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Req #
Career area:
Supply Chain
United States of America
North Carolina
Thursday, August 19, 2021
Working time:

Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology for all, so we spend our time building a society that’s brighter and more inclusive. 

And we go big. No, not big—huge.

We’re not just a Fortune Global 500 company, we’re one of Fortune’s Most Admired. We’re in 180 markets, working with 63,000 brilliant colleagues and counting. And we’re known for the world’s most complete portfolio of smart technology, from devices to software to infrastructure.

With our ingenuity, we help millions—not just the select few—experience our version of a smarter future. 

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

About Lenovo: 

Focused on a bold vision to deliver smarter technology for all, we are developing world-changing technologies that create a more inclusive, trustworthy and sustainable digital society. By designing, engineering and building the world’s most complete portfolio of smart devices and infrastructure, we are also leading an Intelligent Transformation - to create better experiences and opportunities for millions of customers around the world. Join us in defining our world of tomorrow and creating smarter technology for all! 

Who You’ll Work With: 
Lenovo's Infrastructure Solutions Group (ISG) provides end-to-end IT solutions and services for organizations at any scale. We empower our customers to dramatically accelerate their organizations, improve their industries, and solve humanity’s greatest challenges. A trusted partner every step of the way, we provide reliable infrastructure and support with Smarter Infrastructure Solutions, Cloud Computing, Analytics and AI, As-A-Service, Edge Computing, and more. 

What You’ll Do: 
The Supply Chain Program Manager manages the overall Procurement process for ISG NPI launch. This role will represent Procurement in the Offering Delivery Team and interlocks on cost, sourcing & supply management. To a greater extent this involves risk mitigation and strategies in the procurement arena. This role mainly works with internal customers and participates on Offering Development Teams. Internal cross function interactions will mainly involve an exchange of information for analysis, decision making, and strategy development.

Responsibilities include but not limited to: 
• Establish and track project plans 
• Manage risk, cost and resources to meet target 
• Ensure timely execution of projects with right cost
• Resolve issues that arise during project lifecycle 
• Interlock dependencies and execution plans with multiple Lenovo cross-functional teams, including Offering Delivery Team, Procurement, quality engineering, hardware platform and I/O development teams, Service, and Manufacturing 
• Communicate schedules and plans to executive management 
• Manage project expense and capital budget 
• Participate in resource planning 
• Manage open source aspect of projects 

Basic Qualifications: 
• Bachelor’s degree 
• 5+ years in Manufacturing or Engineering background 
• 3+ years’ experience in Project or Program Management 
• Strong communications skills 

Preferred Qualifications: 
• 5+ years in procurement/supply chain/product management in the server industry 
• PMP certification 
• Customer-centric attitude, attention to detail and demonstrated creativity in problem solving. 
• Ability to work independently on projects, manage day-to-day assignments and collaborate as a proactive team leader. 
• Able to work in a fast-paced global environment and meet aggressive deadlines. 
• Possess a positive attitude and high standards for creative executions. 

Awards & Recognition:
• Fortune Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies, 2020 & 2019
• Human Rights Campaign, Corporate Quality Index – Perfect Score 2020, 2019, 2018
• Universum’s World’s Most Attractive Employers, 2020
• Best Places to work for LGBTQ Equality, 2021 & 2020
• Top 100 Internship Programs Winner, 2020
• Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations by Corporate Knights, 2020
• Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index – Perfect Score, 2020
• IoT Breakthrough Award, 2020
• 2020 Fortune Global 500, #224

Learn more about why it’s great to work at Lenovo - 
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.