Senior Specialist Strategic Advanced Sourcing & NPI Procurement (m/f)

  • Unterpremstätten
  • Vollzeit
  • Berufserfahrung
  • 18.6.2019
  • Stelleninserat
  • Arbeitgeber

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We are shaping the world with sensor solutions!

ams' success, being a world leader in the design and production of high performance analog ICs and sensor solutions is driven by our most important asset - our employees. To support our continuing growth, we are looking for people with ideas, people who want to make a difference and are focused on being the best.

Senior Specialist Strategic Advanced Sourcing & NPI Procurement (m/f)

Job No. 3915

Job description/tasks and responsibilities:

  • Setup, implement and control a companywide sourcing process to select (external) sources to support and provide solutions for new and future requirements (e.g. for Materials and Equipment)
  • Adapt and improve the already existing process and methodologies to fit into the new sourcing process (e.g. for Foundry & Back End)
  • Define the roles and objectives of the cross functional sourcing board / sourcing team /technology expert teams within this process, and setup and coordinate a regular meeting structure
  • Execute companywide trainings and coaching to create awareness of the importance of this new process for all future sourcing decisions
  • Support each sourcing team stake holder to implement a strategic and operational continuous improvement processes
  • Work together with stake holders to the continuous improvement processes
  • Regularly control and review of progress / implementation of the agreed process
  • Provide reports to management with advise for improvement where necessary
  • Ensure that the sourcing teams work with tight with R&D to enable early supplier involvement to allow into DFM for new and future projects and technologies, coordinated by procurement
  • Set up a proper training structure to support to create a good team of experts in Procurement able to provide commercial feedback on new projects (buyers who participate in the sourcing teams to understand the cost structure of technology)
  • Make sure the sourcing process is triggered in case of completely new technologies and requirements for which no sourcing team has been set up
  • Avoid new sourcing activities by creating awareness companywide to Standardize and Re-Use current materials, technologies and sources for new global projects
  • Support to setup a partnership base with technology partner to whom amstechnologies need to be transferred
  • Create a process with clear responsibilities for all cross functional stakeholders to ensure participation and successful transfer as required, while IP is properly protected and secured


  • Minimum Bachelor in Business Administration or technical degree
  • Experience in commercial area (Procurement, Sales & Marketing)
  • Project & Process management skills
  • Fluent in German and English
  • Willingness to travel internationally


Premstätten, Styria, Austria

Collective salary and wage agreement:

The employment is in accordance with the collective salary and wage agreement for employees of the electrical and electronics industry, employment group G.

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