Shaping the future with innovation and smart technologies .... our growth offers development opportunities for your career We are Europe’s largest semiconductor manufacturing location, combining smart solutions with leading edge technologies in our Dresden Foundry -
for our customers, for groundbreaking products and for a sustainable future. In addition to our existing manufacturing of 28nm semiconductor products, our new 22nm technology (22FDX) sets standards with regard to energy efficiency and performance.
With our energy saving technology, we are targeting the growth markets of the future : the 'Internet of Things', including areas such as Industry 4.
0, Wearables and Automotive. Sourcing Manager Materials (m / f / d) GLOBALFOUNDRIES Fab 1 in Dresden is seeking a highly skilled and motivated Procurement professional to become part of our global supply management team.
This position will report to the Deputy Director of Global Materials in New York and will be responsible for defining and executing sourcing strategies for photochemicals. Your Job :
Serves as GLOBALFOUNDRIES key contact to supplier and internal business partner. Additionally ownes supplier lead function and steers supplier relationship together with global sourcing team.
Ensures stability of supply to meet Fab requirements and serves as escalation point to supplier up to executive levels.
Actively drives resolution of critical supply situations across the internal organization and with supplier.
Participates in cross functional Fab meetings and projects to ensure alignment across the organization up to site GM level and with corporate functions.
Responsible to orchestrate negotiation process and facilitate escalation process to ensure overall financial targets are met and to enable cost effective set up of operations.
Participate in global negotiations and own specific global projects.
Act as the first contact point for internal customers.
Develop project plans, deliverables, metrics and milestones for suppliers in close cooperation with the manufacturing modules and facilities.
Implement process disciplines and management systems necessary to achieve desired supplier results, e.g. via supplier score card reviews
Support internal customers and finance in case of escalations related to supply issues, purchase order and payment execution
Represent procurement in audits at supplier sites
Perform spend analysis by supplier type, vendor, and material category to develop deep understanding of local supply environment and to define sourcing strategy
Identification of and collaboration with key business stakeholders to determine critical product specifications and service requirements
Extensive understanding of global and regional supply markets to identify opportunities and determine potential sources of supply;
collaboration with peers to identify and adopt demonstrated best practices
Evaluate competitive proposals from suppliers to facilitate business award decision making
Ensures appropriate contract coverage for the respective commodities and negotiates such complex contract agreements with manufacturers, distributors, and service providers to drive best total value for GLOBALFOUNDRIES
Develop compelling business case / analysis to drive meaningful changes in process, supplier or material as appropriate to meet sourcing strategy and business objectives
Lead formal and informal sourcing teams comprised of cross-divisional and cross-functional members through strategic sourcing and supplier selection process.
Analyze data from disparate sources to identify sourcing opportunities and improve company-wide leverage
Manage governance and control programs to ensure business continuity, protect company assets and comply with corporate and regulatory policies
Your Profile :
Bachelor or Master's degree in Business with distinctive interest into the technical field or a Bachelor or Master's degree in Engineering / Science along with solid business knowledge and skills.
Solid knowledge of Business Economics or Supply Management
Several years of working experience in the relevant area, specifically within a semicoductor-, automotive-, aerospace-
medical- or high-tech company.
International working experience or experience working in international companies.
Extensive experience in negotiation and in building strong relationships internally and externally and potential to influence business owners at all levels to use procurement and strategic sourcing capabilities.
Preferably experience in materials / systems sourcing and / or technical management of materials / systems needed in operations of a wafer fab in a related area like (supplier) quality management, materials engineering or engineering.
Proficient sourcing manager skills including demonstrated ability to drive strategy development, contract management, supplier performance and risk management, market intelligence and industry trend monitoring for the assigned commodity
Ability to lead and manage projects, influence and convince customers, present and sell the value proposition of procurement
Exceptional interpersonal communication (in writing and verbally) and team skills
Fluent in German and English