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Senior Sourcing Manager

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Our client is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Sourcing Manager to join their dynamic team. This role offers an exciting opportunity to lead a team, driving technical excellence and developing strategies that meet the business needs. The successful candidate will be responsible for the development, implementation, and measurement of a Global Business plan that fully meets the needs of various business sectors. This includes commodity strategies, supply base development, global infrastructure, and price management. The role requires a strong leader with excellent interpersonal skills, who can influence and assist in recruitment, employee development, performance management, and communication.

What you'll do:

As a Senior Sourcing Manager, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of our client's business. You will be entrusted with leading a team of Commodity Managers towards achieving operational excellence. Your responsibilities will extend from recruitment to performance management, ensuring your team delivers exceptional service to both internal and external customers. You will also be instrumental in defining, developing, and implementing strategies that align with the corporate direction. Your innovative approach will be key in identifying opportunities for cost reduction through process optimisation. Your expertise in supply chain management will be crucial in managing commodities effectively.

  • Influence and assist with the recruitment, interview and hire Commodity Managers
  • Identify individual and team strengths and development needs on an ongoing basis
  • Coach and mentor Commodity Managers to deliver excellence to every internal and external customer
  • Establish clear measurable goals and objectives by which to determine individual and team results
  • Provide weekly communication forum for the exchange of ideas and information with the team
  • Define, develop and implement a strategy which contributes to the corporate strategic direction
  • Identify creative ways to reduce cost by streamlining processes and systems
  • Demonstrate expertise in assigned commodities and fully competent in all aspects of supply chain management including commodities not directly assigned

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Senior Sourcing Manager role will bring a wealth of experience in materials management, specifically with knowledge of metal and plastic fabrication at the manufacturing level. You will have a proven track record in managing level 2 sub-assemblies, power, interconnect, backplanes etc., and level 3 system design and integration. Your strong leadership skills will enable you to influence others and drive your team towards achieving operational excellence. Your excellent interpersonal skills will allow you to adapt your communication style to suit different individuals and situations. Your innovative approach to cost reduction through process optimisation will be highly valued.

  • Proven experience in materials management with working knowledge of metal and plastic fabrication at the manufacturing level
  • Experience in level 2 sub-assemblies, power , interconnect, backplanes etc., and level 3 system design and integration
  • Strong leadership skills with ability to influence others
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with ability to adapt communication style accordingly
  • Ability to identify creative ways to reduce cost by streamlining processes and systems
  • Expertise in assigned commodities with full competency in all aspects of supply chain management

What sets this company apart:

Our client is a global leader in their field, renowned for their commitment to innovation, quality, and sustainability. They offer an inclusive work environment that fosters creativity and out-of-the-box thinking. Their focus on employee development and continuous learning makes them an employer of choice for those looking to grow their career. They believe in empowering their employees, providing them with the tools and resources they need to succeed.

What's next:

Ready to take the next step in your career? Don't miss this exciting opportunity!

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Due to the high volume of applications we are experiencing, our team will only be in touch with you if your application is shortlisted.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Supply Chain Procurement & Logistics

Focus: Procurement & sourcing

Industry: Electronics

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Senior Management

Location: Ho Chi Minh City

Job Reference: BX8K0N-1E1BF473

Date posted: 14 June 2024

Consultant: Trang Nguyen

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