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Construction Facilities Commodity Manager (m/f/d)

Magdeburg, Germany Job ID JR0224381 Job Category Materials Work Mode Hybrid Experience Level Experienced
Job Description

Intel has announced a major expansion of Intel's production capacities in Europe and plans to develop two first-of-their-kind semiconductor fabs in Magdeburg, Germany, the capital of Saxony-Anhalt. Planning has started, with construction expected to begin in the first half of 2023 and production planned to come online in 2027, pending European Commission approval.

The Facilities Commodity Manager (FCM) is an individual contributor who will lead the sourcing, negotiations, contracting, and management of a full range of construction contracts, supporting Intel Magdeburg projects.

The position will work closely with management from fab construction, finance, design, and engineering to deliver complex projects enabling Intel's manufacturing capacity.

The FCM position will work with the Construction & Facilities Supply Chain (CFSC) Group Growithin the Global Supply Chain (GSC) organization.

As the Construction Facilities Commodity Manager, you will be responsible for but not limited to:

  • Developing and presenting a rationale for construction contracting and compensation strategies.

  • Participate in the development and execution of contracts used to procure design, construction, and other construction-related services supporting Intel fab construction projects.

  • Role modelling standard business processes, ensuring compliance with corporate, fiscal, legal, environmental, and risk management policies to minimize and limit corporate liability, manage risk, and optimize value.

  • Provide training and influence construction project managers, buyers, and project team members on business processes and related tools.

  • Gain proficiency in contract documents and standard business processes.

  • Compare and evaluate 'key performance indicators.

  • Facilitate resolution of any contract disputes or escalations.

  • Provide expertise on construction contracting methods, understanding the relationship between contractual responsibilities and assignment of risk, and a basic understanding of the relationship between construction costs, quality, and schedule.

The ideal candidate should exhibit the following behavioural traits:

  • Organizational skills.

  • Detail orientation skills

  • Efficient time management skills.

  • Stakeholder and partnering skills including a willingness to collaborate effectively.

  • Willingness to influence win/win outcomes with suppliers, business partners, and upper management.

  • Lean/problem-solving skills.

  • Tolerance for ambiguity in a highly fluid work environment.

  • Willingness to embrace change

  • Willingness to take initiative, assume ownership, and drive results.

  • Expertise in managing difficult/sensitive negotiations and conversations with suppliers.

  • Negotiation skills.

  • Data analytics skills to break complex problems into smaller components for resolution.

This role entails intensive planning and design efforts in various areas of this function, for this project and related projects


You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • The candidate must possess at least one of the following degrees plus the years of experience determined for each degree in the areas specified below: Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field of study.3+ years of experience in the Construction or Construction related field.

  • Good verbal and written English language skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in the above fields of study or MBA is preferred.

  • Procurement planning and procurement policy expertise.

  • Supply chain and supplier management experience.

  • Working knowledge of project management skills and methods.

  • Understand and apply benchmarking concepts.

  • Knowledge of the local/regional market in relation to industry trends and norms.

  • Knowledge of contracts, contract law, and claims management processes and procedures.

This position may be Virtual or require a temporary training assignment, prior to assignment to Magdeburg, Germany.

The final location is the Magdeburg site.

The interim location of this role is Home Based Office until office premises will be available, ETA: Q4 2022.

Inside this Business Group
As the world's largest chip manufacturer, Intel strives to make every facet of semiconductor manufacturing state-of-the-art -- from semiconductor process development and manufacturing, through yield improvement to packaging, final test and optimization, and world class Supply Chain and facilities support.  Employees in the Technology Development and Manufacturing Group are part of a worldwide network of design, development, manufacturing, and assembly/test facilities, all focused on utilizing the power of Moore’s Law to bring smart, connected devices to every person on Earth.

Posting Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance.
We offer a total compensation package that ranks among the best in the industry. It consists of competitive pay, stock, bonuses, and benefit programs. Find more information about our Amazing Benefits here:

Working Model
This role will be eligible for our hybrid work model which allows employees to split their time between working on-site at their assigned Intel site and off-site. In certain circumstances the work model may change to accommodate business needs.
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“I’ve always wanted to do something that changes the world — at Intel, I feel appreciated, and I’ve gained more confidence in myself. It makes me feel like I’m capable of doing great things.”

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