Description Purchasing Manager
Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Penang
We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define what’s possible.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develop, lead and execute purchasing
Establish and implement methods and best
practices related to the systems and process that support purchasing and
Drive the team to ensure meeting department KPI
and continue look for opportunity to improve the metrics
Assess, manage and mitigate potential risks in
Determine quantity and timing of deliveries
Monitor and forecast upcoming levels of demand
Adhere to established company policies,
procedures, terms and conditions and legal matters that affect purchasing
Maintains a safe and healthy work environment by
implementing, maintaining and aligning company policies that adhere to local,
state and federal environmental, health and safety regulations.
Coordinate and work with quality, engineering,
warehouse and operations to ensure 100% on-time delivery by establishing and
monitoring schedule to proactively identify and address any issues.
Maintain and provide current understanding of
industry best practices and technology trends.
Leads by example and motivates people so as to
create a challenging, empowering, and collaborative working environment.
Good technical writing, documentation, and record
Good analytical problem solving ability.
Ability to contribute in a cross functional
Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with at least
5 years progressive experience in material management
Working knowledge and understanding of ERP/MRP
systems and their use in a manufacturing environment.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word,
Excel, PowerPoint and Access.
Ability to demonstrate solid written and oral
Good in people management with excellent
interpersonal skill and leadership skill
Western Digital Corporation is the world’s largest data storage company with a
leading portfolio of HGST, SanDisk, G-Technology and WD brands covering flash
and disk-based solutions. Deployed by the largest and most prominent
organizations worldwide, Western Digital solutions are everywhere, touching
lives and enabling great value from the data they possess.