Senior Manager, Raw Materials Procurement

Senior Manager, Raw Materials Procurement

Morgan Philips HK Ltd
10 - 13 Years
Not Specified

Job Description

Job Description :
Job Description
Title: Senior Manager, Raw Materials Procurement
Based in Shanghai

  • Lead sourcing activities in the Asia-Pacific region for the Polymers Business, lead sourcing activities in other regions to coordinate global sourcing for isoprene. Value of purchases typically would be in the $50-$100M range and consist primarily of strategic raw materials.
  • Negotiate upstream raw material price with A/P vendors; prepare the purchase contract/agreement; work with the vendors for shipment issues. Evaluate vendor reliability and identify and potential new suppliers in A/P region. Develop and manage isoprene spot purchasing strategies – driving continuous improvement efforts and cost reduction initiatives.
  • Track isoprene shipments from A/P suppliers; check the shipping documents from the vendors; apply for the payment to vendors. Coordinate with US colleagues; work with A/P isoprene suppliers as well as ISO tank service providers/carriers for any logistics issues of isoprene shipments. Plan and schedule with suppliers to meet required delivery dates.
  • Monitor dangerous cargo shipment regulations globally, keep shipment criterion updated as per the latest regulation.
  • Maintain and develop the relationship with raw materials suppliers in A/P. Improve company’s image and reputation in A/P and build up the strategic business relationship with key suppliers.
  • Coordinate with Asian colleagues – reduce company’s acquisition costs for monomers and key raw materials for A/P JVs.
  • Collect and analyze the market information of monomers in the A/P region and communicate pricing/market trends, forecasts and purchasing strategies to management. Keep management and other key stakeholders informed on any changes affecting supply.
  • Coordinate with Asia team for the potential opportunity for tolling business or JV.

Required Experience and Skills:
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in procurement of chemical raw materials.
  • Ability to negotiate and execute procurement strategies/contracts to ensure lowest cost/best value to the company.
  • Establish and maintain effective supplier relationships as well as relationships with internal customers in order to gain an understanding of their needs to provide fit for purpose services or goods.
  • Good written & verbal communication skills (English and Chinese, Korean a plus).

Education and Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree (Business preferred)
  • Advanced SAP procedural and operational Procurement knowledge.
  • Microsoft office with advanced Excel knowledge.

Qualified and interested Parties please apply with your CV and latest salary in Word format to .
Anne’s wechat:13636682099 Please note, that while Morgan Philips welcomes and appreciates all candidate response, volume of replies allows volume of replies allows us to respond to short-listed candidates only. Resumes are collected for recruitment purposes only.

People Also Considered

Career Advice to Find Better