ResMed Supplier Alliance Manager NPI in Australia

Imagine what you could accomplish if you could drive positive change every single day in your career?

At ResMed, you can find out. As the leader in sleep and respiratory disorder solutions, our work changes lives with every breath.

We are currently seeking applications from experienced, driven and proactive Global Supplier Alliance (GSA) Manager to join our high functioning New Product Introduction (NPI) team based at Norwest Business Park.

The Supplier Alliance Manager NPI will be primarily focussed on strategic sourcing activities, supplier engagement and project management, supply base development and relationship management pertaining to Supplier engagements in support of a portfolio of Product Development based projects.

At ResMed we focus on capability and passion. Reporting directly into the Senior Supplier Alliance Manager, you will be a natural integrator, collaborator and communicator with a pride and personal interest in building and developing best-in-class Supply networks.

To succeed in this role, you will have demonstrable experience in performing the following responsibilities in a fast paced rewarding environment;

  • Develop an appropriate Procurement Strategy for each assigned project in consultation with business stakeholders.

  • Ensure that project Procurement Strategies take into consideration the balance between specific project needs, the current GSA related strategies and prevailing business conditions.

  • Work closely with the Product Development, GSA Category Management and other business stakeholders to deliver against this strategy on time and within the project and product cost budgets.

  • Lead the supplier selection process in support of the strategy and facilitate and document recommendations in conjunction with ResMed Quality Management System.

  • Ensure appropriate level of supplier review and approval for new suppliers, in conjunction with ResMed Quality Management System and Strategic Business Unit stakeholders.

  • Ensure at project handover that appropriate contracts and agreements are in place and aligned to ResMed business processes.

  • Promote internal stakeholder awareness of procurement processes pertaining to projects and promote compliance to Procurement best practice.

  • Working with the broader Product Development and Marketing functions, identify key technologies that will drive ResMed’s innovation, quality and cost requirements.

  • Develop strategies to ensure the supplier base can adequately support these technologies.

  • Maintain thorough knowledge of ResMed’s Quality system to work within established policies and procedures.

  • Identify, develop and deliver, in consultation with other stakeholders, continuous improvements, which support GSA department initiatives.

To really get us excited you will possess the following;

  • Degree qualification in Business, Engineering, or Science discipline. However ResMed are focused on recruiting the right person and therefore we will consider candidates with extensive directly applicable experience will be considered.

  • Experience in Global purchasing or similar in a commercial environment.

  • Preferably with extensive knowledge and exposure in software, cellular technology and security.

  • APICS certification is advantageous

Big ideas and big goals reign at ResMed Australia. Within this major product innovation, development and manufacturing facility, you'll thrive in an environment filled with self-starters who possess the drive to make a difference. You'll be encouraged within a people-focused culture that motivates and recognizes talent, so that together, we can continue to produce the best products and results.

At ResMed, we believe in supporting, inspiring and developing our people. So we recruit the best and then give them the tools to make a real difference in the lives of our patients. We believe that fresh thinking inspires innovation – and our shared success. If this sounds like a place you would like to work and you have the drive to transform and enhance the lives of millions of patients through your contribution at work, then today is your day! Apply now!

Req #: 2017-9115

Region: AU - HQ - Sydney

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