Manage the manufacturing equipment, services, supplies and MRO spend for Hemlock Semiconductor (~$60M in spend & ~600 suppliers) with overall objective to create total cost advantage for Hemlock Semiconductor
Set the vision and strategic direction for category and ensure category requirements support company strategy
Develop, support and maintain strong cross-functional relationships with site operational associates and leadership, other relevant internal business functions, as well as external partners and strategic suppliers
Implement and lead category strategy and strategic sourcing of spend area through a “product line manager” approach by reviewing spend data, market data and trends, supply sources and adjust strategies to maximize alignment with both short- and long-term business objectives
Collaborate closely with Manufacturing and Science & Technology functions to co-develop defined specifications, challenge requirements and align sourcing initiatives to the business portfolio
Develop supplier relationship management (SRM) strategies for key suppliers to drive business value beyond cost
Lead implementation of category and SRM projects, as well as ongoing supplier performance management through involvement in vendor identification, evaluation, qualification and on-going development
Drive category knowledge development and capture for spend area
Establish category targets in collaboration with the Director of Procurement and be accountable for meeting targets
Bachelor’s degree in business, supply chain, or STEM required
Minimum 7 years of combined experience in Procurement, Manufacturing, Commercial, Supply Chain or Engineering roles
Previous procurement category management or product line management experience required
Multi-functional exposure preferred; chemical industry experience desirable
At Hemlock Semiconductor, we are passionate about silicon-based technology – its versatility, its possibilities and its unique potential to improve the world we share.
Hemlock Semiconductor has been a leader in polysilicon manufacturing for 50 years. Our experience and technology have allowed us to develop a safe, efficient, sustainable and cost-effective process to manufacture this highly crit...ical material for the solar and semiconductor industries.
Do what you love. Love what you do ... at Hemlock Semiconductor.
From day one, you will be a valued member of our team, working with a diverse group of people in a friendly, welcoming, and empowering environment. You supply the ambition and innovation. We'll supply the opportunity.
Our Total Compensation programs recognize and reward you for the skills and value you contribute to the success of our company. We've made it our mission to create a culture that helps you maintain a healthy, well-balanced work-life style.
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