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Vice President,  Strategic Sourcing – Electronic Components & EMS


Location: Charlotte or  Phoenix, AZ

The VP of Sourcing & Operations will be an exceptionally capable leader dedicated to delivering significant tangible supply chain management improvement including sourcing strategy, supplier executive level relationships, supplier performance management and supplier collaboration.    In addition, this exceptional leader will establish performance metrics consistent with the strategic vision of the company.  The VP will be accountable for Sourcing Performance across the $2B+ global spend of Electronic Components & EMS encompassing all aspects of business, category and supply base management for all of Honeywell’s SBG’s enabling Honeywell International’s $34B in annual revenue as well as enabling & protecting future growth prospects for the company. 



  • $34B+ revenue global business across all Honeywell SBG’s
  • $2B+ annual spend
  • Total team of x with ~4 (6) leaders and 33 individual contributors
  • Will own DMCOE Connection across portfolio for Aero and HBT
  • This position reports to the Corporate Chief Procurement Officer
  • Lead and coordinate strategic sourcing activities across all geographies for Electronic Components & EMS categories in partnership with Business segment CPO’s, VP-GMs, and Operations VPs



The role is the sourcing partner to the Honeywell Strategic Business Groups (SBG’s) and is an extraordinary leadership opportunity for a highly-motivated and dynamic leader with demonstrated broad supply chain expertise who can drive strategy, translate to action as well as mentor, lead and drive a diverse global team.   Responsibilities include:

  • The Vice President of Sourcing & Operations for Electronic Components & EMS will drive the strategy to ready Honeywell’s global supply chain to enable product ramps and meet volume, quality, and affordability goals
  • Lead and work broadly across Honeywell’s SBG’s to achieve operational goals and partner closely with suppliers for technology roadmap alignment, executing sourcing strategies, competitive strategies, contract development/administration, and supplier management
  • Ensure both short term goals and long term strategies are created, communicated, and executed
  • Orchestrate supplier summits as well as regular cadence of Executive Reviews that include SBG’s and strategic suppliers that are critical to enabling the companies revenue and cost goals
  • Effective use of industry benchmarks and metrics that define best-in-class performance including market intelligence to build credible and aggressive negotiation positions as well as desired outcomes including VE/CE linked to supplier & business roadmaps
  • Ensure strong compliance & adherence to ethics for all aspects of sourcing 


  • Minimum of 15+ years of procurement, sourcing, and Integrated Supply Chain experience of increased responsibility in a complex multi-site global environment
  • Must have deep electronics & technology experience
  • Must be a senior level executive who has demonstrated experience with scope and complexity of our environment
  • Leadership experience in Supply Management / Sourcing / Procurement and broad Supply Chain
  • Influence skills and demonstrated experience to work across all functions and levels of an organization
  • Experience leading a global team
  • University degree required including Bachelors & MBA or master’s degree.  
  • Six Sigma Black Belt certification preferred and solid experience with problem solving



  • Thinks big and then makes it happen to drive transformation across the business
  • Leads with passion, high energy and urgency – is impatient and tirelessly drives needed change
  • Will push the organization, peers and direct reports – is comfortable being unpopular and leans into conflict
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and complexity across a global, matrixed organization.  Creates order, prioritization and clarity of purpose
  • Ability to lead change; build high performing teams and model high performance standards
  • Knows how to balance long-term and short-term thinking
  • High level of commitment



  • Exceptionally strong base of experience in the Technology Segment including Electronic Components & EMS 
  • Successful track record in Strategic Sourcing and broadly within supply chain
  • Demonstrated expertise in Best in Class sourcing & procurement organization and processes
  • Technical skills including strong negotiation & influence skills
  • Previous leadership experience in a matrix environment
  • Experience in Operations and Supply Chain

Additional Information

  • JOB ID: req281805
  • Category: Procurement
  • Location: United States
  • Exempt
Global (ALL)

Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status.


Honeywell Technology Solutions Inc. (HTSI) offers world-class competencies in management, space systems and services, engineering, logistics, information technology and testing and calibration. We provide value, expertise, competitive pricing and the highest quality standards available. Our customers can expect proven leadership processes, technical excellence and cost management. We offer more than just connections…we offer solutions.