Supplier Relationship and Performance Manager

Sourcing & Supply Chain

Logistics & supply chain management

In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Sourcing & Supply Chain


8+ years



Job Category

Logistics & supply chain management



Published: 30+ days ago Job ID: J-00248825-116

Introduction to the job

San Jose Supply Chain Sourcing and Logistics manages ASML/HMI suppliers towards flexible, competitive delivery performance. He/she focuses on cost, reliability and flexibility of the supply while understanding and controlling the risks within the supply chain. Managing and developing the relationship with ASML/HMI. He/she is responsible for managing his/her team of Sourcing Leads (SL) and Logistics Supplier Managers (LSM). Main focus will be on NPI.

This position may require access to controlled technology, as defined in the Export Administration Regulations (15 C.F.R. § 730, et seq.). Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such controlled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands may require the Company to proceed with candidates who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.

Role and responsibilities

Manage ASML/HMI suppliers towards flexible, cost competitive, and compliant delivery performance for NPI through managing a team of Sourcing leads and Logistics Supplier Managers
Building relationships with key suppliers and managing them towards cost effective, operational excellence with focus on NPI
Member of the Sourcing and Supply Chain team thatdrives the supplier selection process and secures longer term Logistics performance
Actively manage improvement pro-active programs at suppliers and their n-tiers (Cost, Cycle Time reduction, Delivery Improvement projects)
Plan and execute availability from suppliers to ASML production and ASML’s customers including operational escalations to suppliers
Plan, implement and control the required capacity, buffers and flexibility at suppliers.
Secure effective communication internal as external

Education and experience

MSc degree in (Industrial) Engineering, Supply Chain Management Business Science or equivalent

10+ years relevant work experience

Proven line management track record in high tech, automotive, medical device, aerospace, process industry or equivalent

Operational Management of Supply chain and/or manufacturing functions in one of the above mentioned industries

Experience in building and maintaining strategic relations with suppliers

Experience in managing and coaching of professionals


Working at the cutting edge of tech, you’ll always have new challenges and new problems to solve – and working together is the only way to do that. You won’t work in a silo. Instead, you’ll be part of a creative, dynamic work environment where you’ll collaborate with supportive colleagues. There is always space for creative and unique points of view. You’ll have the flexibility and trust to choose how best to tackle tasks and solve problems.

To thrive in this job, you’ll need the following skills:

Strong analytical skills, process oriented, business sense and capability to develop vision and strategy
Excellent communication skills, interfacing and convincing on all levels
People Development skills and leadership
Drive for solutions, result oriented, hands-on mentality
Pro-active, act under high pressure. Thinking out of the box

Diversity & Inclusion

ASML is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is the policy of the company to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success of our company.

Other information

Routinely required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch. Occasionally required to move around the campus.
Occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
May require travel (specify domestic and/or international) dependent on business needs – specify percentage of travel.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability

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