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Commodity Manager 5

Location: Bayan Lepas, Pulau Pinang (Penang), Malaysia 
Req ID: JR-0000037252


ResponsibilitiesIn this position, the individual will work with all stakeholders to address all aspects of procurement management for services, goods, including procurement support, supplier management, supply-base strategy, market trends assessment, pricing, etc.Understand business service needs, request for quotation, negotiate pricing, commercial and supply agreements with suppliers.Lead quarterly negotiation with suppliers to achieve quarterly and yearly cost reduction.Negotiate legal contracts such as NDA, GPA with suppliers.Coordinates procurement activities with manufacturing, quality, planning and engineering departments.Establish, implement, and administer system and process to evaluate, monitor, report and manage supplier performance and improvement (incl. QBR’s).Monitor commodity market trends; effectively reflect market dynamic in terms of supply, cost, etc.Requires domestic or global expertise of assigned commodities.Performs cost analysis for designated commodities.Develop and execute a supply-base strategy to meet the Company’s business growth and requirements.Identify, develop and manage relationships with existing and potential suppliers to meet the established cost, quality and delivery targets.Collaborate with internal stakeholders to drive cost reduction / avoidance activities for all related procurement services.