Senior Foundry Commodity Sourcing Lead- 80100

Location: Austin, Texas, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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What you do at AMD changes everything 
 

At AMD, we push the boundaries of what is possible.  We believe in changing the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies – building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the data center. 
 

Developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who will go the “extra mile” to achieve unthinkable results.  It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, push boundaries, deliver innovation, and change the world.   If you have this type of passion, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.
 

Senior Foundry Commodity Sourcing Lead

The Role:

  • Coordinating the management of AMD’s largest and fastest growing supplier as a global lead for the company.
  • Developing the global procurement strategy for foundry; implementing a supplier development program that has an integrated long-term approach on cost, quality, and service.
  • Build and maintain supplier relationships
  • Provide analytical support and recommendations regarding sourcing strategies, requirements planning, and revenue generation.

The Person:

Problem Solving Specialist

  • Drives sophisticated solutions and recommendations for complex issues through the analysis of the situation and available data.
  • Exercises judgment in selecting the methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria for acquiring results.
  • Networks with key contacts outside area of expertise.
  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills.
  • Enables project teams to achieve their goals.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop processes and methods to execute new assignments and coordinate activities of other personnel as a team lead.
  • Collaborate with partners to understand and develop negotiation strategies to drive cost targets.
  • Lead the overall competitive bidding process including analysis, price negotiation, and driving business awards.
  • Drive supplier's performance reviews on contractual requirements which meet AMD short- and long-term needs.
  •  Implement contracts to minimize AMD risk and enable supplier accountability for non-performance
  • Lead Supplier Performance Management (SPM) and run the quarterly scorecard process to review service levels on cost, technology, quality, service, and flexibility.
  • Develop and effectively communicate a commodity strategy which fully reflects key partner inputs to AMD Senior Management Team. Provide updates on a regular basis to track progress against plan.
  • Understand industry trends through ongoing market research and benchmarking.
  • Execute all activities associated with Procure-to-Pay to ensure timely order placement and invoicing
  • Demonstrate efficient and effective use of AMD strategic sourcing and Procure-to-Pay processes
  • Exemplifies discernment and judgement in collaborating with management to understand negotiation requirements.
  • Collaborates with suppliers to communicate AMD requirements.
  • Ownership of spend, savings and forecasting for Tier 1 Foundry supplier.

Preferred Experience:

  • Supply Chain Management (SCM)
  • Excellent knowledge of purchasing
  • Experience working in an engineering or semiconductor company
  • NAPM/APICS Certification
  • Green Belt certification
  • Understanding of regional and global markets and cultures

Academic Credentials:

  • BS/BA degree
  • MBA

Location:

Austin, TX

 

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Requisition Number: 80100 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: Supply Chain
  

 

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