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The Direct Material Buyer will be located in Batu Kawan, Penang. The function is responsible to support tasking in direct material activities involved with procuring materials, components interfere with Supply Chain upstream

We are seeking for someone who demonstrates:
   » Intense collaboration
   » Passionate customer focus
   » Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
   » Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
   » Team player

Here is a glimpse of what you'll do:
   » Reviews requisitions and MRP output.
   » Confers with vendors to obtain product or service information such as price, availcapability and delivery schedule.
   » Determines method of procurement such as direct purchase.
   » Orders, reschedules and cancels material located on requisitions and MRP output.
   » Maintains procurement records such as items or services purchased, costs, delivery and inventories.
   » Manages supplier to price, delivery and quality expectations and escalates when appropriate.
   » Approves invoices for payment.
   » Analyzes inventory levels. Prepares licapability reports for excess and obsolete management.
   » May gather quotations, examine bids, negotiate contracts and make awards.
   » May plan, schedule and monitor the movement of materials through the production cycle.
   » Interfaces with suppliers and customers to secure both delivery and the best market price.
   » Makes tactical buying decisions. Executes corporate sourcing programs and purchasing high dollar parts.
   » Conducts quarterly supplier reviews.
   » Maintains procurement records, reports and metrics.
   » Prepares and/or reviews bid requests and negotiates contracts within budgetary limitations and scope of authority.
   » Estimates values according to expertise of market price.

Here is some of what you'll need (required):
   » Bachelor degree in related field
   » 3-5 years of working practice, in Contract Manufacturing environment
   » practiced in handling purchasing/buying for NPI projects
   » Team player - able to work cross functionally
   » Able to communicate effectively with all level of people

Here are a few examples of what you'll get for the great work you provide
   » Full range of medical benefits
   » Life Insurance
   » Annual Leave
   » Performance Bonus


Job Category

Global Procurement & Supply Chain

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Job Location: Penang - Simpang Ampat Penang
Address: Penang - Simpang Ampat
Company Type Employer
Post Date: 01/14/2020 / Viewed 6 times
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