Assistant Manager, Sourcing & Subcon management

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Date: Feb 1, 2019

Location: Singapore, 02, SG

Company: Skyworks


If you are looking for a challenging and exciting career in the world of technology, then look no further. Skyworks is an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors whose solutions are powering the wireless networking revolution. At Skyworks, you will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on global collaboration, minimal layers of management and the freedom to make meaningful contributions in a setting that encourages creativity and out-of-the-box thinking.  Our work culture values diversity, social responsibility, open communication, mutual trust and respect.  We are excited about the opportunity to work with you and glad you want to be part of a team of talented individuals who together can change the way the world communicates.

Requisition ID: 49371 

Manager, Sourcing & Subcon management

Location: Singapore


Job Responsibilities:

  • Strategic sourcing in management of external manufacturing / outsourcing business.
  • Drives continuous cost improvement to improve gross margin.
  • Develop negotiation strategies, benchmarking and secure profitable deals.
  • Contract negotiation management.
  • Determines and develops appropriate sources of supply and maintains contact with suppliers / OSATs and stay current with trends, technologies, products and services.within Semiconductor industry
  • Management of unique materials on excess / raw material buy back and performs monthly tracking.
  • Management of suppliers’/OSATs’ performance to assure best quality at best value.
  • Business travel to suppliers’ / OSATs' site is expected.


Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related specialisation
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience in managing suppliers, contract negotiation and driving cost improvement strategies within Semiconductor industry
  • Candidates with regional sourcing experience in Asia Pacific will have added advantage.
  • Possess well-rounded knowledge in strategic sourcing, supply chain, semiconductor manufacturing  and operational procurement
  • Excellent negotiation, influencing, and communication skills required for effective collaboration various stakeholders within the Organisation and with Skyworks suppliers/OSATs
  • Result oriented with strong business acumen
  • Able to travel for business purposes
  • Fluency in a second Asian Language for ease of communication with regional suppliers








Skyworks is proud to be an equal opportunity employer supporting diversity in the workplace.

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