Strategy Manager (264138)

Lear Corporation Southfield, MI

This position will require working with Lear's Supply Chain leadership to drive a unified business and supply chain strategy towards future implementation and impact. It will entail supporting Global Supply Chain by defining and implementing strategies relating to purchasing commodity strategies, supply chain roadmaps, logistics strategies, and supplier-led innovation projects. The incumbent will help drive Lear's competitive advantage and continuous improvement by providing long-term planning and influencing strategic decisions to achieve consistent results. And the position will become a key partner to stakeholders and be viewed as critical assets for Lear's Supply Chain strategy.


* Support Purchasing by creating commodity strategies to achieve target savings and strategic supplier partnerships

* Help develop a multi-year, high-visibility roadmap of strategic initiatives to deliver on a Supply Chain journey

* Help develop a long-term logistics strategy to build upon current work

* Facilitate supplier-led innovation and integrate into current product portfolios

Skills and Background:

* Excellent problem solving & analytical ability

* Self-starter, proactive, with an ownership mindset

* Strategy experience

* Managerial experience (direct, cross-functional) and leadership ability

* Strong ability to develop relationships at all levels and across functions (influence)

* Supply Chain experience

* Organized and detail oriented

* Position will require occasional travel (local/international)