Commodity Manager

Location: Singapore, Singapore, SG

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.

 

COMMODITY MANAGER

AMD's environment is fast paced, results oriented and built upon a legion of forward-thinking people with a passion for winning technology!

 

THE ROLE:

As a Commodity Manager, you are responsible to manage specific commodity/commodities related to AMD Board operations, to develop a global procurement strategy that has a coordinated long-term approach on cost, quality, and supply. You should be able to develop and manage the strategic supplier relationship at Executive level and provide analytical support and make recommendations regarding sourcing strategies, supply trend, allocation and splitting of business award.

 

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Establish deep connections with approved suppliers at Executive level.
  • Understand status of commodity across market and determine if supply is freely available or getting tight/moving to allocation
  • Bi-weekly discussions with Engineering teams and BUs to understand future demand (i.e Forecasting and road-mapping exercises).
  • Provide forecast to suppliers and secure allocation for AMD or AMD designated CMs.
  • Understand capacity of manufacturers.
  • Negotiate AMD preferred pricing for key commodities we wish to control/consign or which significantly influence BOM pricing.
  • Negotiate splits of business awards
  • Monitor market trends which affect commodity pricing, example raw copper pricing on commodity stock market for Printed Circuit Board (PCB-bare board), PCB raw materials, Printed Circuit Board Assembly (PCBA) and or Thermal (Fansink) related mechanical parts/assembly.
  • Manage LOA process for assigned commodity

Problem Solving

  • Work on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.
  • Exercise judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.
  • Network with key contacts outside own area of expertise.
  • Determine methods and procedures on new assignments and may coordinate activities of other personnel as a team lead

 

 

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Strong knowledge of printed circuit board assembly and associated commodities!
  • Good knowledge of Supply Chain Management (SCM) and commodity sourcing.
  • NAPM/APICS Certification highly desired.
  • Understanding of global/regional markets and cultures preferred
  • Demonstrated effective advanced computer skills.
  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent leadership skills.
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Prior record of Printed Circuit Board (PCB), Printed Circuit Board Assembly (PCBA) and or Thermal (Fansink) mechanical related parts/assembly sourcing experiences.
  • History of successfully developing and deploying business processes

 

 

ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS:

  • BS/BA degree plus 7 years of experience in a related technical or business field OR MBA plus 5 years of experience in a related technical or business field.

 

 

LOCATION:

Singapore

 

AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. AMD and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and will consider all applicants without regard to race, marital status, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. EOE/MFD

 
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Requisition Number: 79434 
Country: Singapore State: Singapore City: Singapore 
Job Function: 
Supply Chain  

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