Lead the development of and execution of category management strategies for all assigned categories/commodities. In line with strategic objectives, lead the negotiations to select, appoint and steer a supply base that progresses the company objectives on quality, cost, delivery and innovation. Assisting the Supply Chain Manager with maintaining inventory levels and materials on a regular basis.
Responsible for direct raw materials supply lines requirement planning to support factory build during product start up, ramp and sustaining.
Monitor inventory health for the inventory and supply situation. Accountable for material commit to build plan weekly.
Analyse near and long-term supply trend to support the ramp, identify key supply risks and drive mitigation proactively with procurement and sourcing.
Perform what-if analysis on multiple demand-supply scenarios to optimize the supply balancing and liaison with other department to optimizing production schedule.
Skill set Requirements
Degree/Diploma holder with minimum 5 years of working experience in purchasing/buyer. Ability to write and communicate well in English and interact internally and externally.
Strong computer knowledge (all MS office applications). Knowledge of supply chain, factory, SAP would be an added advantage.
Ability to prioritize responsibilities and act with velocity and sense of urgency. High attention to details. Disciplined and responsive.
Able to lead and work in a team. Demonstrated tolerance of ambiguity, self-motivation and flexibility to adapt to new and changing situations
Perks & Benefits
- Employee equity
- Commission and bonus
- Flexible working hours
- Casual dress code
- Regular team activities
- Medical insurance
- Personal leave
- Open culture
- Personal development opportunities
- Fitness membership
- Working from home