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Senior Buyer

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Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Pulau Pinang (Penang), Malaysia 
Req ID: JR-0000037047



Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Penang


We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define what’s possible.

To review MRP/ System demand & execute PO placement timely. (Weekly and daily for urgent cases)Rescheduling PO per MRP system (Weekly)Material Master maintenance for raw materials (for any new part numbers / half-year review)Info record maintenance  by vendor ID (quarterly)Monitor & follow up shipments for supplier to ensure there are no last minute surprises  (Daily)Contracts, agreements, vendor setup , cost down, payment terms reviewed with supplier (quarterly / when needed)Forecast sharing with suppliers (Monthly)Safety stock and buffer proposalSupport multi-source activity by suggesting alternate MPN to use to reduce cost or for better support level. (when required)Support urgent NPI requirement on raw material for new components in the BOM (when required)Resolving finance related issues (invoice discrepancy / paymentHandling quality related issues, purge inventory, RMA returns, failure analysis  follow up with supplierArrangement for any audit required with suppliersReviews any risk analysis in case of any natural disasterIndependent and able to propose solutions and work directly with relevant parties to resolve issues (IT / finance / Quality / Engineering / design team)Generate spend reports and analysis on purchasesAble to take lead and escalate to supplier’s higher management on supply issues


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.