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Company: Flex
Location: Columbia, SC
Career Level: Director
Industries: Technology, Software, IT, Electronics


At Flex, we welcome people of all backgrounds. Our employees thrive here by living our values: we support each other as we strive to find a better way, we move fast with discipline and purpose, and we do the right thing always. Through a respectful, inclusive and collaborative culture, a career at Flex offers the opportunity to make a difference, invest in your career growth and join our purpose -- to make great products that create value and improve people's lives. Job Summary

To support our extraordinary teams who build great products and contribute to our growth, we're looking to add a General Manager located in.

Reporting to the VP of Operations the General Manager role involves planning, directing, and controlling all manufacturing activities at the site. He/She will coordinate operating activities so that approved products are manufactured on schedule, within quality standards and cost goals. Additional duties involve the estimation of manufacturing capacity, production and materials control, warehousing and site facilities, maintenance, industrial engineering and other manufacturing hold up activities.

What a typical day looks like:

  • The General Manager will be accountable for overseeing and directing the site to ensure business development growth and the attainment of profit and operations goals including the Vision and Mission.

  • Accountable for assessment of existing and potential markets and developing and maintaining strategic alliances with key customers.

  • Will regularly interact with executives and major clients. Interactions normally will involve influencing and/or persuading customers and negotiations.

  • This role should possess demonstrated positive human relations and business skills that are effective at all levels of the organization.

  • Direct execution and develop the necessary functional and process expertise in order to deliver customer solutions in a rapid time frame at the lowest possible costs.

  • Functional will include, but not be limited to Engineering, Procurement, Materials Management, Regulatory, Quality, Warehousing and logistics, Business Excellence, cross functional Human Resource and Financial controls.

The experience we're looking to add to our team:

  • A Bachelor's Degree in related field; MBA is preferred.

  • 10 or more years of industry experience with at least 12 years of experience in Operations Management and at Executive level.

  • Demonstrated ability to lead large teams of people and multi-million-dollar revenues.

  • Ability to significantly improve operation metrics including increasing turns, out of box quality, on time delivery, and reductions in cycle time, costs and inventory.

  • Experience in reverse logistics, (non-)warranty repair and service experience an asset.

  • Ability to successfully influence senior level management, executives and key clients.

  • NPI experience with new customer programs from concept to successful execution and delivery.

  • Proven sales development skills and excellent operational and financial skills.

  • Experience working with ODM's and/or OEM's.

What you'll receive for the great work you provide:

  • Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision

  • Life Insurance

  • Matching 401K

  • PTO

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Employee discounts at local retailers

Job Category OperationsRelocation: Eligible for domestic relocation only

Is Sponsorship Available?

NoFlex is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. We celebrate diversity and do not discriminate based on: age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status, or any other status protected by law. We're happy to provide reasonable accommodations to those with a disability for assistance in the recruitment process. Please advise us of any accommodations you may need by e-mailing: accessibility@flex.com.

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