Trans‐Pacific On‐site Support

  • Supervises vendor facilities to evaluate performance, production capacity, cost control, efficiency, quality, reliability, and on‐time delivery.
  • Provides overall vendor management, including ensuring tactical execution within assigned commodity, escalations due to service delivery/quality issues and invoicing/payables issues, supplier and contract database management, etc.
  • Leads sourcing efforts to develop lowest cost of ownership, improving competitiveness, service levels, and quality position.
  • Evaluates the company’s purchasing activities and issues periodic financial and operational reports.
  • Seeks out and develops emerging regions of new suppliers, or suppliers with new and evolving capabilities.
  • Manages relationships with Chinese vendor partners to ensure mutual satisfaction.
  • Assures that the product is delivered on schedule, at the negotiated price, and meets the quality standards of the client.
  • Monitors performance and development.
  • Maintains timely control of orders, amendments, shipping notices, and other documents to assure accurate retention of records.
  • Coordinates appropriate methods to distribute commodity in a cost effective manner.
  • Identifies inefficiencies and proposes solutions for improvements.
  • Develops and achieves short and long‐range operational objectives, organizational structure, and staffing requirements.