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Buyer 2, Procurement

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Location: Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, 14, Thailand 
Req ID: JR-0000028193


Western Digital®

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  • 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
  • To conduct & support Should Cost Analysis and Adherence activities
  • To conduct & support vendor sourcing, selection, recommendation
  • To 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
  • To 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

  • A Bachelor’s Degree or Higher in any field
  • A minimum of 2 – 5 years of experience in purchasing or product costing
  • Engineering background and experience would be an advantage
  • Suspension MFG, Production, Hard Disk Drive working experience will be benefit
  • 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


Deployed by the most prominent organizations worldwide, industry-leading WD-branded hard drives (HDDs), solid state drives (SSDs) and personal storage solutions deliver the possibilities of data and high value from the information they possess. WD, SanDisk, HGST and G-Technology branded solutions position Western Digital Corporation as the world’s largest data storage company.