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Senior Buyer/Planner

Singapore
Manufacturing & Supply Chain
Permanent

Job Responsibilities:

  • Participate and contribute to the monthly SIOP (Sales & Ops) meeting.
  • Able to interpret SIOP demand and translate to material forecast to suppliers.
  • Ensure materials full-kit for production build per demand requirement.
  • Execute planning activities, material procurement and POs are carried out in a timely manner.
  • Follow through production schedule and maintain purchase order status and shipment tracking information in SAP system with timely update.
  • Proactively check availability of capacities and material constraints that affect the products’ Supply chain.
  • Measure and continuously seek to improve supply chain performance e.g. inventory turns, on-time delivery, excess and obsolescence exposure, etc.
  • Maintain strong relationship and clear/direct communication with functional team members and suppliers.
  • Implement standardized metrics to track, maintain and drive suppliers to continuously improve in service, cost, quality and delivery levels.
  • Involved in continuous improvements in areas of lead-time, cost reductions that meet organizational goal which includes risk management.

Requirements:

  • Degree in Engineering, Supply Chain/Logistics Management preferred.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in purchasing /planning or similar capacity 
  • Able to work effectively in a high pressure and fast paced environment
  • Meticulous, have an eye for details and ability to work independently as well as in a team
  • IT literate with proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Familiar with use and deployment of IT systems technologies/solutions to support the supply chain e.g. for tracking, inventory management, compliance etc.

Jocelyn Ho Wen Mun (R1658156)

jocelyn.ho@searchasia.com.sg

 

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Jocelyn Ho Wen Mun | R1658156