Dell Global Supply Management Advisor in Singapore, Singapore

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Everything in Dell is ground-breaking, from the designers of our products to the developers of our supply systems. Our Supply Chain team within Materials and Purchasing drives the development, implementation and management of supply chain operations and suppliers in the delivery of strategic programs. It’s all about managing supplier relationships and ensuring the availability of parts and services in the supply chain, while maintaining inventory at acceptable levels. We focus our resources on the continuous improvement of the movement of materials through production processes and establishing key performance metrics and benchmarks relating to supply chain planning and forecasting.


COS Management

  • Responsible for commodity continuity of supply

  • Acts as a single point of contact for all commodity related demand and supply issues/ requirements. Interfaces with Demand Planning organization to gather commodity demand requirements and trends. In case of demand push-outs or pull-in, lead discussions with Demand Planning and other internal stakeholders to determine the best course of action on supplier commits

  • Participates in commodity management and core team meetings to support supply manager action items for all product development

  • Coordinates with Global Commodity Managers to drive the commodity COS strategy

  • Works with the supplier to negotiate the lead time and other supply requirements, and communicates the supply plan to internal stakeholders

  • Works with buyers and suppliers to ensure COS is maintained at all the build sites

  • Accountable for supplier’s operational performance business and uses the commodity Quarterly Business Review (QBR) process to manage supplier performance

  • Support new part qualification, as required per commodity strategy

Inventory Management

  • Plans, manages and tracks inventory belonging to the commodity

  • Responsible for aging inventory depletion and E&O working with internal stakeholders

  • Tracks all the commodity risk buys and provides periodic status updates to all stakeholders

  • Support commodity EOQ inventory targets by ensuring inventories are within acceptable range defined by the commodities

Industry/Market Trends

  • Follow the industry trends on commodity

  • Keep track of supplier products/roadmaps for the commodity

  • Drive the periodic commodity outlook review with business teams


  • Bachelors or Masters with 2 to 4 years of relevant experience with strong business acumen

  • Manages projects and program execution

  • Develops innovative and creative output based on interpretation and analysis that improve business performance and contribute to corporate goals and strategic intent

  • Adapts projects, programs or methods based on customer or business partner feedback

  • Develops worldwide materials strategies. - Develops, manages, and implements key projects to achieve strategic initiatives

  • Tracks worldwide supplier delivery performance

  • Develops supply COS performance matrix, measures the performance against matrix, and identifies improvement opportunities

  • Manage high complexity commodity/platform

  • Advanced supply change management skills

  • Advanced ability to execute demand supply resolution issues

  • Advanced materials requirement planning analysis skills

  • Advanced capacity planning skills

  • Advanced supplier management skills

  • Advanced market research and trend analysis skills

  • Industry capacity analysis

  • Supplier Relationship Management

  • Knowledge on Procurement and Supply Chain Management