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Ryder System Vehicle Supplier Manager- REMOTE in Providence, Rhode Island

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Improve suppliers' manufacturing and production planning activities to respond to Ryder's delivery demand. Assess current supplier operations, measure, track and maintain the movement of materials from vehicle and component manufacturers to these suppliers to ensure timely delivery of goods to Ryder. Perform capacity planning with suppliers to ensure suppliers are capable of meeting Ryder's delivery needs.

REMOTE work from HOME

Essential Functions

  • Guide an assigned group of vehicle and vehicle component suppliers to improve operational performance by reviewing production planning, new vehicle build plans, aligning slot planning and improving Ryder's on time delivery.

  • Measure, track and perform data analysis to monitor performance, identify possible bottlenecks, and hold suppliers accountable for meeting agreed upon delivery targets.

  • Conduct visits to supplier facilities to audit performance, identify issues and enforce compliance and improve processes.

  • Develop and present findings, recommend action plans and ensure that action plans are carried out accordingly.

  • Work jointly with suppliers to continuously improve processes and drive efficiencies in the build-to-delivery cycle.

  • Assist on the onboarding process for new suppliers

Additional Responsibilities

  • Accountable for key supplier measurements and results

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Skills and Abilities

  • Strong leadership and communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to influence and persuade others

  • Results driven attitude with ability to hold suppliers accountable for performance

  • Ability to examine processes, identify gaps and drive to root causes of issues

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Knowledge of vehicle manufacturing process or related manufacturing disciplines intermediate preferred

  • Strong data analytical skills; SQL queries & data services; Tableau; MS Power Birequired


  • Bachelor's degree required Supply Management, Engineering or related field

  • Four (4) years or more Supply Management, fleet maintenance or related field required

  • Two (2) years or more Experience with / exposure to manufacturing environments and production lines. preferred

  • Knowledge of vehicle manufacturing process or related manufacturing disciplines. intermediate preferred

  • Strong analytical skills required

  • Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications. advanced



Applicants from California, Colorado, Hawaii, New Jersey, New York City, and Washington:

Salary is determined based on internal equity; internal salary ranges; market

data/ranges; applicant’s skills; prior relevant experience; certain degrees or

certifications, etc. The salary for this position ranges from $55K to $75K

Ryder offers comprehensive health and welfare benefits, to include medical,

prescription, dental, vision, life insurance and disability insurance options, as well as paid time off for vacation, illness, bereavement, family and parental leave, and a tax advantaged 401(k) retirement savings plan

Job Category: Procurement

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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