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Senior Manager, Commodity

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Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Pulau Pinang (Penang), Malaysia 
Req ID: JR-0000037744


Technical Commodity Sr Manager

Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Penang

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Technical Commodity Management (Manager)  Collaborate with commodity managers, suppliers, design engineers, component engineers and NPI procurement to propagate corporate and procurement objectives like multi sourcing, design for cost (including golden parts), preferred supplier etc. while providing technical leadership from procurement function and ensuring best component sourcing strategy.    ALSO, Co-ordinate and manage files, reports etc. for 2nd sourcing, share data for golden parts, multi-source etc. for dashboard reporting, to download, scrub and filter BOMs in excel for various activities, to collect and provide current and future bom costs and to assist in achieving corporate and procurement objectives.  AND Provide tactical support to CA based PBP's to manage Asia based programs, by attending Asia time meetings (after 7PM PST) for Asia based programs, reporting meeting details, acting as the communication channel between PBP and the meeting audience and to partner with PBP to escalate supply chain issues SDKR/SDIN and other Asia locations as/when needed.


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