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Buyer 1

Location: Petaling Jaya, 10, Malaysia 
Req ID: JR-0000028343

Description

Location: Petaling Jaya WDM P2
Req ID: JR-0000028343
 
We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define what’s possible.
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Coordinate the activities of Buyers and Admin. Assistant.
  • Detect materials problems and issues as early as possible, action plan and strategy for solution.
  • Ensure his / her subordinates carry out purchases accordingly.
  • Adhere to procurement policies & procedures.
  • Authorize to release firm orders to vendor with respect to the company’s plan.
  • Authorize to handle subordinates performance appraisal.
  • Assist immediate supervisor to execute Procurement Department’s long term goals & objectives.
  • Lead, supervise and motivate subordinates to achieve company and / or departmental goals & objectives.
  • Maintain good communication with suppliers and other departments and WD overseas plants. Improve communication effectiveness and working relation.
  • Develop system.
  • Active participation in plant wide Physical Inventory.
  • To adhere to Safety Policy Procedure at all times.
  • Liaise with IT department on systems design and modification.
  • Generate ad-hoc report as requested by management from time to time.
  • Ensure commonality/standardization among same process/system within related manufacturing sites
 
Qualifications
 
REQUIRED
  • Tertiary qualification.
PREFERRED
  • Related working experience in purchasing preferably in OEM or multi-national manufacturing environment
     
SKILLS
  • Strong in communication & negotiation skills.
  • Knowledge of Oracle, SAP and other computer software.
  • Supervisory experience preferred.
 
ABOUT WESTERN DIGITAL
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.