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[Expired] Global Procurement Manager

MTC Recruitment Pte Ltd
Posted On :14 Sep 2013


Job Summary

  • Salary:   Undisclosed
  • Work Type: Permanent / Full Time
  • Min. Education Level: Degree
  • Field of Study: Engineering (General)
  • Years of Experience: 8
  • Skills: • Proven track record in procurement, including financial modeling, supplier analysis, total cost of ownership understanding, • Possess technical knowledge in area of plastics and resins

Job Descriptions

Our client, a major global player in the electronics manufacturing industry for the high tech sector, is looking for a Global Procurement Manager to handle technical procurement pertaining to plastics and resins.  Candidate must have work experience in procurement dealing with plastics and resins. Role is based in Singapore.



  • Overall responsibility for identification, evaluation and the approval process of suppliers that meet our performance standards and compliance requirements
  • Leverage current supply base and identify new suppliers to support new product launches / initiatives
  • Understand the market(s) well enough to know who the leaders in pricing, technology and service are and drive to the lowest possible total cost of ownership (TCO)
  • Work with Engineering, Operations, Commodity Managers, Sourcing functions, Logistics and the supply base to develop target cost and low cost alternatives.  Regularly organize and conduct pricing benchmarks, competitive analysis
  • Charter cupplier negotiation and lead / participate in negotiation with divisional leads
  • Utilize, develop a broad skill set of RFQ, Benchmarking and negotiation methodologies
  • Lead negotiation with industry benchmarks / pricing targets / data (fact-based negotiations) and knowledge sharing. Responsible for provision of commercial sourcing expertise to all functional budget holders.
  • Full utilization of Sourcing and RFx and eProcurement tools, such as E-Auctions, Catalogues, etc.
  • Drive standardization (processes, design, requirements, specifications)
  • Establish long term, cost competitive supplier relationships at high performance standards 
  • Lead reviews with Engineering, Quality and Operations to develop a preferred supply base and drive supplier consolidation
  • Assess, rate and minimize risk regularly and lead mitigation efforts. Indemnify company through implementation of contracts, including but not limited to Terms & Conditions, Quality and Supply Agreements
  • Total supply base performance and management on technology roadmaps, lead-time reduction, inventory turns, cost improvement and supply assurance. Implement common supply strategies
  • Ensure compliance at all times within the framework of regulatory and legal requirements
  • Support TQM, Lean/Six Sigma program by following approved policies and procedures
  • Promote the implementation of “best practices” as it relates to supply chain management



  • At least a Bachelor Degree in Engineering
  • About 8 - 10 years work experience with 3 - 5 years in a technical procurement role
  • Proven track record in procurement, including financial modeling, supplier analysis, total cost of ownership understanding
  • Highly skilled in negotiation, contract management, supplier relationship management
  • Possess technical knowledge in area of plastics and resins

Job Benefits

Interested candidates, please email your complete resume, with current and expected salary details, in word document format, to All information and discussions will be kept confidential.  Thank you.

About This Company

MTC Recruitment Pte Ltd (“MTC Recruitment”) aims to become a strategic HR partner with our valued clients in resourcing and human capitalism. As such, we believe that our business will succeed only when our clients’ businesses are supported by the best and most suitable talents we can find in the market place. We are a generalist company with strengths in banking, finance, healthcare, FMCG, security and education.

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