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Global Commodity Manager - Resins


Singapore - Technology Centre

About us

We are looking for a Global Commodity Manager who will be responsible for the Global commodity procurement activities (end-to-end) for specific commodities and their sub- commodity groups within the Resins Global Commodity.  ​

About the role

  • Reporting the the group lead, you will be responsible for a spend of USD 205M.

  • You will be the Dyson Global Commodity Expert for the resin commodity.

  • Responsible for the Global Commodity Strategy for these commodities, constantly review and maintain its relevance to the Company Blueprint, Company technology roadmap, Global Mega trends and market forces, both globally and within region/locality.

  • The role will ensure adherence to the complete Global Commodity process (including, but not limited to, the RFQ for initial project development, transferred projects and current projects) according to company policy and the 5 rights approaches. (Right source/quality/cost/qty/time).

  • Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) - Identify and implement SRM development plans for all the suppliers within the commodity.

  • Organise, utilise and lead both internal and external resources to ensure the Global commodity objectives are achieved. Example -Procurement engineers on “early supplier involvement”, New Product Introduction and Engineering teams on transferred development projects providing expertise and support to meet project milestones.

  • Manage the Supply base to deliver sourcing on cost, on time and right quality.

About you

  • Engineering Degree level qualification or above

  • Substantial experience in Commodity Management and direct material sourcing, ideally within Resins and its associated manufacturing processes

  • Has previously Managed Product Development and various types of Commodities.

  • Proficient negotiator with proven abilities in influencing people at all levels in the organization

  • Good knowledge of legal regulations and contract setting

  • Self-motivated, accurate and operates with the highest ethical standards.  be tough but fair

  • Demonstrate understanding of technical, manufacturing and testing methods and processes relevant to Resins

  • Proven track record of proactive leadership of complex, global programs

  • Proven track record of successful Commodity Management.

  • Fluent spoken and written English


  • CIPS (or equivalent) purchasing qualification

  • Automotive / Aerospace / Defence / FMCG background

  • Experience of lean manufacturing and or Commodity manufacturing experience.


Dyson Singapore monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and bonuses. Beyond that, you’ll enjoy a transport allowance and comprehensive medical care and insurance. But financial benefits are just the start of a Dyson career. Professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to fuelling and realising ambition. #LI-AK

Dyson is an equal opportunity employer. We know that great minds don’t think alike, and it takes all kinds of minds to make our technology so unique. We welcome applications from all backgrounds and employment decisions are made without regard to race, colour, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other any other dimension of diversity.