Representative of both EU & US supply chain teams in China
Develop and maintain strong and long-term relationships with suppliers & partners.
To ensure support at several stages of the project:
o Design phase: to ensure design to cost & compliance to the contract agreement:
To attend design reviews and technical meetings to make sure technical
specifications & quality requirements are well-understood & taken into
account by suppliers/partners.
To ensure manufacturing requirements are taken into account in the design
Ease communication between STC & suppliers/partners and contribute to find
agreement when needed.
o Manufacturing phase: to support the suppliers/partners' follow up of local suppliers
on a regular basis.
o Perform quality inspection and factory acceptance of pieces of equipment
manufactured by local suppliers.
Support suppliers/partners in building relevant manufacturing & procurement plans, to
support product industrialization & process qualification
Build an effective communication on on-going projects between Safran TC offices and
suppliers/partners in order to maintain stakeholders' cohesion and achieve project
Provide a direct feedback to the STC supply chain manager (EU) on a regular basis
Business development: supplier prospection, negotiation, contract management.
Ensure arbitrage and co-decision on technical option in his scope. Give orientation to Senior
To support supplier/partner improvement to achieve STC strategic goals.
To raise any concern or deviation to the Chinese norms & rules for related components.
Edit lessons learned, improve practices for the benefit of the global team
Provide translation services (verbal and written) when required.
Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Its core purpose is to contribute to a safer, more sustainable world, where air transport is more environmentally friendly, comfortable and accessible. Safran has a global presence, with 76,800 employees and sales of 15,3 billion euros in 2021 and holds, alone or in partnership, world or regional leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes research and development programs to maintain the environmental priorities of its R&T and innovation roadmap.
Safran was ranked as the world's third best employer in its sector by Forbes magazine in 2021.
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