Position Description

Commodity Manager X2 (Electronic/Electrical, Machining/Mechanical, SAP, Up to $7.8K)
Job Code 19609
Job Placement Location Singapore
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  • Our Client is a well-established High-precision industry, dealing with Scientific Instruments.
  • Must have experience in High mix/low volume Manufacturing environment and basedin Manufacturing Plant.
  • Individual Contributor. 
  • SAP and Kanban.


  • Drive sourcing activities through Commodity Management (Electronics/Electro-Mechanical) and Complexity Reduction to meet overall company objectives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Evaluates the supplier base encompassing technical capability, quality sustainment, and costs deliverables.
  • Identifies and implements cost savings opportunities through product transfer initiatives.
  • Manages the complexity reduction activities from end-to-end with the cross-functional stakeholders (supplier selection till qualification and mass production phase-in).
  • Drives supplier development activities to understand Company’s product and quality requirements and the deliverables.
  • Coaches and advocates suppliers to embrace and adopt the DBS tools and culture.
  • Negotiate contracts (commercial and terms of supply), conducts price negotiations and regular Quarterly Business Reviews (QBR) on suppliers' performance indicators. Driving for root cause analysis for performance indicators failing below expectations and following up for closure to the action plan.
  • Maintains sustainable relationships and partnerships with suppliers to optimize procurement spend and fulfil the assigned commodities cost target.
  • Provides leadership support and coaching to team members towards delivering overall performance of department’s KPIs.


  • Minimum Degree in Supply Chain Management.
  • At least 10 years of relevant experience in Sourcing, Purchasing and Process engineering, in a Manufacturing environment.
  • Exposure in High-mix Low-volume (HMLV) environment and Kanban system, preferably in a Medical equipment environment.
  • Experience in Manufacturing assembly processes.
  • Experience in project transfer and Project Management skills.
  • Ability to comprehend engineering drawings independently for the purposes of suppliers’ qualification & selection.
  • Knowledge of APAC suppliers (Electro-Mechanical) base.
  • Knowledge in SAP and Project Management tools.
  • Flexibility and willingness to travel.

Other Information:

  • Reports to Manager, Global Sourcing.
  • Working Location: West (Shuttle bus is provided from/to Jurong East MRT station).
  • Working Hours: Mondays to Fridays, 8.30am to 5.30pm.
  • Critical: Due to the organization's affirmed support and commitment to developing a Singaporean core, this role is only available to Singaporeans.

To apply, please visit www.gmprecruit.com and search for Job Reference: 19609.
To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Novita Tan at novita.tan@gmprecruit.com
We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
GMP Recruitment Services (S) Pte Ltd | EA License: 09C3051 | EA Personnel: Novita Tan | Registration No: R1220374

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