Microsoft Corporation Senior Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP) Manager - Surface Devices / Supply Chain in Redmond, Washington

At Microsoft, our mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. We plan to achieve this mission by building best-in-class platforms and productivity services for a mobile-first, cloud-first world. Our core ambitions are to reinvent productivity & business processes, build the intelligent cloud platform and create more personal computing.

The Manufacturing & Supply Chain (MSC) organization is critical to delivering on this mission and vision, maintaining responsibility for the end-to-end physical and digital supply chains for all of Microsoft’s vast array of hardware and software products across including Surface, Surface Hub, HoloLens, Xbox, Phones, PC Hardware, Accessories, Games, Windows, Office and more. Learn more about our team here

The Supply Chain team is key to achieving these goals by ensuring we are strategically planning ahead and by coordinating across all stakeholder groups to achieve the desired business goals. We are hiring a Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP) manager to lead the end to end S&OP rhythm for the Surface business. This role will manage all aspects of strategic, long range planning decision making; working cross-functionally with supply, demand, sales & marketing and finance teams.

Successful candidates will have proven skills/proficiency in:

1)Leading and influencing cross-functional teams to make timely and business-critical decisions

2)Global Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP) processes management

3)Global, highly matrixed, fast-paced & high stakes business environment

4)Excellent communication including written, verbal and presentation to senior level audience

Required Experience:

• 7-10+ years of global S&OP management experience in areas such as supply, demand, planning, forecasting, finance management, modeling etc

• Bachelor’s degree required

Desired Experience:

• Experience in leading product transitions (NPI, EOL) in high tech industry

• Experience leading a S&OP functional area is a plus (supply, demand and/or finance)

• Experience in High Volume Consumer Electronics or high tech hardware product manufactures

• MBA or professional supply chain certification preferred


Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to Supply chain & operations management