#1698 - Buyer
|Company Name||A Tiro's Client|
|Description||A multinational company in providing electronic designs, production, and product management services to global electronics and technology companies.|
|Job Description||* Responsible for managing MRP to ensure that materials supply equals demand and to support optimization of overall cost of materials.
Develop supply base and Supply Chain strategies that are unique to customer or for Business Unit Strategic materials.
Support customer’s business needs using standard process where possible and customized solutions where necessary. Collaborate with Purchasing manager and SCM to determine the best approach to meet the customer needs. Influence customer’s supply chain strategies to leverage those of company.
Communicate company expectations to the suppliers. Conduct supplier audit / visits, certifications, and performance reviews to develop and continuously improve supply base. Obtain feedback from Materials Planners on suppliers’ delivery, quality, and service performance.
Support, execute, and provide inputs to improve company SCM initiatives and strategies.
Quote new and existing materials. Work with Materials Quotation Analyst if applicable. Frequently re-quote and negotiate to capitalize on cost reduction opportunities.
Make sourcing decisions based on overall cost and benefit including price, duty, freight, flexibility, service, performance, quality, and terms & conditions.
Collaborate with Materials Planners and monitor, track, and provide feedback on suppliers’ performance for continuous improvement.
Work with Materials Planners to ensure that suppliers support overall business needs of company.
Adhere to all safety and health rules and regulations associated with this position and as directed by supervisor.
Comply and follow all procedures within the company security policy.
May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Bachelor degree or equivalent.
Three to five years related experience.
Bachelor's degree and certification by related professional organizations (such as APICS and NAPM) is preferred.
Or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.
Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
Ability to operate a personal computer including using a Windows based operating system and related software.
Advanced PC skills, including training and knowledge of company’s software packages.
Ability to write simple correspondence. Read and understand visual aid.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one- or two-step instructions.
Ability to deal with standardized situations with only occasional or no variables.
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret graphs.
Ms. Phuong Nguyen - Senior Consultant