Responsibilities To manage negotiate and measure performance of indirect material suppliersTo manage a given commodity to achieve annual cost reduction goals KPIs and manage new project initiativesTo co-work and collaborate with Parent companies on common interestTo co-work with modules on projects to meet company goalsTo develop and maintain a robust Business Continuity Plan with all material suppliersResponsible for indirect material purchases in areas of Chemical Gas Resist Slurry CMP Pad Disk Quartz Targets Reticles IT hardware software and services Facility and Laboratory chemicalsResponsible to follow and comply all procedures both internal and external requirements Develop purchasing strategies on each commodity to meet IDM annual cost reduction goals Responsible to present and recommend to Management on any matters related to the commodityCo-develop alternative suppliers or projects with modules to -Lower Cost of Ownership or pricesBalance demand supply dynamicsCo-work with Quality and Module on Global sourcing -On-site auditSelect the best supplier on lowest cost of ownership for qualificationEstablish gather and access market intelligence via reports internets or any other meansEstablish cost benchmarking database on various commodities for strategic decision makingEstablish business relationship with all suppliersEstablish review suitability and develop new suppliers for new materials qualificationVendor profilingGlobal supply position Develop strategies to overcome demand supply shortfallIncrease inventoryLocal stockingRe-allocationDevelop global sourcing strategies and tactical execution on material evaluationDevelop and manage inventory to meet company business objectivesWeekly review on inventory level and specific material requirements with TGCM and BOReview strategic allocation with modules to optimize costReview with module on projects qualifications and potential material expiryEnsure on-time material supply for wafer startsEnsure no material shortages or obsolesces on any materialReview settings and execute MRP to ensure sufficient inventory for productionEnsure zero supply chain interruptions on all materials to the fabResponsible to lead present projects and recommend contract renewals to ManagementReview SOPs and update on annual basisReview and approve of Purchase Requisitions andPurchase OrdersInitiate productivity projections and co-work with IT to develop and maintain e-Supplier Portal as an interface with suppliers for documentation managementAttend semicon tradeshows locally or overseas when necessaryBusiness travel when necessaryReticle ManagementResponsible to co-work with NXP on global negotiationsResponsible to understand the total tape-outs from various fab sitesResponsible to understand the global market dynamicsAnnual review and recommendation on reticle allocation with all relevant HODsDrive alternative source evaluation for lower cost of ownership and increase flexibility on allocationBusiness Continuity Management BCM Ensure all SOP RA BIA are updated annually Lead department as BCM coordinatorDevelop a system to manage supply chain informationVendor address material supply contact person etcMaintain and ensure all materials have -back up sourcealternative site sufficient inventory to mitigate risk stocking policyCo-work with company representatives to strengthen and improve company level BCMFacility and Laboratory support on material requirementReview market prices and allocation to various suppliersEnsure raw material price indexing is adhered for Facility chemicalsEnsure timely contract renewal at quarterly or half yearly periodUnderstanding global demands on common raw materialsSource for alternative suppliers to lower cost of ownershipIT hardware software and services managementCo-work with IT department on all hardware software requirement in both operating expense and CapexEnsure timely renewals of maintenance contractsCollaborate with NXP on licenses wherever possibleEnsure maintenance cost vs license cost is at benchmark percentageRequirements Degree in Engineering Science Preferably 5 years purchasing experience in a front end semiconductor plant Module Experience is a bonusPossess Integrity and takes initiativeHighly flexible and adaptive to fast past environmentStrong understanding of SAP systemKnowledge of Semiconductor Processes Able to analyze financial reportsAbility to manage tight project schedulesAnalytical and possess strong understanding of global market knowledge
Type : Company job
Role : Senior Executive
Industry : Semiconductor/Wafer Fabrication
Salary : Not Disclosed
Systems on Silicon Manufacturing Co. Pte Ltd (SSMC) ispresently a joint venture of NXP B.V. (NXP) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd (TSMC). It was originally founded by Philips, TSMC and the Economic Development Board Investments Pte Ltd (EDBI).
SSMC is in the advanced semiconductor foundry business with an investment of over $2 billion. SSMC supplies a large volume of strategic and customized integrated circuit to the global market for a wide range of applications - telecommunications, information technology, multi-media, digital consumer electronic and many more.