Project Sourcing Manager
To support the fast growth of ICEpower, we are looking for an experienced Project Sourcing Manager to strengthen control of product cost and purchasing in our development projects.
ICEpower is experiencing rapid growth, and to support our expansion, we are seeking an accomplished Project Sourcing Manager. In this role, you will be vital in controlling product cost and purchasing within our development projects.
Responsibilities as the Project Sourcing Manager will include:
- Maintaining a comprehensive overview of product cost throughout all project phases and consistently challenging stakeholders to achieve the best possible product cost.
- Purchasing and effectively managing materials during the ramp-up phase of new products, ensuring a seamless handover to mass production.
- Collaborating with our manufacturing partner (EMS) in Thailand for most of the purchasing activities, supplemented by direct procurement from component manufacturers, distributors, and occasional brokers.
- Daily tasks involve overseeing and managing materials at the EMS, monitoring purchase orders, stock levels, and component logistics.
To excel in this position, you will need the following qualifications:
- A strong business acumen, coupled with a structured approach and a willingness to provide support.
- Experience and knowledge in electronics purchasing, project management, and other supply chain-related areas would be advantageous.
- Close collaboration with project managers, project teams, and colleagues in the Operations department.
As the Project Sourcing Manager, the role will be responsible for:
- Handling material and production cost estimates and calculations in product development projects.
- Coordinating cost quotations for parts and assemblies.
- Ensuring the availability of materials during production ramp-up.
- Participating in project meetings and serving as the coordinating interface between Purchasing and the projects.
- Challenging strategic Procurement and R&D teams to identify cost reduction opportunities within projects.
- Encouraging R&D to optimize designs for cost efficiency.
- Implementing and enforcing sourcing strategies in the projects.
- Supporting Strategic Procurement in Quarterly Business Reviews with our suppliers.
- Ensuring accurate master data in the ERP system before projects are released for mass production.
To thrive in this role, you should possess:
- A minimum of 2-3 years of relevant experience.
- Preferably a relevant education in purchasing, supply chain, or engineering.
- Demonstrated sourcing experience with a focus on materials, cost control, and product management.
- Proficiency in various Microsoft Office tools, particularly Excel.
We are seeking an individual who embodies the following qualities:
- A highly structured and organized approach to work, ensuring meticulous attention to detail.
- The ability to oversee and manage multiple processes simultaneously, while maintaining a keen eye for detail.
- Resilience, energy, and a results-oriented mindset when collaborating with internal and external partners at various levels.
- A positive demeanor and a commitment to fostering a harmonious working environment.
- Thrives in an environment of continuous change, approaching challenges with a hands-on and problem-solving attitude.
Join our dynamic team at ICEpower, where you’ll have the opportunity to make a significant impact in a rapidly growing organization. Apply below to be our next Project Sourcing Manager!
Audio Made Powerful
We create innovative and competitive products for the most prestigious audio brands and leaders in the audio industry. We are a global R&D center of excellence that exists to empower our partners with everything from specific modules to 100% custom-made and complete turnkey solutions (cradle to grave).
Audio is in our DNA, and we are found at the world’s most famous stadiums and concert halls while at the same time playing in the falling snow at winter sports events. We are at the local fitness club, the train station, or your favorite pub around the corner. We are lucky enough to work with audio, and every day, we get to amplify some of the most beautiful things in life – Music, communication, and entertainment!
ICEpower was established in 1999. We are more than 100 dedicated employees, of which 85 are engineers. And we would like you to join us.
Being Part of ICEpower
By joining ICEpower, you become part of a diverse culture. Here we all bring value to work every day. We are not too proud to let someone know they did well or mention that “you are simply the best.” You can come to work in a t-shirt, rusty jeans, or your best suit, as long as you remember to bring your running shoes if you’d like to join in on a Monday run or bicycle event. We are serious when needed, we can laugh, and we hang out for a Friday beer. We have a relaxed atmosphere based on a shared trust that we are the best at what we do.
ICEpower is a company that partners with our customers and suppliers. We are mutually dependent. We trust that by giving our partners the best possible conditions, we aspire to become the winning team with the highest success.
Naturally, many of us are interested in music and the technical solutions leading to great sound. Some people put their heads down into the technical solutions while others use our stage to play a gig, enjoy our listening room, borrow our mobile discotheque, Soundbox, or the like for a private session. Whether you are a streamer, vinyl freak, or wish to dig into our library on music, you will feel at home in ICEpower.
Additional information and application
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