Would you like to take this opportunity to influence the industry towards a more responsible use of the world’s natural resources?
As a newly combined company Metso Outotec creates a unique workplace. Combining the strengths of two companies we offer stronger platform for growth and innovation.
This is your opportunity to join the positive change.
The Operations Manager is responsible for the management and the execution process of the Screening products (Capital, spares, and wears) in the APAC region, which includes but not limited to:
Product/Project Costing & Estimating
Product and Project execution Management
Sourcing strategies at a regional level
Procurement activities (Capital Screens)
Product and operations Quality; HSE and Sustainability
The Regional Manager must be able to monitor and take actions to achieve and improve the overall performance of the screening products as well as to ensure product availability, quality, and on-time delivery. The desired location for this position is in one of Metso Outotec’s locations in Western Australia.
JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Estimate the cost for the screening product line: Capital (including projects); spares and screening media
Anticipate, analyze, resolve and escalate project issues throughout the organization
Review vendor quotes for accuracy, technical equalization (projects), and help guide cost negotiations with manufacturing vendors and Metso procurement organizations.
Supplier assessment and approval
Plan and manage the execution of the products and projects ensuring the cost forecast; lead time and quality
Resolve interface issues between regional sourcing and engineering, identify and remove barriers to ensure no-stop deliveries
Creation of SAP project structures
Identification of potential cost overruns for each project
Continuous monitoring of the project, sales and earnings trends and all capacities and developing measures of budget variances
Project coordination and the interface between the sales organization, customers, suppliers, and internal departments such as; engineering and accounting regarding contractual matters, delivery schedule, terms of payments, etc.
ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree or above
Over ten (10) years’ work experience in sourcing, procurement, and supplier development
Experience in strategic sourcing, cost modeling, contract management, supplier development and total cost of ownership
Project management skills
Able to read and interpret technical specifications
Knowledge about manufacturing processes
Possesses business acumen, strong analytical and organizational skills
Strong leadership with the ability to develop and deploy strategy through detailed action plans
Effective communicator and negotiator
Excellent skills in SAP, excel, and presentations
Comfortable with frequent travels (30%)
Metso Outotec is a frontrunner in sustainable technologies, end-to-end solutions and services for the aggregates, minerals processing, metals refining and recycling industries globally. By improving our customers’ energy and water efficiency, increasing their productivity, and reducing environmental risks with our product and process expertise, we are the partner for positive change.