Avp – Supply Chain & Procurement
Posted on 4/2/2024
INACTIVE
Geotab

1,001-5,000 employees

Open platform telematics technology provider
Company Overview
Geotab is on a mission to advance technology, empower businesses and make the roads safer for everyone. The company connects vehicles to the internet and provide web-based analytics to help organizations manage their fleets.
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Hardware

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

2000

Headquarters

Oakville, Canada

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

7%

2 year growth

7%
Locations
Oakville, ON, Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
CategoriesNew
Operations & Logistics
Production Planning & Scheduling
Procurement & Sourcing
Supply Chain Management
Requirements
  • 8-10 years of experience with supply chain management and/or procurement
  • 8-10 years of experience leading, motivating, and developing teams in an agile and fast-paced environment
  • Skilled in negotiation and building strong relationships
  • Ability to analyze and resolve complex supply chain issues
  • Experience working within a technical or engineering organization/knowledge of the high-technology industry is an asset
  • Proven ability to think creatively
  • Ability to develop effective solutions and manage projects through to completion
  • Experience delivering presentations and training
  • Continuously stay up to date with technology and industry trends
  • Ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams and all levels of management within an organization
  • Experience using software programs, including, but not limited to, Google Suite for business (Sheets, Docs, Slides)
  • Ability to travel internationally
Responsibilities
  • Lead and manage all aspects of the company’s supply chain operations including sourcing, procurement, and demand forecasting
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with contract manufacturers and suppliers to ensure timely delivery and quality of goods and services
  • Champion the development and implementation of a consolidated procurement strategy that unifies purchasing activities across all company divisions
  • Develop and execute demand forecasting models and processes to accurately predict supply requirements and optimize inventory levels
  • Plan, evaluate, and improve business processes, systems and procedures to enhance speed, quality, efficiency, automation and output
  • Lead and mentor a team of international leaders/professionals through performance driven objectives and KPAs
  • Build strong relationships with key stakeholders and partners to enhance business partnerships and forecasting
  • Develop a suite of dashboards and KPI’s to monitor and manage supply chain performance
  • Leverage cross-functional teams to ensure Geotab is sourcing superior components for new product development, based on engineering and quality specifications
  • Work closely with the Fulfillment and Manufacturing team to ensure day-to-day operations run seamlessly