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SR / INDIRECT PROCUREMENT SPECIALIST, CONSTRUCTION

Penang, 07, MY

 

Req. ID: 226901 

 

Micron Technology’s vision is to transform how the world uses information to enrich life and our dedication to people, innovation, tenacity, partnership, and customer focus allows us to fulfill our mission to be a global leader in memory and storage solutions. This means conducting business with integrity, accountability, and collaboration while supporting our global community.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

As the Sr. Category Supplier Manager for Construction Procurement, you will be a part of the Indirect Facilities Procurement team at Micron Technology, Inc.  You will be responsible for driving the construction category and supplier relationships for construction projects in Malaysia. You will engage externally with architects and design firms, construction management and general contracting companies.  Internally, you will partner with Global Facilities and local Facilities construction team to determine scope, schedule and budget and monitor project status throughout the duration of the project.  You will work with Micron Legal to determine the contract strategy needed to support each project, and then drive compliance to that contract.  Your primary goal is to deliver the greatest value of each construction contract, which require strong sourcing (negotiating), contracting, supplier management, and overall project management skills.  

 

REPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS

Manage Supplier Relationship in Malaysia 
• Act as primary point of contact for assigned construction suppliers
• Perform commercial supplier qualification activities to ensure the commercial development of strategic suppliers 
• Maintain collaborative relationships with supplier(s) while effectively resolving supplier performance/capability issues to ensure alignment with Micron’s strategic direction 
• Ensure suppliers comply with Micron’s business ethics, code-of-conduct programs, and corporate safety policies and social responsibility initiatives 
• Communicate key supplier management updates and decisions to multiple levels in the organization including Executive Leadership 
• Enlist senior management, when appropriate, to help reinforce commitment and involvement from suppliers 
• Provide the voice of the supply base to Micron and provide the voice of Micron to the supply base 

Drive Negotiations with Suppliers
• Lead or participate in negotiations for construction contract
• Lead sourcing events/RFQ process  
• Develop a contract strategy for each project, including to create, negotiate, monitor and enforce contracted terms and conditions 

• Incorporate savings targets and contract requirements into negotiations 

 
Manage Supplier Performance
• Partner with Global Facilities stakeholders and sites teams to build comprehensive view of supplier performance 
• Collect and relay site specific priorities to suppliers 
• Own and manage overall Strategic Supplier relationships for construction category
• Collaborate internally to drive and develop key performance measures/metrics for Strategic Suppliers and monitor supplier performance against these expectations to ensure continuous supplier improvement 
• Lead in organizing and delivering on strategic supplier events, such as Quarterly Business Reviews, Annual Supplier Evaluations, and Executive Review Meetings

 

Create and Implement Construction Category Strategy
• Participate in supplier segmentation and strategic goal setting 
• Provide market intelligence and price trends to relevant internal stakeholders on a disciplined schedule 
• Utilize should-cost models for assigned categories that are benchmarked and relevant to the global marketplace 
• Serve as the subject matter expert for construction procurement category and share knowledge with key stakeholders and Indirect teams to enable more effective planning, forecasting and execution

 

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor's Degree or higher
  • PMP certification or equivalent, preferred

 

EXPERIENCE

Required

  • Manage multiple large-scale projects concurrently, ability to work with minimal supervision; strong project management skills
  • 5+ years experience in construction, construction management and/or construction contracting
  • Proficient in MS office
  • Comfort around Senior Leaders and Executives, ability to create and deliver executive-level presentations

Preferred

  • Experience with industry-standard contracts (FIDIC) and/or Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM) contracting
  • Knowledge of CSA and MEP systems, generally accepted standards of workmanship in construction and infrastructure systems
  • Knowledge of innovative construction practices, may include BIM (or greater) technology, pre-fabrication, etc.
  • Knowledge of project controls and standard project reporting

 

WORKPLACE

Travel Required?

  • Yes

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

For US Sites Only: To request assistance with the application process and/or for reasonable accommodations, please contact Micron’s Human Resources Department at 1-800-336-8918 or 208-368-4748 and/or by completing our General Contact Form


Keywords:  Penang || Pulau Pinang (MY-07) || Malaysia (MY) || Backend Manufacturing || Experienced || Regular || Materials/Purchasing || #LI-EA1 || Tier 4 || 

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