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Perai, Pulau Pinang
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Buyer

Seberang Perai Selatan, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia

SNDK ISC Asia Procurement

SD SanDisk Storage Malaysia

Requisition #: JR-0000050452

Western Digital®

The next big thing in data is you!

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Release material purchase order based on SAP MRP PRs
  • Monitor & follow up shipments for suppliers to ensure OTD and actual delivery performance
  • Negotiate and manage suppliers' lead time as well as production cycle time
  • Supplier forecast & capacity management and long-term capacity planning
  • Closely follow up suppliers for different material issues including but not limit to forecast upsides/delivery schedule in or out//Shipment hold/Cancelling/RMA/Logistics/GR/payment
  • Work with internal and external teams to clean dead stock and deal with slow moving and expiring/expired inventory timely
  • Work with internal teams to continue drive for system improvement including but not limit to SNC/SAP MRP/Data base etc. business processes
  • Handle any material exception cases like material quality issues and work on alternative material supply. Interacts closely with suppliers, Quality Assurance and Engineering to resolve quality issues.
  • Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI), Just In Time (JIT) or other production or material inventory program execution
  • Analyze safety stock level setting for component level
  • Participate with GCM teams in 2nd source development, corporate commodity strategic plan and risk mitigation plan
  • Evaluate, report and manage supplier performance and improvement based on scorecard matrix from supply point of view (Capacity/LT/OTD/OTC/Rescheduling)
  • Other tasks that assigned by Managers
Qualifications

REQUIRED:
  • Bachelor's degree in a related field
  • More than 5 years working experience of MRP/Buyer in manufacturing industry, related industry like EMS or Electronic preferred
PREFERRED:
  • Experience with PCBA (SMT) manufacturing and test processes.
  • Excellent English both oral and written
  • Good command of MS Office software, including Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint, etc.
  • Team work and leadership
SKILLS:

  • Experience of using ERP system like SAP and purchasing related reports.
  • Good communication and negotiation skills with supplier or other related departments.
  • Expertise in supplier capacity, lead time and OTD management.
  • Proactive, self-motivated and be with initiative, courage and integrity.
  • Strong analysis and summary ability, able to work under pressure.
  • Strong management skills including effective time management, problem solving, decision making, presentation, relationship management, organization.
ABOUT WESTERN DIGITAL

The future. It's on you. You & Western Digital.

We've been storing the world's data for more than 50 years. Once, it was the most important thing we could do for data. Now we're helping the world capture, preserve, access and transform data in a way only we can.

The most game-changing companies, consumers, professionals, and governments come to us for the technologies and solutions they need to capture, preserve, access, and transform their data.

But we can't do it alone. Today's exceptional data challenges require your exceptional skills. It's You & Us. Together, we're the next big thing in data.

Western Digital® data-centric solutions are found under the G-Technology™, HGST, SanDisk®, Tegile™, Upthere™, and WD® brands.
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