HME Careers

Senior Supply Chain Manager
Location Carlsbad
Internal Req ID 3492
Division HM Electronics
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As a Senior Supply Chain Manager at HME, you will manage and support all aspects concerning the sourcing and planning of materials. You will lead and implement efforts in supplier selection and management; price, stocking levels, and lead-time negotiations and global supply base. Additionally, you be responsible for the day to day planning, and purchasing of inventory to maximize – stock levels and inventory turns while minimizing overstocks or stock-outs. This position requires close coordination with sales, engineering, quality, and manufacturing. 

Who is HME?

Ultimately, we are a company that connects people – we deliver the right information to the right people at the right time to make business communication effortless.

Join our team and help us make those connections!


Essential Job Functions

  • Build and maintain a high performing organization.
  • Provide development and learning opportunities that support staff growth and career development
  • Lead and Support standardization and best practices
  • Ability to identify and take action on opportunities, issues, and problems
  • Drive for cross-functional continuous improvement in systems and supply chain activities
  • Drive implementation and use of lean tools and principles
  • Oversite of Supplier Scorecard Policy, Supplier Assessments, and Supplier QBR program
  • Optimize inventory levels and strive for continuous improvement across the supply chain
  • Lead global commodity strategy
  • Oversite of supply chain agreements with a focus on sourcing and terms
  • Identifies opportunities and implements action plans to improve service, quality, and delivery
  • Develops and maintains strong relationships with customers, suppliers, colleagues, and management
  • High visibility role which regularly interacts with all levels of the organization
  • Develops, monitors and publishes key performance indicators analyzes performance data and coordinates cross-functional work teams to increase the effectiveness of supply chain initiatives


  • 7+ years’ experience as a Supply Chain Manager or Purchasing Manager in a manufacturing environment
  • 7+ years of LEAN experience in a manufacturing environment required
  • Experience with global sourcing and supply base management
  • Knowledge of electronics manufacturing, logistics, warehousing, and transportation
  • Process Improvement driven
  • Strong problem solving, project management, and analytical skills
  • Strong influencing and negotiation skills
  • Exceptional technical aptitude; ability to quickly learn new systems
  • Strong relationship-building skills
  • Strong MS Office suite and the ability to analyze data, draw the conclusion and take action



7+ years – Purchasing and\or Supply Chain in a manufacturing environment


BA or BS (college graduate) - Preferred - Supply Chain Management, Business, or related field


10% (Domestic & International)


About HME

Five companies. One family name. The HME family of companies is the leading provider of clear, reliable communication solutions for a variety of niche markets; from world-famous restaurant chains to major television networks and global live events to military, aerospace, and government applications - HME products are preferred in 100+ countries.



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We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We encourage Minorities, Females, Disabled and Veterans to apply.

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If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a HM Electronics Human Resources Representative at 800.848.4468.