Associate Procurement Manager

Location: Asia-Pacific - Singapore
BU/Function: Supply Chain
Seniority: Manager & Professionals
Job Code: 1546

Job Responsibilities

  • Oversee material supply condition at CM for projects
  • Planning inventory to maintain healthy stock level
  • Manage and coach procurement executives, building the team with relevant skillsets and capabilities to deliver optimal performance
  • Liaise with Regional/Global Excellence team to ensure alignment of strategies\r\n
  • Define activities and focus areas of support needed to various stakeholders
  • Facilitate as a subject matter expert on procurement processes, providing guidance and solutions
  • Identify pain points and potential areas of improvements
  • Manage audits and share findings across the Procurement network to improve Risk mitigation
  • Be an active team player in the procurement management team
  • Occasional travel is required

Pre-Requisites

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Operations, Supply Chain Management or related field
  • 3-5 years of experience relevant procurement management experience preferably from a complex large firm or MNC
  • Demonstrated program management fundamentals experience including defining, scheduling, tracking, communicating status, prioritizing and managing projects working knowledge of program management processes and tools with demonstrated results.
  • Demonstrated capability of handling multiple projects in parallel
  • Direct experience either working at or with Tier 1 EMS suppliers
  • Working knowledge of PCBA assembly, product assembly and product manufacturing test
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Ability to interface effectively across organizational and geographic boundaries
  • Strong interpersonal and planning skills. Demonstrated ability to work with engineers and all levels of management
  • Demonstrated effective communication, presentation, negotiation, planning, organization and facilitation skills
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and proven ability to achieve results in a fast moving, dynamic environment
  • Highly proficient with Excel and related Microsoft Products