Head of Procurement, Singapore & Asia Pacific

Job Description

If you really want to make a difference – make it with us 

Siemens Mobility is the world’s leading provider of mobility solutions that enable the efficient, safe and environmentally friendly transport of people and goods – and help improve the quality of everyday life for millions of people on all continents. Driven by innovation, we develop intelligent solutions for the increasing digitalization of the transport sector. Our range of offerings includes rail vehicles, rail automation, road traffic management systems, rail electrification and services.

Be a part of it, design the future of Mobility and join us for your journey with Siemens Mobility Singapore.

Role- Head of Procurement, Singapore & Asia Pacific

What you will be doing:

  • Lead the team across Asia Pacific including project and factory procurement, scaling efficiently to address the expanding business pipeline across the region and supporting various business units
  • Identify and manage procurement risks, opportunities, potential changes, and claims during the entire lifecycle of a project
  • Drive cross functional cost reduction initiatives in bids and projects
  • Ensure resilience supply chain and further develop supply base
  • Develop and implement sustainable strategic procurement activities
  • Engage in and utilize a global procurement network of category manager and project procurement manager
  • Ensure an industry leading sourcing process, incl. control of the spend and ensuring purchase-to-pay compliance
  • Drive continuous improvement & digitalization both within the team and the supply chain
  • Monitor supply market conditions
  • Develop, manage and engage preferred suppliers to drive supplier innovation and performance
  • Manage demand from internal customers

What you bring to the table:

  • 10+ yrs experience as a procurement professional
  • Leadership- 5+ years of experience in people management role
  • Profound knowledge of SCM and preferably railways business
  • Excellent ability to communicate and collaborate with various stakeholders across the business
  • Proven international experience in collaboration and strong cross-functional collaboration skills in an international organization
  • Ability to build trust and confidence quickly and professionally
  • Adhere to our core values of being humble, hardworking, having the ability to execute – getting things done, being smart with regards to people, processes & problem solving
  • Good knowledge of electronic auctions and bids (e-auctions/ e-bids)
  • Interest in digital & automating solutions
  • Language – English

Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility Pte Ltd

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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