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Procurement Manager - PCBA

Summary

Salary
Competitive
Team
Procurement
Location
Singapore - Technology Centre

About us
Dyson is a global technology enterprise. We solve the problems others choose to ignore, with surprising new inventions that defy convention and simply work better. We’re growing fast and our ambition is huge –more categories, more locations and more people. 

About the role

Commodity managers are at the heart of the Dyson direct Procurement Team, working closely with Procurement Engineering and other key stakeholders within the business to support and develop the procurement and supply chain strategies that will help define and support Dyson’s future ambitions.  


As part of the Global Operations and Procurement Team, Global commodity managers own and drive all procurement activities from kick off to production across all categories for new RDD projects.  
 

Global commodity managers work collaboratively alongside our Procurement Engineering, RDD teams and provide front line support to Procurement project managers. 
You will manage and own existing and new supply chain partners through the RDD to Production process to ensure we are building robust new and current supply chains that have optimum cost, quality and performance outcomes. 
 

Accountabilities: 

  • Full commercial responsibility of PCBAs for defined product categories. 

  • Dual source activities - Work closely with commodity managers and engineering team (RDD) to implement alternative components/solutions for circuit board design. 

  • Component qualification coordination - Follow up closely on qualification of PCBA alternative components to mitigate supply risk & as part of cost down activities. 

  • Manage Change Requests (CR)/Deviation Requests (DR) and PCBA ISIR qualification at contract manufacturers. 

  • Responsible to work with commodity managers to build up commodity strategies based on product category requirements and needs. 

  • Key focal person to manage PCBA contract manufacturers’ CTB (Clear-To-Build) materials readiness to support project time plan. Coordinate with commodity managers and suppliers to fulfil project requirement. 

  • Screen markets for PCBA contract manufacturers that meet our requirements; drive selection process and steer PCBA allocation decision. 

  • Negotiate and agree PCBA cost. Manage PCBA CAPEX coordination. 

  • Demand change management - Work with supply chain and Supply Assurance and Flexibility team (SAF) on expediting of critical parts and material allocations with priority justifications. 

  • Support operations and supply chain to manage materials exposure in contract manufacturers to reduce liability. Work with suppliers on cancellation & rescheduling on materials to reduce exposure. 

  • Support RDD/engineering team on evaluation or validations build. 

  • PCBA price management - Analyse PCBA BOM break down, sign off contract Manufacturers’ PCBA price submission and implement new PCBA prices. 

  • Components risk buy management - Manage risk buy components cost and manage PPV. 

  • Work with commodity managers to manage the BOM scrubbing process – identify longevity of those components and components selections from Approved vendor list (AVL). 

  • Work with commodity managers and engineering (RDD) to manage PCN process, LTB process & implement at contract manufacturers. 

  • Manage all credit notes and debit notes related to PCBA contract manufacturers. 

  • Risk assessment management. Work closely with Category Procurement Managers (CPM) and commodity managers to identify risk components, support mitigation.

About you
You will demonstrate a clear passion for Commodity Management and the benefits it can bring to our organisation. You will be able to smoothly navigate sometimes complex situations and be comfortable operating at all levels within the business. Technical know-how, commercial acumen, stakeholder management and influencing skills will be key for these roles. Resilience and the desire to bring about change is also essential. 
Skills & Experience: 

  • Degree in Engineering or Business. 

  • Experienced in management of electronic components and PCBAs. 

  • Strong analytical skills. 

  • Excellent negotiation skills in monopolistic and competitive settings 

  • Cross-functional leadership. 

  • Ability and drive to work independently. 

  • Excellent project management skills.

  • CIPS or equivalent qualification. 

  • Has worked with and/or at contract manufacturers for PCBAs. 

  • Programming skills / VBA. 

Benefits

Dyson Malaysia monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries, bonuses and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll enjoy generous leave, a transport allowance and medical care and insurance. But financial benefits are just the start of a Dyson career. Rapid 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 realizing ambition.

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Interview guidance

We are following the government guidelines regarding COVID19. At this time all interviews will be conducted via video or telephone. We’re taking these precautionary measures to protect both our employee and candidate wellbeing. Our Talent Acquisition team will work with you and provide further information as appropriate. 


At Dyson, it's about more than our machines. We recognise that our success comes from our inventive people. We believe in including everybody and supporting you on your journey with us

Interview guidance

We are following the government guidelines regarding COVID19. At this time all interviews will be conducted via video or telephone. We’re taking these precautionary measures to protect both our employee and candidate wellbeing. Our Talent Acquisition team will work with you and provide further information as appropriate. 

Closing date: 30 September 2021