Samsara is looking for a smart, ambitious Supply Chain Manager MBA Intern to contribute to rapidly growing product lines for the long-term. This role is will give candidates exposure to the key technology industries and internal product teams. They will be responsible for building sustainable supply processes and influencing internal communications. Candidates must have an interest in market dynamics, negotiation and pricing, manufacturing processes, and risk mitigation.
Drive cost, quality and responsiveness throughout Samsara’s increasingly complex supply chain
Develop a deep understanding of Samsara’s vendor base in order to anticipate industry trends and track competitive forces
Identify changes in buyer and supplier power within core materials and technology markets and use industry dynamics to Samsara’s advantage
Negotiate optimal terms for sourcing to ensure supply continuity while maintaining quality
Work collaboratively across multiple Samsara organizations to roll out new products within aggressive timeframes
Actively consolidate supply chain insights for senior leadership decision-making
Communicate the impact of manufacturing process value optimization, cost opportunities and risks, market intelligence and international dynamics to influence Samsara’s product roadmap
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
Positive attitude in a rapidly changing environment with ambiguous information
Concise communication skills
Desire to build relationships with multiple cross-functional teams
Drive to influence complex negotiations
Intellectually curiosity with an ability to learn quickly
Passion for technology and operations
At Samsara, we welcome all. All sizes, colors, cultures, sexes, beliefs, religions, ages, people. We depend on the unique approaches of our team members to help us solve complex problems. We are committed to increasing diversity across our team and ensuring that Samsara is a place where people from all backgrounds can make an impact.