Schneider Electric Procurement Cluster Director (EAJP) in Singapore


The Procurement Cluster Director, is responsible to lead, develop and operationalize the procurement plan for a cluster of plants, by executing and delivering the supplier and financial performance for the cluster. This position is a team management role to be based in Singapore or Batam, with traveling necessary to perform the core responsibilities of the role.


  • Plan and deploy procurement levers to drive cost savings and performance improvement
  • Drives productivity projects such as Quality Value Engineering (QVE), Change of Supplier (COS)/Rebalancing, Lean at Supplier.
  • Formulate cross functional levers for Supplier performance, innovation, and sustainable growth with key stakeholder validation.
  • Develop and maintain productivity forecasts
  • Maintain and track performance dashboard; accountable for the consolidated cluster productivity performance
  • Support & align development and execution of procurement categories strategy
  • Support Global negotiation. Ownership of delegated global nego and regional categories
  • Share Strategy, Supplier base and best practices with the organization.
  • Manages the Cluster productivity resources
  • Maintains accuracy of Financial records at the cluster level and drive the Annual Procurement Operational Plan (APOP)
  • Sourcing, standardization, spend control and innovation with suppliers.
  • Manage Regional cross functional team partnership with the Business Owners.
  • Compliance to Procurement Excellence System (PES)


  • Bachelor’s in Supply Chain Management or Engineering or MBA (Preferred – not mandatory)


  • Strong leadership skills
  • Strong experience in procurement or category management especially electronics
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a Managerial level role
  • Strong experience in performance management
  • Strong communication skills
  • Cross-cultural experience

Primary Location: Singapore

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Apr 30, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: 004AMO