DuPont SBS project leader in Nucleos, Singapore

SBS project leader (Job Number: 196546W-01)


The SBS project leader is responsible for facilitating or delegating all activities required to identify, screen, select, qualify and integrate a new manufacturing source into DAS operations with zero EH&S incidents

  • Manages the project effectively; commensurate with the project scope ensuring that subject matter expertise and work processes are engaged and executed at timely intervals to deliver the project plan and achieve project milestones.

  • The SBSPL must have a good working relationship with Supply Chain, Tech Center, Manufacturing, Commercial, R&D, Finance, Purchasing, Regulatory, Product Chemistry and Legal functions to incorporate their collective knowledge and expertise to develop the most effective solutions and direction.

  • Communicates with business team and key stakeholders through course of the project to ensure common understanding of project status vs. deliverables.

  • Leads SBS cross functional teams in creating and implementing an integrated project plan to deliver project objectives and milestones.

  • Drives EM Production leaders, Molecule Technology Leaders (MTL), Molecule Supply Chain Managers, Supply Team Leaders, GBLMTs and Business Manufacturing Leaders to identify, screen, and select EM source.

  • Coordinates DAS legal and purchasing organizations to protect intellectual property to establish confidentiality agreements, bid packages, and purchasing contracts.

  • Coordinates technology transfer to EM’s with MTLs, Regional F&P Asset Improvement Leaders, and Site Sourcing Managers (SSM), to assure a competitive bid process.

  • Works with SSMs (Strategic Sourcing Managers) to support negotiations with regards to product pricing and supply contract with EMs.

  • Coordinates R&D resources necessary for new source evaluations, GLP testing and registrations.

  • Work with regulatory and product chemistry teams to develop the new supplier registration strategy. The strategy may include multiple country and supplier registrations.

  • Ensures EMs meet DAS Quality, process safety and EH&S requirements by completing QuEHST and pre-start up reviews.

  • Identifies and takes action to mitigate material qualification risks, ensuring successful conversion to product manufacture.

  • Works with tech teams (Research, MTL, RAIL, Gaps, EMPL) through start-ups, launches and qualifications.

  • Ensures new supplier is fully integrated into the supply chain process.

  • The SBSPL is responsible for the successful completion of projects that support and often influence a deciding factor towards GBU/RCU strategy.


  • BA or BS (or equivalent), preferably in operations or supply chain

  • Lean and Green Belt certification required; will be expected to achieve BB or MBB certification

  • 5 years of experience in operations or supply chain

  • Process improvement experience

  • Project management experience

  • Change management experience

Primary Location: APAC-Singapore-Nucleos-AP-SG-Nucleos

Organization: Crop Protection

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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