Avery Dennison RFID Global Deployment Coordinator in Greensboro, North Carolina
About Avery Dennison
Avery Dennison (NYSE:AVY) is a global materials science company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical, and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs approximately 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2018 were $7.2 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.
This position plays a key role in coordinating RFID global product development based on input from Sales, Market Development, Project/Product Managers, Engineering, Product Development and customers to the process owners in RFID global manufacturing sites. The Global Product Development (GPD) Coordinator ensures complete and consistent information flow for new/redesign RFID products or programs using Google, Oracle and WebCenter.
YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE:
Focus on RFID technology item development. Understand the major levers that drive development, testing and production and implement effective processes.
Collect complete RFID specification requirements from sales, Market Development Managers, Product Line Managers, Project Manager, and/or Sales to initiate artwork/sample request.
Ensure timely delivery of RFID artwork/samples to sales, MDM/PLM, customers and manufacturing sites.
Coordinate development and testing of RFID solutions with Platform Team.
Coordinate the efficient flow of production artwork/ Ink draw downs/sample requests to manufacturing sites.
Coordinate with global purchasing to develop availability of key materials in global locations as required by management.
Provide system (Oracle, Webcenter, etc.) input and support to achieve consistency in RFID manufacturing sites.
Update Oracle and System pricing as required.
Collect samples/reports from global manufacturing sites to confirm approval through visual reference and testing.
Coordinate testing with the Miamisburg Product Evaluation Lab (PEL)/RFID New Product Development as required.
Manage Excel worksheets on available inventory, part numbers. etc.
Write clear specifications and quality plans for manufacturing.
WHAT WE WILL BE LOOKING FOR IN YOU:
Detail-oriented with strong analytical, mathematical, organizational, verbal and written communication skills.
Working knowledge of printing technologies including: Flexo, Thermal, Offset, Digital, Ink Jet.
Working knowledge of applicable computer systems including: Oracle, WebCenter, Google, Excel and Microsoft Office.
Ability to interface with cross-functional groups to define and execute overall requirements.
Ability to work well across global boundaries with all levels of management and employees.
LeanKit experience preferred.
High ethical standards. Models and supports Avery Dennison Leadership Principles.
Ability to adapt to changing conditions, demonstrating persistence and overcomes obstacles.
Excellent communication (oral/written) and interpersonal skills with the ability to convey information and ideas in a tactful and confident manner to internal and external contacts.
Conscientious; attention to detail
Some global travel may be required to RFID manufacturing sites.
Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled