Lucid Motors

Newark, CA, United States

Posted on: 2022-09-11

Category: emobility

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:



Salary not provided

Supplier Conformance Specialist

About the company:

Lucid is the new generation of EV. Our relentless focus on innovation, luxury, and sustainability drives us into a reality where you no longer have to choose between doing great things, doing the right thing, and doing everything with the highest regard for efficiency and design. There were luxury cars, then EVs, now there’s Lucid.  

Leading the future in luxury electric and mobility
At Lucid, we set out to introduce the most captivating, luxury electric vehicles that elevate the human experience and transcend the perceived limitations of space, performance, and intelligence. Vehicles that are intuitive, liberating, and designed for the future of mobility.
We plan to lead in this new era of luxury electric by returning to the fundamentals of great design – where every decision we make is in service of the individual and environment. Because when you are no longer bound by convention, you are free to define your own experience.
Come work alongside some of the most accomplished minds in the industry. Beyond providing competitive salaries, we’re providing a community for innovators who want to make an immediate and significant impact. If you are driven to create a better, more sustainable future, then this is the right place for you.

We are currently seeking a Supplier Conformance Specialist.  This position requires a dynamic individual with a strong analytical background who will be responsible for conformance analysis, processing chargebacks, communicating with suppliers while supporting service level agreements and meeting key performance indicators.

Our ideal candidate exhibits a can-do attitude and approaches his or her work with vigor and determination. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate excellence in their respective fields, to possess the ability to learn quickly and to strive for constant improvement within a fast-paced environment.

At Lucid, we don’t just welcome diversity - we celebrate it! Lucid Motors is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, and any other characteristic protected under applicable State or Federal laws and regulations.

Notice regarding COVID-19 protocols  
At Lucid, we prioritize the health and wellbeing of our employees, families, and friends above all else. In response to the novel Coronavirus all new Lucid employees, whose job will be based in the United States may or may not be required to provide original documentation confirming status as having received the prescribed inoculation (doses). Vaccination requirements are dependent upon location and position, please refer to the job description for more details.
Individuals in positions requiring vaccinations may seek a medical and/or religious exemption from this requirement and may be granted such an accommodation after submitting a formal request to and the subsequent review and approval thereof by our dedicated Covid-19 Response team.
To all recruitment agencies: Lucid Motors does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our careers alias or other Lucid Motors employees. Lucid Motors is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. 

You Will:

  • Drive supplier conformance activities with the objective of promptly recouping all financial costs associated with supplier-caused quality and logistical incidents of non-conformance 
  • Coordinate with internal Lucid teams to collect data on incidents of non-conformance and align cross-departmentally on strategy for recouping costs
  • Develop and/or regularly maintain trackers of chargebacks for incidents of non-conformance
  • Act as a liaison between internal Lucid teams and suppliers to resolve incidents of non-conformance with optimal outcomes, bearing in mind both financial costs of incidents and the larger company context
  • Lead supplier conformance process development across Planning, Logistics, Purchasing and Quality teams
  • Set up and maintain regular dashboards/reports on supplier conformance performance measures and all KPIs to support communication to senior leadership
  • Create recaps on trends, root causes, and status updates with analysis to drive out inefficiencies, inaccurate data and unnecessary costs.
  • Ensure all processes and procedures are documented and create Process Maps and visual charts for more complicated activities and functions 

  • You Bring:

  • 2+ years of Demonstrated Experience in Supply Chain, specific experience with or understanding of Purchasing and Quality valuable
  • 2+ years Reporting and Data Analysis experience
  • 2+ years of supplier management with emphasis on negotiation and resolution of supplier conformance activities
  • Experience with SAP Purchasing preferred
  • Effective interpersonal skills, including proven ability to listen, comprehend, empathize, and effectively communicate clearly and concisely to obtain positive results.
  • Project/Program management experience with the ability to work with aggressive timeframes
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Proactive self-starter with strong organizational skills, attention to detail and the desire to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
  • Occasional travel to support the business may be required.

  • Education Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Logistics or equivalent field. 
  • An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience may be considered