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Global Foundries Principal Lead Strategist, Center of Excellence - Sourcing in T'ai, Taiwan

About GlobalFoundries:

GlobalFoundries is a leading full-service semiconductor foundry providing a unique combination of design, development, and fabrication services to some of the world’s most inspired technology companies. With a global manufacturing footprint spanning three continents, GlobalFoundries makes possible the technologies and systems that transform industries and give customers the power to shape their markets. For more information, visit

Summary of Role:

We are searching for a Senior Corporate Development Strategist to join the Center of Excellence for Sourcing within the Materials and Indirect Procurement group in Global Supply Chain (GSC). This individual will be a key leader in developing and executing our supply chain and sourcing initiatives – such as sourcing strategy, Supplier Relationship Management, cost modeling, market intelligence, etc.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Develop process and cadence for category sourcing strategy, SRM, market research, and cost modeling

  • Collaborate with commodity leads to gather, analyze, and synthesize data to support sourcing strategy

  • Create and maintain financial and should-be cost models templates and provide regular analysis into future cost trends

  • Provide cost-benefit analyses on supply chain initiatives and make vs. buy opportunities

  • Perform market research on competitors, suppliers, and cost indices

  • Define approach for supplier relationships management and track engagement

  • Establish and program-manage key initiatives and progress across procurement teams, such as cost reduction target or cost reduction execution monitoring

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, business management or supply chain

  • Experience - 8+ years professional experience in corporate, consulting, and supply chain

  • Excellent writing, editing, oral communications, communications planning, issues and project management skills

  • Ability to communicate complex information in a clear and concise manner

  • Ability to develop and maintain collaborative business relationships with stakeholders

  • Ability to interact with all levels of the organization

  • Ability to perform in a very fast paced environment

  • Travel - Up to 10%

  • Fluency in English Language – written & verbal

  • Project management skills - i.e., the ability to innovate and execute on solutions that matter; the ability to navigate and lead through ambiguity

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree or MBA

  • Related Professional Certifications

GlobalFoundries is an equal opportunity employer, cultivating a diverse and inclusive workforce. We believe having a multicultural workplace enhances productivity, efficiency and innovation whilst our employees feel truly respected, valued and heard.

As an affirmative employer, all qualified applicants are considered for employment regardless of age, ethnicity, marital status, citizenship, race, religion, political affiliation, gender, sexual orientation and medical and/or physical abilities.

All offers of employment with GlobalFoundries are conditioned upon the successful completion of background checks, medical screenings as applicable and subject to the respective local laws and regulations.

To ensure that we maintain a safe and healthy workplace for our GlobalFoundries employees, please note that offered candidates who have applied for jobs in Singapore will have to be fully vaccinated prior to their targeted start date. For new hires, the appointment is contingent upon the provision of a copy of their COVID-19 vaccination document, subject to any written request for medical or religious accommodation.

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Changing the world from the inside out

Join the team that’s moving the world forward.

What makes GlobalFoundries different? Our advanced operational and technology capabilities are made available through a global manufacturing network, anchored by facilities in Singapore, Dresden (Germany), Burlington (Vermont) as well as East Fishkill and Malta (New York).

At GF, we make things that matter — from the solutions that enable the way we live today, to the technologies that drive what’s possible for tomorrow.

Our people bring this power to life. A diverse and global team representing the best in the industry, we are united by our dedication to excellence and our desire to improve and empower the world.