Supply Chain Analyst

Operations Penang, Malaysia


Job Description: 
  • Cost responsible for PCBA supply chain topics. Primarily with our EMS, but also with distributors, component manufacturers and other suppliers
  • RFI, RFQ and price negotiations with EMS, distributors, component manufacturers and other suppliers
  • Daily coordination with internal and external partners for all matters related to cost, price, and invoice issues.
  • Sourcing for new suppliers to improve supply chain resilience, variability, and cost.
  • Supplier relationship management and supplier development for EMS, distributors, component manufacturers as well as other suppliers
  • Collaboration with development teams for second source development to improve supply chain resilience, variability, and cost.
  • Analysis of supply chain cost to create a better understanding of cost drivers.
  • Responsible for maintaining, improving, and developing new systems and processes for cost and direct purchasing.
  • Support of planning, NPI and other teams in other PCBA supply chain tasks.
  • Participation and management of supply chain projects
  • BS or MS degree in Purchasing, Supply Chain, or a similar field
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with PCBA procurement/sourcing/cost management
  • Must have a good understanding of PCBA and EMS supply chains as well as the industry with the ability to identify and develop strategic needs.
  • Broad supplier network within the distributor and component manufacturer world.
  • Strong analytical capabilities with the drive to develop, analyze and understand data to initiate strategic initiatives.
  • Strong negotiator with experience in driving cost-down, initiating RFI, RFQ and other sourcing activities.
  • Ability to build and maintain strong networks.
  • Proactive, dynamic and well-organized personality with the drive to grow and improve personally as well as professionally.
  • Excellent communication skills, with a track record of working independently in an international environment and with cross-functional teams.