Advantest – We enable
tomorrowʻs technology.

IoT, 5G and Artificial Intelligence. Unthinkable without us. More than half of all the microchips produced worldwide first pass through our hands. As the global market leader of automated test systems in the semiconductor industry we help the world to realize the digital transformation, enable our customers to shape the future and offer you the exciting jobs intended for pioneers.

Are you seeking answers and opportunities for your future? At our site in Böblingen you will find both as

Cable Commodity Manager (m/f/d)

Your Responsibilities
Owns, defines and drives implementation of strategies and roadmaps for the V93K Cable commodity, including product portfolio management of the respective supplier base
Professional functional leader providing guidance and expertise to various audiences including high level management to achieve business results with innovative solutions
Owns and leads supplier management for Cable suppliers including, assurance of supply, inventory & cost management, forecasting, supplier selection and performance evaluation
Implementation of long-term assurance of supply strategies to cope with the volatile business environment of V93K test systems
Supply base risk management and business continuity planning, also managing excess & obsolescence risks and liabilities
Overall ownership for supplier relationship and escalation management
Operational procurement tasks (e.g. generation and tracking of purchase orders, buy/sell activities, invoice and payment tracking)

Your Qualifications
Master / Bachelor’s degree in business administration, industrial engineering or similar
Comprehensive commercial & technical experience in commodity and supplier management for electrical assemblies, preferred for interconnect solutions (Cables, Connectors)
Track record of procurement strategy developments and implementations, ability to lead realization of strategies in a fast-changing environment
Supplier management experience in international, complex supply chains
Excellent communication, presentation and coaching skills (cross-functional, cross-cultural) over all hierarchy levels
Fluent English & German language skills (verbal & written)
Strong self-management, sets proper priorities, able to coordinate and influence x-functional teams
Proven team player and integrator
Very structured and analytical work methodology combined with visionary thinking

Our offer
Flexible and trust-based working hours, 30 vacation days + option for additional vacation days, mobile working, individual part-time models and programs for extended periods of absence
Attractive salary, share in Advantest´s success through our exceptionally appealing bonus program as well as numerous subsidies, discounts and offerings (e.g. bike leasing)
Structured onboarding programs and mentoring, development discussions, technical and soft skill trainings, language courses and knowledge sessions
Ergonomic working environment, sports and fitness options and events (e.g. Global Challenge) as well as health days
Attractive company pension scheme, comprehensive insurance coverage and support in emergency situations

Take your next career step with us! Apply now, preferably via our online application tool.
If you have any questions, Alena Nicolai will be happy to answer them at
+49 (0) 7031.204.8380

For further information visit: www.advantest-career.de

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