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Manager 2, Commodity

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Location: Bayan Lepas, Pulau Pinang (Penang), Malaysia 
Req ID: JR-0000028369


Manager 2, Commodity
Location: Bayan Lepas, Penang
We’re looking for a dynamic Manager 2, Commodity with a passion to innovate and help shape the future of data
About Us
Western Digital is leading the charge in transforming how the world uses data. From advanced data centers to the personal devices we use every day, our products and solutions are at the forefront of creating environments for data to thrive.
  • Negotiate with supplier for pricing, term and commercial condition
  • Manage supplier L/T, Liability profile, ERM, BCP plan, VRT cost and contract agreement
  • Participate with SQE for Compensation & Corrective Action in any quality excursion
  • Coordinate with related functional team to qualify and develop new suppliers
  • Conduct & support Should Cost Analysis and Adherence activities
  • Conduct & support vendor sourcing, selection, recommendation
  • Support new sourcing RFI/RFQ or as assigned by commodity manager  
  • Collaborate with business team to update product information and market trend
  • Ensure supplier capacity and flexibility is sufficient to support planned schedule MPS
  • Support Supplier Performance Review in semi-annual
  • Ensure consistency and standardization of procedures practices within procurement department
  • Adhere to procurement/purchasing policies and procedures
  • Adhere to Safety Policy Procedure at all times
  • Bachelor Degree (with an IT focus) preferred or equivalent experience
  • Bachelor Degree or higher in any field ,Engineering background is an advantage
  • Minimum 2 – 5 years of related working experience in purchasing or product costing
  • Media Substrate MFG, Production, Hard Disk Drive working experience will be an added advantage
  • Good level of English communication (verbal / written)
  • Skilled in MS Office (Excel/PowerPoint), Product Costing skill
  • New product launch skill and tooling cost analysis and management skill
  • Strong negotiation, supplier management, commodity management and planning skills
  • Sourcing of Suspension or other material skill with cost analysis skill
  • Self-motivated with the ability to multi-task and work collaboratively in a team environment
Western Digital is the largest provider of data-centric solutions, leading the transformation of how the world captures, preserves, accesses and transforms data. We are looking for great talent to join our team and help make the promise of data a reality. Western Digital creates environments for data to thrive. Everywhere data is captured, preserved, accessed and transformed, we’re leading the charge to unlock its potential. From advanced data centers to mobile sensors to personal devices, our industry-leading solutions create environments where the flow of information leads to smarter decisions, breakthrough discoveries and deeper connections.
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