GPV Asia (Thailand) Co., Ltd

Job ID: SP-7715 | Location: Samutprakarn, Thailand
11 July 2019 Print Report Share

GPV Asia (Thailand) Co., Ltd

Job ID: SP-7715 | Location: Samutprakarn Muang, Samutprakarn, Thailand

Global Category Manager (Passives and Electromechanics Components)

Prime Function:

  • Objective of the role: Perform category management for GPV Group companies including strategic sourcing, new product introduction, supplier relationship management, contract, cost reduction performance and risk management in the PEMCO (Pasives and Electromechanics) category - customized components
  • Support the definition and implement the sourcing strategy for the category PEMCO
  • Work with head of purchasing, customer team lead buyer  and site operative buyer, in understanding the customer requirement, global spend and identifying opportunities to improve value for money, increase quality, delivery and reliablity with highest possible speed
  • Identify innovative procurement solutions that provide cashable savings for the organization, facilitate initiatives to improve business performance
  • Support projects for cost reductions and/or optimization according TCO-approach
  • Facilitate in new product introduction for the organization together with R&D
  • Assist team members in the global sourcing and local procurement function in fulfilling competitive prices for customers inquiries
  • Maintain contractual and a strong business relationships with vendors, support contract negotiation and ensure the porper implementation
  • Develop and maintain expert knowledge of respective global supply markets, competitors and product innovations
  • Monitor KPIs and vendor performance, lead escalations for quality, delivery or contractual claims with vendors
  • Evaluate, assess and develop suppliers, initiate or execute vendor audits


  • Responsible for new supplier evaluation, introduction and supplier development
  • Responsible for collecting quality certificates and summarizing them in order to have supplier database ready
  • Work closely with Engineering to execute component and product validation and supplier qualification (FAIR)
  • Coordinating and negotiating domestically and globally for standard price and establishing the effective supply chain management in using advanced logistics methods like VMI as supplier managed consignement
  • Establish the localization plan for PEMCO category in coordination with sites procurament.
  • Collecting and reporting monthly on Key Performance Indicators, with a view to identifying trends and opportunities for improvement
  • PCN (Product Change Notification) and EOL (End of Life) management to the department and processing appropriate quotes and procurement releases in collaboration with the CSM/PM, CE and operational procurement
  • Always strictly comply with Company’s management systems, regulations, Code of Conduct and Corporate social responsibility

Qualification (Education/ Work experience/ Skill):

  • BSEE, BSME, MBA, Purchasing or Supply Chain Management or equivalent education
  • At least 4 years sourcing experience in semiconductor electronics industry, preferably contract manufacturing, automotive or component manufacturing
  • Experience in sourcing customized electronic components
  • Very good negotiation skills
  • Knowledge of the manufacturing processes of electronic assemblies or devices
  • Good knowledge in supply chain and/or logistics
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Experienced in negotiating cooperation contracts, quality- and logistic contracts
  • Situation-oriented leadership as well as customer and solution orientation
  • Holistic and integrated thinking and acting
  • Loyalty, integrity, flexibility and extreme resilience
  • Very good level in writing and speaking English, fluently speaking German is an advantage
  • Very skilled in MS Office, especially Excel
You are most welcome to contact us for further information’s or visit our website at
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All Applicants should have requirement qualification as below and applications must be in English language

We offer attractive remuneration for the right candidates. Please submit your resume and photo by clicking on "Apply Now" 834 Moo 4 , Bangpoo Industrial Estate  Soi 11-12 
Sukhumvit Road,  Praksa Muang Dist., Samutprakarn 10280
 Tel : 0-2709-2550 Fax : 0-2709-2564
You can apply by our career page at

Job Details:

GPV Asia (Thailand) Co., Ltd
GPV ASIA (THAILAND) CO., LTD. GPV Asia (Thailand) Co., Ltd. is a BOI promoted company under the GPV Group. GPV Asia (Thailand) Co.,Ltd. is a supplier of Mechanical and Electronic parts according to customer specification to business sectors, such as Telecommunication, transport. Electronics, medical, defence. GPV vision is to be globally know as a leading, visionary supplier and development parter for modern industry, and to provide cost effective solutions for customers. GPV Asia (Thailand) Co., Ltd., is seeking qualified staff for the following positions:

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