General Information

Req #
Career area:
Supply Chain
United States of America
North Carolina
Wednesday, November 29, 2023
Working time:
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Description and Requirements

Global Commodity Manager for Electrical Components & Semiconductors including Sensors & Discrete Components, etc. which includes the following Procurement responsibilities:

What you will do:

•  Manage multi-functional activities across Procurement, Business Units, Finance, Fulfillment, R&D, PE's and Advanced Technology teams.

•  Supplier relationship management, contract negotiations, sourcing, supply, supplier performance reviews, financial risk assessments, etc.

•  Ensure Procurement best practices, business controls/measurements and compliances are in place.

•  Develop and execute the commodity strategy across the business units and geographies. Ensure the strategy aligns and supports corporate initiatives.

•  Identify, propose, and execute on innovative solutions to drive technology leadership and/or cost savings.

•  Initiate, participate, and/or coordinate required interlocks and business reviews, and executive briefings.

•  Provide leadership and direction with consistent communication to hardware teams.

Basic Qualifications:

•  Bachelor's degree

•  5+ years of relative working industry experience

•  3 years+ Commodity management experience

•  Experience with semiconductor / IC technology industry

•  Cost analysis and price negotiation capability

•  Supply chain management and procurement experience

•  Knowledge on contract, finance, and international business regulations

•  Familiar with ERP

Preferred Qualifications:

•  MBA

•  Good communication skills both written/verbal (bilingual English/Chinese) 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.

Additional Locations
* United States of America
* United States of America