APAC Sourcing Category - Assistant Manager (Multiple Openings)

APAC Sourcing Category - Assistant Manager (Multiple Openings)

3M
10-12 years
Not Specified

Job Description


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Job Description:
This position will lead ACOE Subcategory Sourcing Outsourcing Manufacturing / Production material, providing leadership for APAC Region and be a support to Business and Manufacturing team. Subcategory lead will be single point of contact for all the category strategy development and deployment across the Region and there by meeting the annual metrics.
Job Responsibilities:

  • Identify supplier and drive supplier selection process for the Regional spend

  • Lead price and terms negotiation for all Top suppliers from the Region

  • Lead supplier contracting process and provide leadership for the countries to drive contracts

  • Establish and drive supplier and category strategy for the Region

  • Drive supplier performance metrics

  • Lead hopper sessions to meet key metrics

  • Category specific Market intelligence and forecasting

  • Identify and run Regional scale projects

Required Qualification / Experience:

  • Minimum educational level - Bachelor's degree

  • Has between 10 to 12 years of Sourcing experience

  • Has specialized knowledge in conducting RFP's, strategy development and cost modelling

  • Has strong communication, influencing and negotiation skills, and able to work well cross functionally & geographically

  • Japanese / Korea language ability preferred

  • Good ability to challenge status quo and go beyond stretch

  • Professional Certifications in Six Sigma and Sourcing an added advantage

  • Regional project management experience a good-to-have

  • Travel requirement: 10-15 % of time
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