Full-Time

Sr. Global Sourcing Manager

Updated on 5/17/2024

Framework

Framework

51-200 employees

Modular, upgradeable, sustainable consumer laptops

Consumer Goods
Hardware

Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Communications
Management
Requirements
  • Seasoned Experience: 10+ years of demonstrable expertise in supply chain development and sourcing management within the electronics industry
  • Educational Background: Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Operations, Business, or related fields
  • RFQ Proficiency: Proven excellence in structuring and executing RFQ processes with ODMs, JDMs, CMs, and module suppliers
  • Vendor Management Skills: Strong background in vendor management and aligning with senior-level vendor executives
  • Negotiation Prowess: Exceptional negotiation skills with suppliers
  • Technical Acumen: Deep understanding of product-level and mechanical/electrical module-level specifications
  • Lifecycle Knowledge: Comprehensive experience with the entire product lifecycle
  • Decision-making Agility: Ability to make critical decisions swiftly in high-pressure environments
  • Analytical and Innovative Mindset: Possess analytical, curious, and creative problem-solving skills
  • Adaptability: Flexibility to adapt to rapidly changing environments
  • Communication Skills: Strong written and verbal English communication abilities
Responsibilities
  • Strategically identify, evaluate, and cultivate relationships with global suppliers
  • Spearhead the development and execution of comprehensive RFP and RFQ processes
  • Champion Framework's mission as a critical business leader
  • Conduct regular business reviews with suppliers' executive teams
  • Collaborate with engineering teams to provide strategic insights on supplier capabilities
  • Lead and mentor a high-performing sourcing team
  • Provide guidance in developing sourcing strategies for operational efficiency
  • Stay abreast of industry trends and emerging technologies in the laptop ecosystem
  • Act as a thought leader and influencer representing Framework's interests

The Framework Laptop is a modular, upgradeable notebook designed to promote sustainability and longevity in consumer electronics. It features fully customizable input, upgradeable graphics, and options for AMD Ryzen™ and Intel® Core™ processors.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$44M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2019

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

35%

2 year growth

174%