Global Commodity Manager – DELL – Singapore


Lead the development of a three-year strategy and planning process (long-range roadmaps- capacity analysis- etc.) for selected commodities. 
Track new technology development for assigned products.
Drive alignment between Supplier roadmaps and Dell service roadmaps.
Lead value chain analysis process for their commodity supply chains.
Negotiate product cost and contracts as appropriate- and mentor directs in contract establishment capability.
Report commodity and supplier performance & cost on a monthly basis.
Creates financial spend plans- with supporting document on strategic initiatives to ensure delivery of the numbers.
Lead the implementation of Dell initiatives with the supplier base as required.
Identify opportunities for supply chain optimization and implement as appropriate.
Identify cost targets for relevant roadmap products

Develop commodity strategy document

Establish current business requirements and service strategy

Partners with the Global Supply Team to conduct a continuity of supply risk analysis of all components within the commodity and recommends mitigation strategie

Participates in RTS readiness review- post-mortem analysis- and process updates to support new products. Drives resolution for issues within the commodity

Performs and communicates supply chain cost forecasting within the assigned commodities.
Participates on key projects to achieve strategic initiatives relating to sourcing & purchasing.

_Requirements Details_

Minimum Bachelors degree with an MBA preferable.
10+ years in Procurement and supply chain management.
Thorough supply Chain management skills.
Thorough program/project management skills.
Thorough supplier management skills.
Good negotiation skills.
Thorough contract development/analysis Skills.
Good communication- alignment with a cross-functional team.
Able to work on multiple tasks- and understand priorities and able to communicate.
Thorough supplier evaluation skills.
Thorough price/cost analysis skills.
Good strategic/long-range planning skills.
You must be a measured and commercial communicator- able to balance customer demands with external vendor capability.
You will be naturally inquisitive and be willing to challenge the status quo and offer novel and creative solutions.
On a strategic level- you will also be striving to improve end to end supply chain processes and subsequent relationships with internal and outsourced manufacturers- suppliers and internal customers.
Extensive and specialized knowledge of the responsibilities and tasks performed by various procurement departments/disciplines.
Extensive and specialized knowledge of the interactions between departments/disciplines and how their products/processes affect one another and impact non-Procurement processes.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

Job Family: Materials-&-Procurement Job ID: R81265