Full-Time

Sr. Manager

Procurement & Supply Chain Partnerships

Updated on 5/29/2024

Supernal

Supernal

501-1,000 employees

Develops eVTOL vehicles for advanced air mobility

Hardware

Senior

Irvine, CA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, supply chain, or business required; MBA/MS preferred
  • A minimum of ten (10) years of progressive experience in the field of manufacturing preferred
  • Experience in Aerospace and/or Automotive industries preferred
  • Five (5) years of previous supervisory experience preferred
  • Certification in Purchasing, Supply Chain, and/or Program Management preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proactive delivery of communication and follow up
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to independently prioritize and accomplish work within time constraints
  • Self-motivated and forward-thinking
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite
Responsibilities
  • Leads the implementation of Supernal’s supply strategy including strategic sourcing and commodity plans simultaneously for assigned vertical(s) to achieve business requirements
  • Identifies, selects & develops strategic supplier partnerships to generate new supplier capability or competency to generate competitive advantage. Includes determining required investment in training and development
  • Supports and makes recommendations to facilitate Make vs Buy strategy decisions
  • Evaluates the global market environment and make recommendations for sourcing strategies
  • Develops channels of supply to achieve reduced lead time and inventory holding, increased quality, and delivery, and therefore lowest total cost
  • Supplier Relationship Management
  • Contract & pricing negotiation
  • Ability to lead cross-functionally without formal authority, e.g., ability to influence decision-making at all levels of the business
  • Provide informal mentorship for junior colleagues
  • May require up to 30% of domestic and international travel
  • Other duties as assigned

Supernal specializes in developing an electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) vehicle and a scalable, electrified, clean-energy ecosystem for Advanced Air Mobility, leveraging Hyundai Motor Group's automotive manufacturing expertise. The main technologies involved include eVTOL vehicle design and development, as well as ecosystem integration for Advanced Air Mobility.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Washington, District of Columbia

Founded

2020

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

16%

1 year growth

86%

2 year growth

263%