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Southfield, MI, US, 48033

Senior Materials Specialist - Electronic Semiconductors


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Lear Corporation is the leading Tier 1 automotive supplier serving all of the world's major automotive manufacturers with our world-class automotive seating and automotive electrical products. Our products are developed and produced by a diverse, talented team of more than 165,000 people. With operations in 39 countries, Lear operates in every major automotive manufacturing region in the world. For our globally positioned and successful teams, we are looking for dedicated talents with zest for action and enthusiasm. If you love challenges, want to experience development opportunities unrestrained, and want recognition that pays off, then you've come to the right place with Lear.





A Supply Chain Manager is a professional who oversees every stage of an organization’s supply chain specifically for Semiconductors from purchasing raw materials to production. They must ensure that the product comes at just the right time and coordinate with Purchasing and the perspective Lear facility. Supply chain managers develop and monitor a company’s supply chain strategy. Their goal is to improve productivity and efficiency and reduce costs while securing high quality material for their company


The Role:

Your work will include, but not be limited to:

  • Analyze data from shipping and delivering processes to find bottlenecks and other issues 
  • Long term supply / capacity capability analytics
  • Identify process bottleneck and implement solutions in a timely manner
  • Streamline issue escalation
  • Strong Mgt. Relationship with Suppliers
  • Monitor logistics to make sure they run smoothly 
  • Find cost-effective solutions for supply chain processes
  • Resolve issues that come up (e.g. delays in delivery, accidents)
  • Collaborate with Sales, Operations and Supplier Customer Service Teams


Your Qualifications:

  • BA in Supply Chain Management, Finance, or similar relevant field
  • Experience with Automotive Electronics and software
  • Previous working experience as a Supply Chain Manager
  • Hands on experience with supply chain management software
  • Sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on company’s success
  • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills
  • Team player
  • Good time-management skills
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrate a strong comradery with team members
  • Understanding of purchasing commodity management
  • Ability to close out open issues in a timely fashion
  • Strong written communication and presentation skills
  • Supplier relationship management
  • Ability to collaborate with leaders across many functions and regions
  • Ability to work cross-functionally with Engineering, Sales and Program Management




Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.


Applicants must submit their resume for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.


Nearest Major Market: Detroit