Sourcing Manager
Posted on 1/26/2024
Flock Safety

501-1,000 employees

Public safety operating system developer
Company Overview
Flock Safety's mission is to eliminate crime with the power of technology to make our communities safer, healthier, and happier places to live and work. The company has a public safety operating system that helps cities, businesses, schools, and law enforcement in thousands of communities work together to stop crime, protect privacy, and mitigate bias.
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Hardware
Government & Public Sector

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$471M

Founded

2017

Headquarters

Atlanta, Georgia

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

32%

2 year growth

117%
Locations
Atlanta, GA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Management
CategoriesNew
People & HR
Requirements
  • 5+ years electronics program management experience
  • A degree in a supply chain, sourcing, business, or engineering
  • Extensive experience working with and managing suppliers
  • Experience in new product development
  • Experience in working with electrical and mechanical suppliers
  • Strong project management skills, decision making
  • Able to demonstrate organizational skills, record keeping
  • Manufacturing experience and inventory management a plus
Responsibilities
  • Act as the liaison between Supply Chain and Engineering
  • Manage and coordinate camera production with CMs to ensure continuity of device supply within budget and PPV guidelines
  • Lead, manage, and track cost savings and cost reduction initiatives across Supply Chain for multiple products, installation accessories, and logistic activities
  • Work within Supply Chain and cross-functionally with Product, Engineering, Asset Operations, Finance to plan and execute recovery operations while staying within budget limitations
  • Lead and manage camera recovery across first party (1P) and third party (3P) operations - working closely with Asset Operations, Asset Engineering
  • Extensively review recovery backlog and plan material supply to meet recovery targets
  • Perform regular supply vs. demand analysis for critical materials to identify potential supply risks and inventory exposures
  • Manage key vendor accounts including supply, payment terms, production
  • Manage 3P focusing and supply of camera modules
Desired Qualifications
  • Manufacturing experience and inventory management