Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.
Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.
The Global Supply Management (GSM) Function is recognized as a critical function for business success. It delivers the training, tools and opportunities needed to create innovative solutions for the function & the corporation.
GSM has leading edge, effective processes to anticipate and exceed customer requirements.
Purpose of the Position :
Manage overall procurement programs within Display (CDT+CPM) business to support Display business objectives as well as corporate GSM function
Lead / support key cross-region programs that drive saving or performance improvement within Display business
Lead key strategic initiatives from business or corporate functions that require integration of best practices across all regions
Coordinate across regional operations to ensure leverage across regions on the best practices to manage daily operation
Manage regular executive and business communications on key programs as well as the progress of Display GSM performance with business
Support China expansion or any future expansion projects that require BSM regional resources to support
Develop potential emerging talents with potentials to become leadership with e2e supply chain knowledge Day to Day Responsibilities :
Manage overall progress of saving portfolios / projectsoSupport the development of implementation plan to ensure successful execution on key strategic projects within Display oLead joint Display synergy program across regions oMonitor saving progress of the key projects from the saving portfoliosoCoordinate with other functions within Display to drive progresses of the key programsoIdentify potential saving opportunities across regions / sites by closely collaborating with category sourcing and regional operation teams
Manage overall CDT procurement operations and identify opportunities to drive better operation efficiencyoSupport to manage and monitor supplier performance across sites as feedbacks for future sourcing decisionoIdentify potential opportunities to continuously improve operation efficiency
Support any strategic initiatives set by Display business, GSM or corporate by performing data analytics and problem solving sessions with teams
Develop sourcing or supply strategies for the sub-categories managed by regional operation teams via collaboration with category sourcing teams as well as SMSC servicesoDefine supplier relationship strategies with critical or important suppliersoDevelop dashboard management to track how we perform on the strategies we developedoCollaborate with Supplier quality management services team to monitor supplier quality performance as part of supplier relationship management
Coordinate overall performance reporting as well as regular business update to executivesoSupport material preparation for regular business communicationoCoordinate with key leadership stakeholders on regular business executive updates
Develop market intelligence on procurement management via market benchmarking or best practice sharing across industries
Establish knowledge management portal to archive all the critical knowledge for new hires as well as reference for future uses within the team
Ensure compliance with corporate policies and government regulations as required Project involved with : Display / CGT Cost Reduction Portfolio, Synergy program, Centralized Purchasing Program, end-
to-end China supply chain strategy, digitalization