DEPARTMENT
Purchasing
JOB TITLE
Technical Buyer
LOCATION
Butterworth

Responsibilities:

  • Preparation and issuance of Purchase Orders for parts and services that are used to maintain and fix the broken machine/equipment.
  • Accurate and timely processing all the Purchase Orders according to Maestro Swiss Purchasing Procedure Standard Process.
  • Receive quotation from vendors, compare quotes against requirement and the budget.
  • To reduce the cost of maintaining existing equipment by negotiating with vendors for bulk discounts, finding the lowest cost materials within quality standards and etc.
  • Regularly communicate with internal and external party, foster a team atmosphere and report on progress.
  • Develop a strong understanding and knowledge of supplier’s capabilities.
  • Manage the day to day business relationship with suppliers through supporting activities including ordering, arrange delivery schedule, sharing of end user feedback, follow up of backorders, resolve problems and etc.
  • Manage supplier relationships to ensure continuity of good and services that meet the quality, service and price performance standards of the company.
  • Assist to contract development and execution.
  • Contribute to department cost saving project.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years MRO / Indirect material purchase experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Must have a technical background.
  • Strong communication and analytical skills.
  • Ability to manage entire order to payment process.
  • Ability to comply existing / quickly adapt to new processes within the organization.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business/Engineering or related field is required.
  • Computer literate and familiar with Microsoft Office such Excel, Word, Power Point & Outlook.
  • This position works in an office environment, but may spend up to 30 % or more of their time in the production / factory premises or even out of office.

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