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Buyer (Procurement, Direct Material)

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Location: Shenzhen, 44, China 
Req ID: JR-0000038070


Job Title: Buyer (Procurement, Direct Material)

Location, Shenzhen, China

Job Req.: JR-0000038070 


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  • Plan and execute to meet Department and Company Objectives
  • Support EHS and company wellness activity
  • Ensure compliance to company regulations


Regular ·

  • Plan and Purchase Direct Material according to MPS demand
  • Manage and process PO within TAT to support production need
  • Manage PO change according to MPS change 
  •  Follow up with Supplier on shipment delivery
  • Manage and control inventory level according to management goal set
  • Manage EOL and aging inventory to minimize material exposure
  • Support Commodity Manager on cost bidding and data compilation
  • Participate in cost saving projects and support Commodity Manager on cost saving analysis
  • Support Commodity Manager on Supplier Performance Review activity
  • Participate in alternative or 2nd source development Support R&D or NPI request
  • Risk management and mitigation action execution
  • Support SOX/EICC/ISO/IMS activity and audit compliance
  • Generate and provide weekly report update as required by management
  • Other job or coordination task as assigned by Supervisor


Irregular ·

  • Participate in EHS Awareness activity
  • Participate in plant wide Physical Inventory activity




Degree in Business Administration / Finance / Management / Marketing or other relevant discipline

- 2~3 years of relevant working environment, preferably in Procurement and Planning background



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.