Procurement - Procurement Account Manager Precision Mechanics - Tainan


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Tainan, Taiwan




8+ years



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Published: 30+ days ago Job ID: req28873


Are you up to the challenge of joining our strategic sourcing team which operates in a highly complex, dynamic business environment?

Job Mission

To drive and execute supplier development as well as the commercial relationships with suppliers within a cluster of strategic suppliers.

Job Description

Strategic vision
- Co-develop vision and targets of supplier landscape by pursuing critical technology roadmap and product roadmap in collaboration with category manager taking into account regional needs
-Negotiate (NPI-) contracts and represent SS&P in complex internal projects
Manage accounts
- Manage day-to-day contact with strategic suppliers (including owning agenda of interactions) and track all communication for full transparency
- Prepare and oversee supplier negotiations including tactics, spend base analysis, script, dry-run and orchestrating stakeholders involved as well as all contract details
- Track and formalize (long-term) supplier performance by executing Supplier Profile QLTC (risk) reviews, identifying gaps, initiating improvement opportunities, developing mitigation measures, comparing QLTC peer to peer and executing CoG roadmap
Formal decision making
- Flag QLT and resolve (C/S) escalations with other sectors in time with category manager
- Head ERM, ORM and other review meetings for account team
- Arrange representation and prepare in SPFT, SSC and SPB meetings for relevant account portfolio


Graduate degree in physics, engineering or other technical field preferred


Minimally 7 ~ 10 years' work experience, ideally in strategic procurement in a technology intensive industry

Personal skills

Ability to identify and structure issues independently
Exceptional communication and negotiation skills
Strong vision of supplier landscape and technology roadmap
Strong supplier relationship skills; continuously, but constructively, demanding of suppliers performance
Able to get buy-in and commitment from both internal and external stakeholder
Willingness to “constructively dissent” and challenge management thinking on key purchasing issues

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Interested in this position? Please apply with cv and cover letter detailing your motivation to take on this role.

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