NPI Supply Chain Program Manager

Tech Data Corp.

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Fremont, CA

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Job Overview:

@HYVE Solutions, missions to help customers, business partners, and employees achieve success through shared goals, strategies, resources and technology solutions.

Job Description:

Hyve Solutions is looking for a talented, analytical, and results-driven NPI Supply Chain Program Manager is a position responsible for New Product Introduction (NPI) activities in our Fremont, CA production facility. New Product Introduction encompasses ownership from product concept through release to mass production. This individual is responsible for supporting a global supply chain that spans multiple locations, time zones, and hemispheres. This role reports to the Senior Manager of Supply Chain, and is responsible for all material planning and supply chain activities for a key customer (or set of customers).


  • This role is responsible for New Product Introduction material planning, forecasting, and readiness to enable technology development and new product development
  • Own the development and execution of the material plan that supports the production schedule and optimally balances cost, service, and other business objectives.
  • Manage the Clear to Build (CTB) process, proactively identifying and resolving all material shortages.
  • Own end-to-end inventory throughout the supply chain, setting and maintaining target levels.
  • Proactively identify excess and obsolete (E&O) inventory and drive corrective actions.
  • Manage and monitor supply chain KPIs, identifying and addressing opportunities/risks.
  • Manage relationships with customers and suppliers on a day-to-day basis.
  • Take a leadership role in project teams driving critical initiatives.
  • Recommend and implement process improvements.
  • Lead NPI materials process improvement


  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in supply chain, business, or a related field.
  • 3-8 years of progressive supply chain experience, preferablys with some materials planning experience in a high-tech manufacturing environment.
  • NPI (New Product Introduction) supply chain management experience
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Excellent business communication skills (oral and written); comfortable presenting to senior leadership.
  • Advanced user of Microsoft Excel with an understanding of Excel modeling, data analysis, and reporting; macro/VBA skills are a plus.
  • Strong relationship management skills, with the ability to work effectively across teams and persuade/influence others.
  • Ability to work on multiple and often competing issues at the same time.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic fast-paced environment, dealing with new challenges every day.

@ HYVE Solutions, we believe employees are our greatest asset and we empower them to make a difference in our business. Diversity and inclusion make us all better. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.