Logistics Procurement Lead, TikTok US E-commerce (Multiple Positions)

ByteDance

ByteDance

Operations
Seattle, WA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 1, 2024
Logistics Procurement Lead, TikTok US E-commerce (Multiple Positions)
Seattle Regular Operations Job ID: A73640
Responsibilities
About ByteDance Founded in 2012, ByteDance's mission is to inspire creativity and enrich life. With a suite of more than a dozen products, including TikTok, Helo, and Resso, as well as platforms specific to the China market, including Toutiao, Douyin, and Xigua, ByteDance has made it easier and more fun for people to connect with, consume, and create content. Why Join Us Creation is the core of ByteDance's purpose. Our products are built to help imaginations thrive. This is doubly true of the teams that make our innovations possible. Together, we inspire creativity and enrich life - a mission we aim towards achieving every day. To us, every challenge, no matter how ambiguous, is an opportunity; to learn, to innovate, and to grow as one team. Status quo? Never. Courage? Always. At ByteDance, we create together and grow together. That's how we drive impact - for ourselves, our company, and the users we serve. Join us. About the Team Our team plays a crucial role in ensuring the company’s success. We seek people who are willing to learn and put in the effort to solve problems. Our challenges are not your regular day-to-day problems - you’ll be part of a team that’s developing new solutions to new challenges. It’s working fast, at scale, and we’re making a difference. We are looking for talents to join us on this exciting journey! Responsibilities - Manage global teams that are distributed geographically within and outside the US and lead managers to set the strategic vision for the Supply Chain and Procurement to drive long term goals and organizational value. - Manage the end-to-end procurement cycle from market research, sourcing, tender definition, bidding, and contract negotiation through contract signing in accordance with business needs and strategic goals. - Develop and manage suppliers in various countries to support established and new-market growth of the organization. - Develop Supply Chain and Procurement related negotiation strategies and lead negotiations with C-level executives to deliver business objectives and to achieve sustainable relationships with suppliers. - Create and drive the supply chain sourcing strategy that enables an agile supply chain. - Build a qualified supplier pool for procurement and perform critical checks. - Establish supply risk assessment methodologies, monitor risks, and attain business goals. - Research market trend studies and risk management practices and apply findings when coordinating supply chain sourcing strategies, including finding alternative supplies, to ensure supply chain continuity. - Perform Make vs. Buy or Lease vs. Rent vs. Buy analysis, as applicable, and evaluate total cost or benefit of each approach by calculating the Net Present Value in each scenario. - Decide on the optimal purchasing strategy and communicate it to internal teams and stakeholders. - Ensure implementation of strategies implemented by managing teams directly or indirectly. - Develop supplier relationship management plan to manage suppliers and the overall supplier relationship. - Conduct sourcing using advanced sourcing techniques as well as reverse auction tools including Coupa e-sourcing, Ariba, or similar tools. - Identify and realize process improvement opportunities by mapping current state processes and assess for improvement opportunities in future-state process designs.
Qualifications
Qualifications Must have a Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering (any), Information Technology, Data Analytics, Operations Research, Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, Procurement, or a related field, and 5 years of related work experience; OR a Bachelor's degree Computer Science, Engineering (any), Information Technology, Data Analytics, Operations Research, Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, Procurement, or a related field, and 7 years of related work experience, out of which 5 years must be post-bachelor’s, progressive related work experience. Of the required experience, must have 5 years of experience in each of the following: - Performing financial and cost analysis, including Total-Cost Ownership (TCO) and creating Should-Cost Models for pricing analysis to support sourcing strategy, negotiation with suppliers, and opportunity identification; - Performing vendor management activities, including evaluating supplier performance compared to business needs, developing and assessing supplier scorecards, negotiating supplier legal terms on behalf of business interests, and monitoring Service Level Agreement (SLA) compliance; - Collecting, visualizing, analyzing, and presenting supplier and project data using business intelligence and data visualization tools Tableau and Excel pivot table, and using data to provide category spending and project KPI benchmarks; - Utilizing physical storage or warehousing space by implementing lean methodologies including just-in-time delivery methodology and risk based inventory planning; - Developing metrics and KPIs including cost and supply chain operational targets to measure and improve Procurement and/or Supply Chain performance for the organization; and - Developing inventory planning models to support demand forecast planning and capacity planning. TRAVEL REQUIREMENT: Domestic and/or international travel up to 10% required. Type: Full time, 40 hours/week Location: Bellevue, WA Salary Range: $167960 - $334400 per year To Apply, click the apply button below. Contact lpresumes@bytedance.com if you have difficulty submitting resume through the website. ByteDance Inc. is committed to creating an inclusive space where employees are valued for their skills, experiences, and unique perspectives. Our platform connects people from across the globe and so does our workplace. At Bytedance, our mission is to inspire creativity and bring joy. To achieve that goal, we are committed to celebrating our diverse voices and to creating an environment that reflects the many communities we reach. We are passionate about this and hope you are too. ByteDance Inc. is committed to providing reasonable accommodations in our recruitment processes for candidates with disabilities, pregnancy, sincerely held religious beliefs or other reasons protected by applicable laws. If you need assistance or a reasonable accommodation, please reach out to us at lpresumes@bytedance.com. #LI-DNI #IND-DNI
Job Information
【For Pay Transparency】Compensation Description (annually)

The base salary range for this position in the selected city is $167960 - $334400 annually.

Compensation may vary outside of this range depending on a number of factors, including a candidate’s qualifications, skills, competencies and experience, and location. Base pay is one part of the Total Package that is provided to compensate and recognize employees for their work, and this role may be eligible for additional discretionary bonuses/incentives, and restricted stock units.

Our company benefits are designed to convey company culture and values, to create an efficient and inspiring work environment, and to support our employees to give their best in both work and life. We offer the following benefits to eligible employees:

We cover 100% premium coverage for employee medical insurance, approximately 75% premium coverage for dependents and offer a Health Savings Account(HSA) with a company match. As well as Dental, Vision, Short/Long term Disability, Basic Life, Voluntary Life and AD&D insurance plans. In addition to Flexible Spending Account(FSA) Options like Health Care, Limited Purpose and Dependent Care.

Our time off and leave plans are: 10 paid holidays per year plus 17 days of Paid Personal Time Off (PPTO) (prorated upon hire and increased by tenure) and 10 paid sick days per year as well as 12 weeks of paid Parental leave and 8 weeks of paid Supplemental Disability.

We also provide generous benefits like mental and emotional health benefits through our EAP and Lyra. A 401K company match, gym and cellphone service reimbursements. The Company reserves the right to modify or change these benefits programs at any time, with or without notice.

Share to