Samsung Electronics America Procurement Infastructure and Contracts Supervisor in Austin, Texas

Position Summary

Samsung Austin Semiconductor (SAS) is one of the most advanced semiconductor manufacturing facilities in the United States. Owned by Samsung Electronics Corporation Ltd., SAS is the only semiconductor manufacturing plant located outside of Korea. SAS manufactures logic components for digital services, personal computers, mobile phones, workstations and servers. Since 1997, SAS has been at the forefront of manufacturing technology, enabling the world's digital devices to operate at the highest performance.

The Procurement team is focused on providing support for Spare Parts used for tool repairs and improvements from cradle to grave of the life cycle process. As part of the Procurement team, you will provide support in these processes.

SAS is focused on being the World’s Best Foundry product supplier.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Seeking a very motivated individual with a high level of initiative, business acumen, flexibility, customer service, and attention to detail.

  • The Procurement Supervisor will be responsible for overseeing the Procurement Infrastructure and Contracts group and driving strategic cost saving and quality improvement initiatives for the Facilities group.

  • Drive annual and quarterly Facilities Bulk Chemical negotiations.

  • Source, negotiate, categorize, and identify new part and service suppliers.

  • Manage the Request for Quote (RFQ) process for capital and expense projects.

  • Direct the Parts and Service vendor KPI quality scorecard and review process.

  • Supervise team of 3-6 Facilities Buyers in daily activities.

  • Shift: 1st-Monday through Friday 8am-5pm

Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, or Supply Chain Management.

  • 5 Plus Years of Procurement Experience and a minimum of 2 years supervisory experience.

  • CPM, CPSM, CPIM, or Lean certifications are a plus.

  • MBA is a plus.

  • Self-motivated individual with high level of initiative, flexibility, customer service, and strong attention to detail.

  • Experience negotiating parts and facilities service contracts over $3M.

  • Technical aptitude: Extensive use of Microsoft Suite Products.

  • Experience with SAP MM Module preferred.

  • Clear and Concise Communication (written and verbal).

  • Strong Business Acumen.

  • Problem solving and initiative to take control and resolve issues quickly.

  • International business experience.

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