Position Description

Senior Manager, Strategic Sourcing (West Coast | Manufacturing)
Job Code 17038
Job Placement Location Singapore
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Job Responsibilities

  • Leads Strategic Buying Asia (evaluates performance of staff, develops and manages cost centres and budget, disseminate information)
  • Be an interface to the Product Group’s and R&D to ensure early involvement of Strategic Buying and suppliers into all relevant internal and external project activities (focus on Asia)
  • Ensure the establishment of a competitive global supply chain which provides for sustainable reductions of total cost and integrates seamless into the purchasing and production (assembly) processes
  • Negotiate contracts with none product and product related suppliers (PR & NPR). Negotiate prices based on open calculation, lead-time, landed cost, and T&C’s
  • Prepare analysis and statistics to control (e.g. material cost tracking) and support the sourcing strategy and the strategic planning.
  • Contribute to the definition, drive the implementation and executes the company’s Supply Chain Strategy.
  • Maintain data in ERP-system and on Community drives (make sure that all necessary purchasing parameters (vendor data, contracts) are given and stored properly and take appropriate actions whenever necessary)
  • Establish, implement and manage a system to evaluate, monitor and report supplier scorecard performance (SSM KPI’s)

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or technical field, or technical / commercial degree (technical background recommended).
  • Min. 10 years progressive experience in similar position of sourcing in a manufacturing environment (preferable in technical environment).
  • Experience in strategic supplier management, vendor management & contract management.


Only shortlisted candidate will be notified.

To apply, please visit to www.gmprecruit.com and search for Job Reference: 17038
To find out more about this opportunity, please contact Jaremy Ong at Jaremy.Ong@gmprecruit.com.
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