Assistant Manager, Non-Trade Procurement, SEA (5 Months Contract)

In view of the current global pandemic related to COVID-19 and the increased visa and border restrictions, we are unable to extend offers to candidates who are not currently in the physical location where this role will be based. As a result, we will be prioritising applications who are able to start work in Singapore within a set timeframe. We will be reviewing our position constantly and will make the necessary adjustments where appropriate. Thank you for your continued interest in a career at adidas.

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization

Support SEA Senior Procurement Manager in Non-Trade Procurement activities.


Key Responsibilities

  • Support tactical buying/sourcing activities via e-sourcing platform across SEA and Thailand
  • Support tender preparation and spend analysis 
  • Support contract drafting and negotiation
  • Support supplier management and performance review
  • Support procurement compliance 
  • Liaise with Global Business Shared Service team on procurement related reports
  • Provide guidance on procurement workflow to internal stakeholders if required 
  • Ad-hoc administrative duties 

Key Relationships 

SEA Senior Procurement Manager, SEA Business Stakeholders, SEA Country FDs, SEA Legal Director and Senior Internal Control/Profit Protection Manager


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Good knowledge on procurement process, tactical sourcing, and supplier management 
  • Good stakeholder management skills 
  • Good analytical, presentation, communication, interpersonal and influencing skills
  • Action oriented and solution minded team player with high degree self-management 
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Excellent attention to details 
  • Ability to excel in fast paced and multinational working environment 
  • Good capability to interact throughout the adidas group

Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications

  • Professional Background/Experience
    • Functional: Minimum 2 years’ relevant experience.
    • Candidate with less experience might also be considered as Specialist.
  • Education
    • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree with emphasis on the areas of business, economics, finance, procurement, supply chain and logistics or comparable professional education.
  • IT
    • Excel: Advanced
    • PowerPoint: intermedia 
    • Word: intermedia 
  • Language Skills
    • English: Advanced
    • Local Language: Fluent 

adidas celebrates diversity, supports inclusiveness and encourages individual expression in our workplace. We do not tolerate the harassment or discrimination toward any of our applicants or employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Title:  Assistant Manager, Non-Trade Procurement, SEA (5 Months Contract)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Singapore
TEAM:  Accounting & Finance
State:  01
Country/Region:  SG
Contract Type:  Temp
Number:  362825
Date:  Nov 2, 2021