Strategic Procurement Manager

Taipei City, Taiwan /
Supply Chain – Supply Chain /
Full Time
Migo levels the digital playing field for 3 billion under-innovated consumers – bringing the best bits of the internet to the corner store, across the emerging world.

After bringing reading into the digital era, Kindle tech inventor Barrett Comiskey built Migo’s disruptive unique ecosystem solution to provide affordable access to digital products and services. Backed by Temasek, YouTube’s Co-Founding CTO, blue chip VCs, and key industry insiders, Migo delivers data up to 100 times cheaper than existing networks, and that cost advantage is growing.

Migo launched in Indonesia in 2020. Migo’s initial product is sachet passes providing customers access to entertainment and education at convenient neighborhood clouds (aka Migo Download Stations/MDS). Migo today has more than 1,000 locations covering over 20 million Indonesians.

In September 2021, MNC Vision Networks (MVN), a subsidiary of leading media conglomerate MNC Group, invested $40 million for a minority stake in Migo Indonesia, accelerating Migo Indonesia’s rollout to reach 100 million Indonesians across Java by end of 2022.

Prior to the investment, Migo Indonesia became the core distributor of Vision+ (MVN’s OTT) content, by launching Vision+ on Migo to deliver a tailored experience to offline consumers.

In addition to its cornerstone partnership with Vision+, Migo Indonesia also carries entertainment content from a range of top local and international producers, and education content from the best Indonesian EdTech players, as well from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Research and Technology.

Migo’s Supply Chain team supports the expansion of Migo’s rapidly growing network of retail locations in the Indonesia and beyond. The Supply Chain team will have the opportunity to design and implement world-class operational strategies that will change the face of technology distribution in emerging markets.

Responsibilities

    • China, Taiwan, Indonesia vendor- facing sourcing, prototyping, vendor evaluation and qualification, negotiation, and steady state procurement and contract management functions covering all the company’s both direct and indirect spend activity.
    • Key components strategic planning, monitoring, import and local materials delivery plan.
    • Get exposure and hands-on experience in all areas across the supply chain: planning, forecasting, sourcing and quality procurement.
    • Working closely with RD, supply chain, and ODMs to minimize cost impact and meet the target launch schedule  
    • Collaborate with the product, supplier quality, and engineering teams to maintain a supplier sourcing strategy that aligns technology, business requirements, and roadmap with supplier capabilities. 
    • Develop a global perspective; gain comprehensive knowledge of retail, technology, and media industries; and develop a deep understanding of emerging markets
    • Review cost accuracy and completeness with suppliers by performing program matrix analysis and cost validation 
    • Negotiating favorable pricing with suppliers considering forecast, market pricing, and business strategy during RFQ / NPI phases
    • Design, build and manage international logistics network (storage, transportation, and regulatory/compliance) to optimize delivery against operational targets
    • Responsible for managing the overall functioning of Migo’s hardware supply chain in accordance with cost, schedule, and quality targets.
    • Support RFQ programs for supplier selection strategy by compiling and analyzing cost data  
    • Lead EMS/ODM selection, contract negotiation, and product end to end cost management. 

Requirements

    • Possesses at least an undergraduate degree, preferably in a technical or analytical field
    • Has a PM/operations background in electronics industry
    • Experience in managing international relationships and remote organizations
    • Has minimum 7 years’ work experience
    • Knowledge and experience with ERP and S&OP systems
    • Strong communication skills and the desire to build and manage lasting relationships with vendors and partners 
    • Strong analytical skills (i.e. cost modeling, quotation analysis, supplier selection)
    • Open to taking business trips to our sourcing and operational markets when needed (once per quarter as estimated in the future, after pandemic)
    • Has a quality control background is plus
Why join us?
Simple: We bring joy and transformation not only to Emerging Markets but to you, too.
 
Being an Imagineer means breaking boundaries by imagining, designing, building, and developing innovation to transform lives. Here in Migo, we aren’t just employees. We are Leaders, Caring, Relentless, Innovators, Always Improving, and we carry this in every action as we work together as one team towards one goal.
 
We change the world. Our passion for solving problems fuels us to continue challenging social norms and rebalancing accessibility for everyone. We dream big yet execute simply.
 
We don’t fear failure. Rather, we take those as an opportunity to improve. We move as one borderless team and build ideas together. Your inputs are valued because all of us are innovators: we believe that our endless curiosity while learning from each other builds the next best thing.
 
We unlock your full potential by being surrounded by a vast diversity of cultures and perspectives. You will be mentored by experts and fellow leaders through knowledge sharing and through fast and straightforward feedback. You will be empowered to grow as an individual and a professional to a whole new level – because as much as you got us, we got you too.
 
We are Imagineers and together let’s transform the world and you.

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