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At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world. 

Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Strategic Sourcing Teams develop and implement multi-year strategies for assigned commodities, suppliers and parts/services to achieve established goals in supplier quality, delivery, price and service. They align strategy and execution with cross-functional partners such as engineering, manufacturing, product management and functional owners. They execute the competitive bid, negotiation, contracting processes and/or technical continuous improvement for assigned commodities or services; collaborate across Business Units and cross-regions for optimal TE leverage. Our teams demonstrate a high level of expertise in procurement competencies (business/supply chain acumen, negotiation, sourcing strategy development and execution, global savvy, and project and product lifecycle management) and ensure results are delivered compliant with TE policies and procedures.

What your background should look like:

Major Responsibility:

Develop suppliers per business requirement with cross functions
Negotiate with suppliers for master purchasing contract, Quality assurance contract, Non-disclosure agreement, consignment contract etc
Negotiate with suppliers for cost reduction based on cost analysis, demand, market data , push back cost increase from suppliers.
Drive cost reduction opportunity with engineering team, lead VA/VE projects
Lead quarterly supplier scorecard review to drive supplier performance improvement in quality, delivery, cost
Lead annual audit for key suppliers
Cooperate with quality team for supplier quality improvement and RMA issue
Support material team for supplier delivery pull in
Identifies risks , opportunities and lowest performing suppliers . Implement corrective action to mitigate risk and prevent/control emerging problems.
Set-up material master and infor record in SAP
Do monthly procurement report to track and achieve the procurement KPI(Saving, Delivery, Quality, Supplier base optimization, LCL% etc)
Handle ballpark, RFQ, supplier selection review for NPI projects & migration projects
Handle PR/PO of NPI tooling & sample, ensure supplier’s on-time delivery
Handle engineering change evaluation with engineering team
Follow up EC PR/PO/Sample qualification
Be responsible for supplier FAAR document preparation


Education, Technical Qualification& Experience:

- Bachelor or above
- Fluent Spoken and written English
- 5+ years experience in sourcing area (Experience in Cable, Electronics, stamping, molding, tooling & connector or cable assembly industry is preferred )
- Engineering background is preferred
- Familiar with office software, knowledge of ERP (SAP preferred);


Personal Attributes & Competencies:

- Integrity, Accountability, Teamwork, Innovation
- Good at leading projects, problem solving and quick action & response to drive results
- Proactive, detailed-oriented


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

DONGGUAN, GD, CN, 523071

State:  GD
Country/Region:  CN
Travel:  25% to 50%
Requisition ID:  70342
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Procurement

Job Segment: Strategic Sourcing, Engineer, ERP, Supply, Operations, Engineering, Technology, Strategy

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