Flex is a leading sketch-to-scale™ solutions company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With more than 200,000 professionals across 30 countries and a promise to help make the world Live Smarter™, the company provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets. For more information please visit our careers page at www.flex.com.
Industry: Electrical / Electronic Manufacturing
Type: Public Company
Headquarters: 2 Changi South Lane, Singapore, 486123
The Mechanical Commodity Manager Plastic will be based in Guadalajara. The Commodity Manager will lead sourcing responsibilities for the America region and work closely with our sites in the US, Mexico and Brazil.
We are looking for someone who demonstrates:
Passionate customer focus
Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
Relentless drive to win
Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do:
Responsible for running RFQ & negotiation process with strategic and preferred suppliers in the America region
Identifies, researches and implements new materials and processes to drive down costs
Identify, evaluate, select and manage America supplier base with a specific emphasis on business strategies
Conducts in-depth market analysis to identify cost, material selection, manufacturing techniques and materials sourcing to improve the company’s competitive position
Accountable for timely and effective planning, development and execution of regional sourcing activities to meet procurement metrics
Participate in global strategic sourcing projects to drive strategy that ensures supplier quality, delivery, lead time and cost performance goals.
Here is some of what you’ll need (required):
Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain or Engineering
5+ years of strategic sourcing experience in plastics and resins industry
Proven track record of supplier negotiation and supplier relationship building, and supporting multiple plants including global locations
Able to motivate and drive results cross functionally
Excellent written and spoken English
Here are a few of our preferred experiences:
Background in chemistry/chemical engineering/material science or similar
Proactive, robust and pragmatic approach allied to an analytical mindset
Excellent interpersonal skills & communications skills, along with the ability to balance needs of many different parties while working within a matrix organization
Strong computer skills, particularly Excel and PowerPoint
Here are a few examples of what you’ll get for the great work you provide:
Life & Medical insurance.
Global Procurement & Supply Chain
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Flex is a leading Sketch-to-Scale™ solutions company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With more than 200,000 professionals across 30 countries and a promise to help the world Live smarter, the company provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets.
We believe in a brighter tomorrow and what people can do when our lives are connected. That’s why every day we set out to do one thing–-create a smarter, more connected world. Our focus is developing and empowering talented people to deliver on their potential, providing employees with a healthy, safe and secure workplace.
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