Manager Sourcing - Enox



Job Description

Job Title: Sourcing Manager – ENOX

Division/Company/Entity:  ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions India Pvt. Ltd.

Location: China

Department: Supply Chain

Reports to: Solid Line to SCM Manager -ENOX & Dotted Line to Rita Zhang

Does this job have supervisory responsibilities? - No

Position Summary


ASSA ABLOY is looking for a candidate for the position of Executive -Sourcing, based out of China to handle relationships with ENOX suppliers based out of China The role involves working in close coordination with the Product Management Team and SCM manager to drive procurement excellence, strategic relationship with key suppliers and achieve the targets on cost, quality and delivery. The position will also help in NPI /CPI projects from a sourcing perspective.


Roles and Responsibilities:


  • Elevate relationships with suppliers and drive procurement excellence.
  • Assist in negotiating prices, payment terms, lead times to achieve leadership in cost, quality and delivery.
  • Organize Samples and assist in finding suppliers based out of China for new products with inputs from Product Management and Supply Chain based in India
  • Extend supplier base by identifying new suppliers for new and existing products
  • Help in identifying suppliers who can work with the Product Management team and drive cost reduction through sourcing from China.
  • Provide support in the timely launch of new products.
  • Work in coordination with Rita Zhang and elevate the ENOX supplier base as EMEAI suppliers for relevant product categories


Skills Required:

  • Knowledge in Hardware industry is essential
  • Collaborative with good communication skills and fluency in both Chinese and English
  • Good coordination skills
  • Good negotiating ability and commercial acumen
  • Integrity and proven track record in managing procurement activities for Multinational companies in China ­­­­­­­


Education Qualification & Experience required:

  • Graduate degree preferably in technical stream/ engineering, MBA will be an added advantage
  • Min 8 to 10 years previous total experience, with strong exposure to Architectural Hardware activity  



Additional Information:


Note: This job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities. Rather, it is intended only to describe the general nature of the job. Employee may be expected to perform other related duties as required to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.


We are the ASSA ABLOY Group
Our people have made us the global leader in access solutions. In return, we open doors for them wherever they go. With nearly 51,000 colleagues in more than 70 different countries, we help billions of people experience a more open world. Our innovations make all sorts of spaces – physical and virtual – safer, more secure, and easier to access.

As an employer, we value results – not titles, or backgrounds. We empower our people to build their career around their aspirations and our ambitions – supporting them with regular feedback, training, and development opportunities. Our colleagues think broadly about where they can make the most impact, and we encourage them to grow their role locally, regionally, or even internationally.

As we welcome new people on board, it’s important to us to have diverse, inclusive teams, and we value different perspectives and experiences.

Shanghai, CN, 200335 Guangzhou, GD, CN, 511495 Guangzhou, CN, 510030 Guangzhou, CN, 510399

Supply Chain
Travel Required: 0%-10%
Mid-senior level