Company:Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Job Area:Operations Group, Operations Group > Sourcing
Qualcomm is a company of inventors that unlocked 5G ushering in an age of rapid acceleration in connectivity and new possibilities that will transform industries, create jobs, and enrich lives. But this is just the beginning. It takes inventive minds with diverse skills, backgrounds, and cultures to transform 5Gs potential into world-changing technologies and products. This is the Invention Age – and this is where you come in.
The Director of Sourcing will lead development of supply strategies and procurement policies execution to those strategies. They are responsible for managing all aspects of the business, engagement strategy, and performance of external contract manufacturers (OSAT, EMS etc) and core technology providers. The individual will assess markets, leverage competition and strike supplier agreements to provide to long-term supply assurance and pricing advantages to Qualcomm.
Individual will have the opportunity to work with diverse and talented inter-disciplinary group on leading edge technologies and influence product decisions for the company.
+ Development of suppliers to enable long term competitive repeat buy model.
+ Analyze markets and develop cost reduction and negotiation strategies
+ Collaborate across the various functions in the organizations to ensure business objectives are met.
+ Negotiating contracts with key suppliers, including costs and terms of supply, service, and quality
+ Assess and mitigate supply and ecosystem risk to supply
+ Identify, source and develop new supplier opportunities
+ 14+ years experience in sourcing and procurement function.
+ Track record of collaboration and delivering results in a cross functional environment is required.
+ Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
+ Excellent interpersonal skills with a penchant for team work.
+ Required: Bachelor’s in Electrical and/or Chemical and/or Material Science Engineering
+ Preferred: MBA
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