Kimberly - Clark Thailand Limited

APAC Sourcing Operations Consultant, Glove Business

Kimberly - Clark Thailand Limited
Posted on 3-Jun-21

APAC Sourcing Operations Consultant, Glove Business

Kimberly - Clark Thailand Limited

Job Highlights

  • Process Engineer, Product Engineer, Manufacturing
  • Glove , rubber business related
  • Direct work in managing CE and FDA regulated pro

Job Description

Position Summary

This role is responsible to administer KCP glove contract manufacturer. This role is accountable to coordinate contract manufacturing site activities from research run/validation to commercialization. The incumbent must be able to coordinate contract manufacturer in manufacturing planning for research run/validation, commercialization and assemble manufacturing design control required documentation and competent in JMP statistical software for result analysis.

Customers and collaborative partners

This role will primarily interact with external contract manufacturer partners with support from internal cross-functional teams (quality, regulatory, R&D, planning, marketing and procurement).

  • Category: Glove
  • Suppliers: 10+ including strategic, core and transactional suppliers
  • SKU’s: 200+
  • Manufacturing environment: light industrial, controlled & clean room environments
  • Regulatory environment: CE, FDA, Health Canada, GDPMD
  • End to End ECM management
  • Glove industry SME for internal / external stakeholder
  • Leading commercial & operation management between KCP & ECM
  • Responsible for end to end ECM compliance Social, Regulatory, Quality, Safety and Service.
  • As SME for internal stakeholder for glove and related portfolio which including up-stream supplies to downstream service such as sterilization.
  • Proactively identify supplier/supply chain risks and communicate with stakeholder team for mitigation plan.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional including both Global and regional supply chain, R&E, Quality, Regulatory and Compliance teams to drive the continuous improvement end ECM programs at the vendor.
  • Lead engagements with suppliers to identify and activate manufacturing reliability improvement programs focused on speed, waste, and delay.
  • Collaborate with cross function teams in identifying Design for Value and Design for Reliability opportunities within products, packages, and processes.
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Operations Management, or Supply Chain Management or equivalent experience 10 years relevant experience in Product or Design Engineering in the Glove medical device
  • 5+ years of glove industrial experience, preferable in sourcing and supplier management role
  • Lean 6-sigma working knowledge with validated projects demonstrating competency Capable of traveling unsupervised regionally up to 50%
  • Demonstrated experience working with global cross functional stakeholders to identify and synchronize on action plans
  • Demonstrated strong supplier management skill in compliance, commercial & operation.
  • Ability and willingness to host and participate in teleconference in off hours to support business needs.
  • Direct manufacturing experience in glove manufacturing industry
  • Certified lean six sigma black belt
  • Direct work in managing CE and FDA regulated products.  
  • Masters in Operations Management
Kimberly- Clark Thailand Limited
33rd Floor, United Center Building, 323 Silom Road, Bangrak, Bangkok, Thailand10500 

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
10 years
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

Kimberly-Clark is an $18+ billion global business with top brands that include Kleenex®, Scott®, Huggies®, Cottonelle®, Depend® and U by Kotex®. For 145+ years, we have led the industry by inventing new product categories and reinventing how we can better serve our consumers and customers. Original thinking is a key ingredient to our success. Away from home, Kimberly-Clark Professional provides innovative solutions to businesses, hospitals and governments.

We seek Original Thinkers to join us. We welcome original perspectives and value different life experiences that can lead to groundbreaking innovation, creative problem solving and agile response to change.

With Kimberly-Clark, you will have the freedom to express yourself, develop your capabilities and grow your career. If you would like to be part of a dynamic team that helps improve the lives of people around the world

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Dental insurance, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus, Work from home, Five-day work week, Flexible working hours