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Manager, GSM Data Management

Date: Aug 18, 2019

Location: Corning, NY, US, 14830

Company: Corning

Purpose of Position:

Innovate with leading edge data and digital technology to discover, develop and implement new strategic capability for improved and sustainable supply chain performance.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Defines, steers and leads innovative digital or data initiatives (digitalization) strategically aimed to improve revenue, profit, cash, efficiency, and protect brand (i.e. compliance)
  • Develops, influences & leads innovative strategic initiatives to improve supply chain performance from better data visibility, structure and connectivity
  • Defines, steers and leads cross functional teams to accomplish strategic objectives
  • Translates desired business outcomes into pertinent enabling digital, data & process capability
  • Establishes data quality standards and ensures they are met through designed in solutions.
  • Delivers data management operational support excellence across GSM
  • Facilitates effective functional and enterprise data governance
  • Supervises a global team of direct and matrix reports
  • Identifies and manages strategic service providers & industry experts
  • Reports project progress and improvement metrics.  

Scope of Position:

  • Global Supply Management and Supply Chain functions
  • Strategic definition, implementation and continuous improvement
  • Master data management
  • Data cleansing and migration
  • Critical data structure and flow from ERP to & between supply chain applications
  • Digital innovation
  • Internal and external collaboration
  • Financial assessment and spending to budget
  • Project management
  • Supervision and mentoring

Required Education/Experience:

  • Technical degree in Information Technology, Engineering or Analytics Master’s degree in technology or business
  • 15+ years of experience across multiple supply chain functions in business focused roles (i.e. category management, strategic sourcing, demand management, program management, forecasting, pricing, logistics, retail marketing).
  • 5+ years leadership experience in roles that define and drive vision/strategy to improve business performance from better and more visible data
  • 5+ years in roles that include product and/or process development

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated collaboration skills with internal business group leaders, different cultures, different technologies (especially IT) and industry thought leaders or supply chain partners.
  • A communicator, able to convert analytical findings into simple actionable messages
  • Experience with different analytical or database platforms (i.e. PowerBI, Microsoft Access, Oracle, SQL, Business Objects, Tableau)
  • Strong analytical, and evaluation skills
  • Strong Microsoft Office Skills (Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Fluent in English

Desired Skills

  • Experience with SAP and deployment of master data management processes
  • Experience with operating and managing cloud based (Amazon Web Services, Azure, others) solutions with consumable data connections (i.e. Application Program Interfaces)
  • Experience with middleware purchasing/supply management solutions like Ariba, Tradeshift, Perfect Commerce, Emptoris, Vinimaya for procuring, sourcing, or eAuctions. fore-solutions in Procurement(Sourcing) and the use of e-auctions
  • Experience with industry standards for transferring data between companies (i.e. ISO 8000/22745)
  • Experience with best practices for continuous improvement and innovative thinking (i.e. Six Sigma, LEAN, Design Thinking, Scrum, Sprint Design)

Soft Skills:

• Myers Briggs – ENFP, ENTP

  • Strong Leadership – outcome focused and sustainable processes
  • Ethical and acts with Integrity
  • Self-Motivated and Driven
  • Team Player – cross culture agility
  • Quick Learner, not afraid to engage new things and learn
  • Process Oriented and Disciplined
  • Good Listener
  • Comfortable and connects with all levels of the company
  • Ability to Establish Positive Relationships with suppliers and internal customers

This position does not support immigration sponsorship.


Nearest Major Market: Corning