Procurement Director

  • Provide leadership to team of Commodity Managers in Strategic Supplier Program Planning/Execution in supporting all Operations Site. Develop, formulate and drive global commodity strategies, delivering bottom line results in cost down, delivery, quality and business and technology alignment roadmap with Supplier

  • Initiates, drives and coordinates overall cost and investment reduction, avoidance, value engineering/Dfx programs.

  • Collaborate with Supply Chain/Planning team in managing and optimizing inventory and supply to achieve continuous and timely supply to ensure seamless production. To develop/define inventory reduction strategy with Supplier on Lead-time improvement, inventory management strategies via

  • VMI/Consignment/JIT to reduce inventory carrying cost exposure for assigned commodity

  • Execute payment terms and inventory optimization targets to deliver organization working capital improvements goals

  • Support & execute strategies for equipment parts and service contracts negotiations with CAPEX Commodity Manager to achieve competitive cost of ownership 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree/Diploma in Engineering/Manufacturing or relevant study

  • Minimum 15-20 years of relevant experience (Supplier Management) in Semiconductor/ Electronic industry industry. Preferably with strong experience in Outsource Manufacturing

  • Working knowledge on Planning/ERP systems like Oracle, SAP & etc

  • Strong business acumen and strategic thinking with high level of enthusiasm.

  • Excellent understanding of procurement processes, industry and suppliers with strong supplier sourcing and knowledge (Commodity and Capex Management)

  • Strong analytical problem solver with demonstrated ability to exercise sound judgment while working independently to resolve critical issues.

  • Strong communication skills and ability to interface effectively and professionally at all levels

  • Detail oriented and able to multi-task/work under pressure in a high energy and fast pace environment with critical and tight schedules.

DISCLAIMER

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature, and level, of the work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain, or be interpreted, as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required.

We invite interested candidates to write-in with CV in MS Word format to Lee Shiow Chyn, EA 12C6130/ R1112042. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for a discussion.