Regional Procurement Manager, Asia - Semiconductor Firm

Location: Singapore, Singapore
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Supply Chain & Procurement
Salary: S$10000 - S$13000 per month
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Regional Procurement Manager, Asia - Semiconductor Firm
Permanent, Singapore

  • A dynamic company with strong brand in Asia Pacific
  • A solid mid-size company with focus on semiconductor devices
  • An exciting opportunity to be a part of an expert strategic procurement team

About our client:

Our respected client is a well-known firm with a solid presence globally. The firm comes with a lean yet robust procurement team in Asia in delivering value for procured products and services. Overall key success of their business is to continue sustaining the growth momentum by having an open culture, innovative, lean, and reachable organization. During this dynamic time, they are looking for a Regional Procurement Manager responsible for Asia, based in Singapore.

Job Description:

You will be managing the both the direct and indirect commodities of the firm, with a total spending to manage of USD 500 million a year. This role is reporting to a Procurement Director of the firm and will manage a lean and experienced Purchasing Commodity team members in Singapore. Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Supervise technical procurement process; approve major purchase orders, regionally select reliable sources of supply, strategically monitor price and product quality, and make sure materials are delivered on time.
  • Leading the strategic technical procurement planning and organization, and development of policy and procedures to be in line with latest best practices.
  • Recommend and authorize sources of material and finished product supplies, manage quotations and secure bids both locally and overseas.
  • Strategically negotiate purchase contracts, follow-up, schedule and expedite deliveries.
  • Lead the procurement team for NPI projects, able to collaborate proactively with other departments.
  • Leverage strategic sourcing process as a competitive advantage for the business
  • Maintain and improve procurement processes and controls, while assuring best Quality, Service and Price from supply chain
  • Investigate trends in supply prices.
  • Coordinate efforts with cross-functional organizations
  • Conducts regular priority Supplier reviews and scorecards metrics.
  • Process and review claims against suppliers for sub-standard materials or equipment.

The Successful Applicant

We invite a seasoned procurement professional with a sharp eye for managing the strategic procurement activities. We are seeking the services of a highly motivated and team driving individual to raise the bar and to be successful you must come with:

  • A proven track record of at least 8 years in managing both direct and indirect spending (around USD 500 million), and with strong people managerial skills.
  • Great analytical and negotiation skills, able to communicate as a leader with respective key stakeholder to ensure smooth operation.
  • Experienced in managing long term, sizeable major contracts.
  • Solid team and technical management, especially during crisis management.
  • Able to proactively participate in the development of organization policies and goals that cover operations, personnel, financial performance, and growth of the functions and/or business units
  • Solid proven integrity and strong acumen in analysis of given challenges
  • Modern, energetic, self-starter, display initiative and proposes pragmatic new ideas / approaches

What's on Offer

  • Competitive salary and benefit package.
  • Career growth opportunities with added responsibilities.
  • Available avenues to contributes positively for the organization to grow and being recognized for it.

Interested applicants can click APPLY NOW to attach your CV, or visit https://www.ambition.com.sg/disciplines/supply-chain-and-procurement-jobs to drop your CV. Data provided is for recruitment purposes only. Regrettably, only shortlisted candidate will be notified. #LI-SC

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