Manager, Purchasing - Components Manufacturing Player

Location: Singapore
Discipline: Supply Chain & Procurement
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact name: Deon Chien

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Job ref: 227_1717140482
Published: 15 days ago

Manager, Purchasing

Singapore | Permanent

  • Exciting Career Opportunity
  • Components Manufacturing Player

About Our Client
Our client is a Components Manufacturing Player, expert in the development and innovative production of a high-technology, customized products across the region. The company is going through growth across major markets regionally in terms of its niche market position due to its continuous improvement in advanced research development and innovative product development. They take pride in ensuring optimized Value Engineering & Supplier Development Management to achieve maximized customer satisfaction.

Main Duties and Responsibilities
Key responsibilities of this role would include:

  • Design and spearhead the purchasing strategy within the division as a Subject-Matter-Expert, in alignment to the company's growth and supply requirements
  • Design and execute policies and procedures across the operation of purchasing activities
  • Accountable for the Review, development and implementation of new / existing supplier strategy by means of ensuring proper monitoring of market movements to support the various Product Line
  • Support supplier reliability, supplier performance reviews and assist in contract negotiations
  • Influence interface partners to ensure strategic cost savings with suppliers to ensure optimal company profits.
  • Ensure efficient work partnership with Engineering, R&D, Quality and Factory Assembly teams etc to mitigate any cost / supplier quality and/or supply assurance issues
  • Support cost reduction projects, in alignment to product cost targets

Candidate Profile

  • Minimally Bachelor's Degree in Logistics & Supply Chain Managegment / Engineering / Business or related studies
  • Approximately 6 years of relevant procurement / purchasing / category management, preferably within the Manufacturing Environment
  • Excellent in multi-tasking as well as written, influencing & negotiation skills to drive process improvements to enhance & streamline process maturity and optimizing team work and synergy in the organisation
  • Displays strong and affirmative leadership with a diplomatic and team player personality
  • Good experience using ERP systems such as SAP or Oracle
  • Excellent proficiency in MS Office suite

Application Details
Please provide your CV to Deon Chien at, preferably in Microsoft Word document format.

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