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Senior Procurement Manager

  Singapore
Position Title: Senior Procurement Manager
Location: Singapore

Position Title: Senior Procurement Manager

Location: Singapore

Your role 

The individual will source, negotiate, manage strategic suppliers, set the long-term goals and objectives, define the plan to achieve these objectives, and orchestrate the resources to bring value to Digital Realty. The individual will also be responsible for identifying and developing the strategies to lower costs and increase value through strategic sourcing, vendor managed inventory agreements and maintenance contract. A key contributor in the team to support Digital Realty’s strategy for procurement and supplier management in support of Data Center Operations, Design Engineering & Construction and Implementation Services. A dual leadership position within the APAC Data Center Operations and Global Supply Chain teams.

 

What you’ll do 

  • responsible for overseeing and optimizing the end-to-end supply chain and procurement functions across APAC
  • Provide leadership in strategic sourcing of services and materials for critical equipment to support construction projects and data center operations, ultimately driving cost savings and increasing quality.
  • Develop and manage critical supplier relationships, increasing performance in delivery and service.
  • Be a key team member and leader in developing and executing the Supply Chain & Procurement strategic plan.
  • Risk Mitigation: Identify and evaluate potential supply chain risks, such as disruptions, geopolitical factors, or regulatory changes. Develop risk mitigation strategies to ensure business continuity and minimize potential disruptions
  • Oversight of supplier business reviews and developing performance improvement plans based on annual surveys.
  • Development and execution of the sourcing roadmap for critical services, with a 2-year view of sourcing projects based on expiring contracts or new requirements. 
  • Leadership role in the implementation of systems to support Procure-to-Pay Support processes. Process Improvement: Continuously review and enhance supply chain processes to improve efficiency, reduce lead times, and enhance overall performance. Implement best practices and benchmark the organization's supply chain against industry standard
  • Definition of metrics and measurement of success
  • Tracking and reporting on progress against objectives
  • and many more.…

What you’ll need 

  • Degree required: MBA or University Degree in engineering, business, or supply chain or other relevant discipline
  • Over 5 years of experience in procurement and supply chain
  • Successful track record of negotiation and savings for highly technical operations and capital equipment
  • Extensive knowledge of contracts and legal terms supporting data center operations
  • Skilled in managing supplier relationships aligned with global procurement strategies.

 

A bit about us

Digital Realty brings companies and data together by delivering the full spectrum of data center, colocation and interconnection solutions. PlatformDIGITAL®, the company’s global data center platform, provides customers with a secure data meeting place and a proven Pervasive Datacenter Architecture (PDx®) solution methodology for powering innovation and efficiently managing Data Gravity challenges. Digital Realty gives its customers access to the connected data communities that matter to them with a global data center footprint of 300+ facilities in 50+ metros across 28 countries on six continents.

To learn more about Digital Realty, please visit digitalrealty.com or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

A bit about our Digital team 

Our Operations team keeps our customers’ infrastructure running safely and securely. We get plenty of opportunities to take on a variety of tasks and develop our technical skills. From overseeing electrical power to cooling and fire suppression systems, our team plays a vital role in making sure everything in our data centers operates as it should.

What we can offer you

Our rapidly evolving business sector offers the opportunity to be part of a courageous and passionate team who work together to understand and meet the changing needs of our global customers. 

Join us and you’ll be part of a supportive and inclusive environment where you can bring your whole self to work. As part of our team, you’ll get to work with people from different business areas, challenge the way we do things and put your ideas into action. We’ll also give you plenty of development opportunities so you can build a rewarding and successful career with us. 

Our Compensation Philosophy

Digital Realty offers its employees a highly competitive compensation package, excellent benefits, and an environment that recognizes and rewards your contributions. Central to our compensation philosophy is rewarding our employees for achieving the values and objectives aligned to the company's overall goals and values.

This is an exciting time to join our business so apply now and make your mark on our future.

Notes:

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

Digital Realty is an equal opportunity employer, EOE/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or Company policy.

Digital Realty is a publicly traded company (NYSE: DLR) with investment grade ratings from all three major ratings agencies.

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