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Plexus Corp.

Supply Chain Productivity Manager

Plexus Corp. - Boulder, CO

Supply Chain Productivity Manager




Job Description

Develop optimal Supply Chain solutions for Plexus customers. Provide customers with optimal levels of value added services, identify and drive differentiation, while maximizing profitability for Plexus.

Roles and Responsibilities

Solutions Selling: Promote Plexus' Supply Chain as a value add provider of a wide range of solutions, which meets the needs of existing customers and new business opportunities.

Growth Generation: Assist in the formulation of quoting strategies and opportunity plans that drive win rates and revenue growth.

Costing Strategy: Formulate, model and set optimal material QC pricing to align with overall account objectives, while meeting Plexus' financial goals.

Productivity: Lead strategic material cost reductions utilizing Global and Regional Sourcing, Supply Chain and ENG Solutions while incorporating material pricing, current market, and customer negotiated conditions. Responsible for meeting customer specific cost reduction goals and Plexus PPV retainment goals.

Leader among Peers - within their peer group have the ability to influence, motivate, and enable others to contribute toward organizational success.

Act as a liaison to the customer's fulfillment requirements, including: Flexibility, Response time, Service Level, and On Time to Request

Act as Voice of Customer for supply chain to ensure Plexus is appropriately resourced and aligned on driving to closure material shortage escalations and any other material related issues as they occur. Lead Plexus in required development work to prevent issue reoccurrence, where necessary, through Supply Chain redesign or inventory policies. Maintain the strategic intent of the role by keeping particular issues at the appropriate operational levels and using judgment to get involved when urgent matters are identified

Collaborate with Site Materials, Sourcing, Finance and Customer facing teams on material pricing to ensure continuous improvement on customer satisfaction.

Ensure Plexus Material teams are prepared and information is accurate for Business Review Meetings (QBR) with global customers. This may include coordination across several Plexus sites

Provide leadership during transition to ensure Supply Chain Strategies and Preferred Manufacturer Suppliers are optimized

Ensure that all appropriate materials teams are aware of the content of the contracts, agreements, and any specific customer requirements, when appropriate such as relating to pricing cycles, management of purchase price variance and productivity goals.

Ensure common material is aligned with global pricing strategy.


A Minimum of a(n) Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience is required for this position; a(b) Master’s level coursework is preferred.

Experience of 8 years is required for this position, assuming education requirements are met. Equivalent industry experience of 5 or more years is highly desirable.

Certification by ISM or APICS is preferred

Previous customer management experience is preferred.


Strong negotiation and analytical skills

Project management skills

Excellent oral and written communication skills are required

An ability to quickly relate to people and connect their motives to opportunities

Highly organized, team players with strong influencing skills are most successful in this role

All offers of employment are contingent upon successfully passing a drug screen and upon completion of a confidentiality agreement.

Our Values and How We Lead behaviors guide our processes. Plexus does not make employment decisions based on race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and encourage all to apply today!

Globally, our policy is to recruit people from wide and diverse backgrounds. However, certain positions require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or Export Administration Regulations (EAR). Applicants for these positions may need to be “U.S. Persons,” which is generally defined as a U.S. citizen, permanent resident (green card holder), or individual granted political asylum.

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Working At Plexus:

Since 1979, Plexus has been partnering with companies to create the products that build a better world. We are a team of over 15,000, providing global Design and Development, Supply Chain Solutions, New Product Introduction, Manufacturing and Aftermarket Services. Plexus is an industry leader that specializes in serving customers with complex products used in demanding regulatory environments. With a culture built around innovation and customer service, Plexus’ teams create customized end-to-end solutions to assure the realization of the most intricate products. For more information about Plexus, visit our website,

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Plexus Corp.


Supply Chain Productivity Manager Plexus Corp. - Boulder, CO, United States


Location: Boulder, CO

Company Profile:
Plexus uses a unique Product Realization service model to transform your concepts into branded products and deliver them to your target markets. We tailor innovative solutions that integrate product conceptualization, design, commercialization, manufacturing, fulfillment and sustaining services. Whether you operate in the Americas, Europe, the Asia Pacific region or worldwide, Plexus can deliver turnkey solutions to make your project a success.