Global Supply Manager, Mechanical at WHOOP | Powderkeg

Location: Boston, MA

Team: Supply Chain

At WHOOP, we're on a mission to unlock human performance. WHOOP empowers users to perform at a higher level through a deeper understanding of their bodies and daily lives.

As a Global Supply Manager, you will work with WHOOP supply chain, hardware engineering, and accounting teams to manage mechanical component suppliers and distributors located in Asia and North America.


  • Control the commercial interaction with suppliers, from quoting through execution stages for all of their cost elements and incurred variances.
  • Manage weekly, monthly, quarterly reviews with suppliers to discuss capacity plans, clear-to-build readiness evaluation, and key performance indicators
  • Constantly monitor material component market trends to mitigate any potential supply risks
  • Publish KPIs for weekly, monthly, quarterly performance
  • Monitor, audit and approve supplier quoting and observe trends in actual billing
  • Evaluate sourcing opportunities to optimize quality/delivery/cost/inventory targets
  • Partner with hardware engineering team to develop optimal supplier selections for new products
  • Work collaboratively in a startup environment with a high performance supply chain and hardware engineering team


  • BS degree in supply chain management, logistics or business administration
  • 6+ years of experience in supply chain, logistics or inventory management in an CM/JDM/ODM environment where all finished goods production is a combination of overseas outsourcing as well as internally manufactured.
  • Knowledge in fitness wearables and associated mechanical supply base desired.
  • Strong understanding and extensive experience working with Asia suppliers
  • Experience in Arena PLM software desired
  • Bilingual English+Mandarin language skills a strong plus
  • Certifications in APICS-CSCP or ISM-CPSM desired

_ This role is based in the WHOOP office located in Boston, MA. The successful candidate must be prepared to relocate if necessary to work out of the Boston, MA office._

WHOOP is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-verify to determine employment eligibility

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    Global Supply Manager, Mechanical
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