Job title: Vice President, Supply Chain
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: negotiable
Location: Singapore
Job published: 2023-10-09
Job ID: 32936

Job Description

Vice President, Supply Chain

Our client is a global leader in the high-tech industry, renowned for pioneering innovations and cutting-edge technologies that drive advancements in various sectors. With a strong presence in Asia-Pacific, the company is committed to delivering excellence in supply chain operations to support its global business endeavours.

Position Overview:

As the Vice President of Supply Chain, you will play a pivotal role in shaping and optimizing the supply chain operations within the dynamic industry. Your strategic leadership and operational expertise will be instrumental in driving efficiency, cost-effectiveness, and continuous improvement in the Asia-Pacific region.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement a comprehensive supply chain strategy for the Asia-Pacific region in alignment with the company's global objectives.
  • Identify and evaluate opportunities for strategic partnerships, process enhancements, and cost-saving initiatives to ensure competitive advantage.
  • Lead the execution of supply chain initiatives to support business expansion and enhance customer satisfaction.
  • Oversee demand and supply planning processes to ensure accurate forecasting, inventory optimization, and on-time product delivery.
  • Monitor market trends and customer requirements, proactively adjusting supply chain plans to mitigate risks and capitalize on opportunities.
  • Cultivate a customer-centric culture within the supply chain organization, focusing on service excellence and prompt issue resolution.
  • Attract top talent and foster a culture of collaboration, innovation, and continuous learning within the supply chain team.
  • Implement succession planning strategies to ensure a robust pipeline of capable leaders within the organization.
  • Utilize data analytics and business intelligence tools to identify trends, opportunities, and areas for optimization.
  • Lead change management efforts for process enhancements, system upgrades, and organizational restructuring projects.
  • Encourage cross-functional collaboration to drive innovation, streamline processes, and achieve cost efficiencies.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or a related field. Master's degree preferred.
  • A minimum of 15 years of progressive leadership experience in supply chain management, preferably within the high-tech, technology, or related industry.
  • A proven track record of successfully managing complex supply chain operations in a multinational organization, with specific experience in the Asia-Pacific region.
  • Strong strategic thinking and analytical skills, with the ability to translate data into actionable insights.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and inspire cross-functional teams, fostering a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills, with the capacity to influence stakeholders at all organizational levels.
  • In-depth knowledge of supply chain best practices