience in supplier development, materials management, project management, and/or supplier quality a plus.
Must be a strategic thinker and have demonstrated experience driving strategies
Microsoft Project Expertise or similar systems a plus
Ability to travel up to 20%
We offer competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits and programs that help our employees thrive in both their professional and personal lives. We are proud of our winning culture which is inclusive and respectful at its core. We share passion for serving customers, caring for others, and boldly challenging what’s possible for a sustainable world.
We are committed to achieving workforce diversity reflective of our communities. We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, pregnancy, age, marital status, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any legally protected status.