Senior Manager / Director, Global Procurement (Semiconductor)

Location: Singapore
Discipline: Supply Chain & Procurement
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact name: Deon Chien

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Job ref: 398_1715847473
Published: about 1 month ago

Senior Manager / Director, Global Procurement (Semiconductor)


  • Excellent Career Opportunity
  • Semiconductor Equipment Player

About the Client

Our client is a Semiconductor Equipment Player, expert in the development and innovative production of a high-technology, customized products across the globe. The company is going through growth across major markets worldwide in terms of its niche market position due to its continuous improvement in advanced research development and innovative product development. They take pride in ensuring optimized Value Engineering & Supplier Development Management to achieve maximized customer satisfaction.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

They are currently on an active look out for a suitable candidate as a Senior Manager / Director, Global Procurement responsible for the development of Global Procurement Strategy within the global manufacturing operations.

Responsibilities include:

  • Design and spearhead the procurement strategy within the division as a Subject-Matter-Expert, in alignment to the company's growth and supply requirements
  • Accountable for the design and execution of comprehensive procurement and purchasing processes, including the development and implementation of Governance structures, Policies, and Frameworks.
  • Review, develop and implement new sourcing strategy by means of ensuring proper monitoring of market movements to support the various Product Line
  • Drive and make happen strategic supplier risk management processes to ensure optimal quality improvement processes in place, including that of proper management of material non-conformance
  • Influence interface partners to ensure strategic cost savings with suppliers to ensure optimal company profits
  • Ensure efficient work partnership with Sourcing, Engineering, R&D, Quality and Factory Assembly teams etc to mitigate any supplier quality and/or supply assurance issues

Candidate Profile

Work location: Singapore

  • Minimally Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management / Business Administration / Engineering or related studies
  • Approximately 15 years of experience in Procurement / Category / Commodity Management, preferably with good exposure in Semiconductor Manufacturing operations
  • Know-how in designing Procurement SOPs will be advantageous
  • Excellent in multi-tasking as well as written, influencing & negotiation skills to drive process improvements to enhance & streamline process maturity and optimizing team work and synergy in the organisation
  • Displays strong and affirmative leadership with a diplomatic and team player personality
  • Good experience using ERP systems such as SAP or Oracle
  • Excellent proficiency in MS Office suite

Application Details
Please provide your CV to Deon Chien at, preferably in Microsoft Word document format.

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