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SENIOR STRATEGIC BUYER [JOHOR]

Specialisation: Purchasing/Inventory/Material & Warehouse Management
Education Qualification: Bachelor Degree
Master Degree
Professional Degree
Work Location : Johor Bahru, Johor
Salary Range : RM 6,000.00 – 10,000.00
Posted Date : July 16, 2021

Scope

  • Responsible for strategic procurement and contract management of a specified selection of direct and indirect categories.
  • Delivering supplier value and performance optimisation, whilst meeting all quality and regulatory requirements.

 

Key Responsibilities

▪ Responsible for contract negotiations, ensuring the best total acquisition cost from current or new suppliers where further cost or service improvements can be achieved, whilst maintaining quality and regulatory standards
▪ Ensure the category supply base is developed to improve quality, service, technical competence and reliability
▪ Achieve year on year savings (Purchase Price Variance and non-PPV) for specified categories
▪ Lead purchasing activities to drive quality improvements with suppliers, liaising with the Quality function to identify and implement priorities
▪ Assess and manage supply chain risk for a defined group of categories, taking appropriate action to mitigate likely impacts
▪ Collaborate with factory-based teams to resolve supplier performance issues
▪ Work with suppliers to identify and harness the potential for technology and service innovations
▪ Support company inventory reduction initiatives with category suppliers
▪ Ensure Health, Safety and Environmental Policies are being adhered to
▪ Comply with all regulatory guidelines and company Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)
▪ Represent company in a professional and courteous manner
▪ Achievement of agreed personal business and development objectives
▪ Other reasonable tasks as dictated by the needs of the business

 

Knowledge and Expertise

  • Considerable category management experience in relevant supply categories such as bought in finished goods, moulded components, injection mould tooling, polymers, packaging
  • Strategic Sourcing and supplier management/development
  • Experience managing and developing suppliers in multiple geographies
  • Supplier quality improvement
  • Experience within a regulated environment
  • Wider supply chain experience an advantage

 

Qualifications

  • Fluent in English and Cantonese
  • Degree qualified or equivalent experience
  • Procurement qualification, e.g. CIPS preferred

 

Personal Characteristics

  • Highly organised and methodical in approach
  • Task orientated
  • Tenacious and determined
  • Positive and pro-active
  • Clear, concise and unambiguous communication
  • Demonstrated collaboration, negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  • Ability to communicate & build relationships at all levels

Kindly contact Ms Rachel  at  +6019-772 2619 for further details or send your resume to [ rachel.gan@cityrecruit.com.my ]