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Indirect Procurement Specialist / Buyer - Services and Facilities (Welcome fresh graduates)

Singapore, 03, SG


Req. ID: 221681 


As an Indirect Procurement Specialist / Buyer - Services and Facilities, you will be the primary category person for supplier interactions, performance management, and negotiations. In this role, you will partner with internal customers to build comprehensive view of supplier performance for continued sourcing success. You will lead the development and implementation of category strategies and projects related but not limited to cost reduction initiatives, supply base optimization, and contract negotiation. This is accomplished through building and maintaining strategic supplier relationships to meet needs according to category strategies.

You will engage in supplier benchmarking analysis to formulate and lead and execute strategies to optimize cost, supply, and quality. Additional responsibilities include negotiating terms, conditions and pricing to leverage spend, leading and participating in department projects, serving as a primary contact for industry and regional supplier information

Role Responsibilities & Tasks

Handle Supplier Relationship Regionally (in Singapore and Malaysia)

  • Act as primary point of contact for assigned suppliers
  • Perform commercial supplier qualification activities to ensure the commercial development of strategic suppliers
  • Maintain positive relationships with supplier(s) while effectively resolving supplier performance/capability issues to ensure alignment with strategic direction
  • Ensure suppliers follow Micron's code-of-conduct programs and corporate 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

Identify and Implement Supplier-Related Savings Levers

  • Participate in supplier segmentation and strategic goal setting
  • Provide market intelligence and category price trends to internal customers
  • Utilize should-cost models for assigned categories that are benchmarked and relevant to the global marketplace
  • Have deep understanding of knowledge for assigned category and share knowledge with key partners of category teams to enable more effective planning, forecasting and execution

Drive Negotiations with Suppliers for Sustaining Purchases

  • Have initiative to lead or participate in negotiations for contract extensions and renewals, renegotiation of prices, transfers, etc.
  • Work with Category Sourcing Manager or lead sourcing events/RFQ process into bundled negotiation
  • Incorporate savings targets and contract requirements into negotiations
  • Develop a contract strategy for suppliers in assigned category ( services and facilities) and negotiate, monitor and implement contracted terms and conditions

Ensure Supplier Performance Management

  • Partner with internal customers to build comprehensive view of supplier performance
  • Collect and relay site specific priorities to suppliers
  • Own and lead overall Strategic Supplier relationships within the assigned categories
  • Collaborate internally to drive and develop key performance measures/metrics for key regional 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


  • Required: Bachelor/Master’s Degree in Business, Business Administration/Management, Engineering, Supply Chain Management, or related field of study
  • Desired certification: APICS, PMI, CPM, CPSM, or other related fields of study


Fresh Graduate / Recent College Graduate with experience in any of the following:

  • Engineering
  • Purchasing/Procurement
  • Supplier/Partner Relations
  • Supply Chain



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:  Singapore || North West (SG-03) || Singapore (SG) || Supply Chain || College || Regular || Materials/Purchasing || #LI-KP1 || Tier 3 || 

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