Senior Strategic Sourcing Supervisor

  • Honeywell
  • George Town, Penang, Malaysia
  • Mar 16, 2024

Job Description

Join a team recognized for leadership, innovation and diversity


Senior Strategic Sourcing Supervisor ( Mechanical Commodity Manager)

At Honeywell, we make a lot of incredible things. But most importantly, we make the future, and are looking for people to join our global team of future shapers. When you join Honeywell, you become a member of our performance culture comprised of diverse leaders, thinkers, innovators, dreamers, and doers who are changing the future. Our people are committed to each other and to the realisation of our vision through their unique job functions. Our businesses embrace the challenges of innovation so that we define the future. And our global opportunities are endless for you to grow and get recognised for your passion to perform.
In this role, you will serve as Sr. Strategic Sourcing Specialist in Honeywell’s Corporate Procurement organization.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as category manager for all 3rd party supplier procurement requirements supporting Honeywell’s Integrated Supply Chain (ISC) function
  • Develop, deploy and manage global Category Strategies including spend analysis, Benchmarking, Cost, Market Analysis and Global Technology / Economic trends
  • Partner closely with each of the 4 (four) SBG Integrated Supply Chain organizations to ensure early sourcing engagement, alignment on key sourcing objectives and effective execution of sourcing projects
  • Identify strategic partners, negotiate contracts and develop a Preferred Supplier List with competitive rate cards
  • Manage Supplier selection, RFQ and RFI process, Negotiation, Contracting and supplier performance processes
  • Measure and manage supplier performance (KPI’s); Savings, Payment Terms, Service Levels
  • Consistently deliver year-over-year productivity, payment term improvements
  • Deploy a regular and effective engagement model with key stakeholders that provides consistent communication and alignment
  • Drive and execute the Annual and Strategic Plan with supporting strategies; align business and Sourcing initiatives to optimize and deliver year-over-year results
  • Coordinate Sourcing support for functional requirements between the Category team (CST) and the Global Sourcing and Procurement Operations team
  • Apply effective Sourcing supplier risk assessment methodologies to ensure supplier continuity


  • 3+ years of experience Commodity Management/Procurement experience.
  • Experience in developing Supply Base Management strategies with a proven record of delivering key business results
  • Strong negotiation skills, fluent in drafting contract terms and conditions
  • Excellent written, verbal communication and interpersonal skills


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Business, Supply Chain, Technology or Finance ,Master’s Degree in Business Administration
  • Demonstrate Honeywell behaviors Passion for Winning, Think Big and Make it Happen
  • Project Management and/or Contract Management Experience
  • Professional Certifications in Project/Supply Chain/ Procurement/Contract Management
  • Demonstrated Business and financial acumen
  • Experience with SAP or site relevant ERP systems, E Sourcing Platforms, Request for Quotation Tools, Project Management Tools
  • Experience with Six Sigma and Lean Tools
  • Independent and strategic thinker who is highly motivated with boundless energy to get stuff done
  • Desire to innovate, disrupt and challenge the status quo
  • Experience leveraging analytics for measurable business improvement
  • Some experience in procurement

About Us
The world is changing. And it’s a familiar story at Honeywell. Our $36 billion business was founded on a legacy of firsts spanning 130 years. We’re building a safer, smarter, and more sustainable world through our technology and software across each of our 930 sites globally. Our impact is seen in every shape and size around the world. Our solutions are felt daily in aerospace, buildings and cities, retail, chemicals and materials, safety, industrial and manufacturing, safety, and supply chains.

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We’ve been innovating for more than 100 years and now we’re creating what’s next. There’s a lot more available for you to discover. Our solutions, our case studies, our #futureshapers, and so much more. Learn more at

If you believe what happens tomorrow is determined by what we do today, you’ll love working at Honeywell.
The future is what we make it. So join us and let’s do this together.

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Additional Information

  • JOB ID: req437029
  • Category: Procurement
  • Location: 3057, Tingkat Perusahaan 4A,Kawasan Perusahaan Bebas Perai, 13600 Perai,Penang,PULAU PINANG,13700,Malaysia
  • Exempt

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