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PURCHASING MANAGER

Job Title: PURCHASING MANAGER
Location: Rayong
Industry:
Salary: 90,000 - 110,000
Reference: JTH300003001482776
Contact Name: PM1162809
Contact Email: PM1162809@prtr.com
Job Published: September 28, 2017 17:50

Job Description

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will report to the Supply Chain Director and will be responsible for the following key functions; 

  • Leading the Procurement Department to work together as a single unit regardless of their physical plant location.
  • Managing and developing the procurement of strategic materials, packaging materials, energy, spare parts, purchased glass, general contracts and supplier relationship.
  • Developing the Procurement team and future successors, and supporting various special plant projects.
  • Providing advice on the principles and mental models underlying MBM, and, leading by example in practicing MBM.
  • Controlling the standardization of procedures, work instructions and full compliance of all related activities.
  • Ensuring all materials are supplied with competitive costs to the plant.
  • Developing the performance of suppliers to ensure compliance, product quality and delivery through regular KPIs.
  • Developing potential suppliers & contractors, ensuring 100% compliance and integrity in relation to supply chain related areas.
  • Developing and managing the organization structure, talent and skills required to achieve assigned goals on a sustainable basis, and, developing team members to achieve their career objectives.
  • Leading the team to support upcoming plant projects associated with Procurement functions to ensure flawless launches.
  • Working closely with the Regional Director and Functional team to improve Procurement efficiency.
  • Ensuring an active and efficient participation in relation to purchasing resources.
  • Ensuring all Procurement team related activities and projects are conducted in compliance with legal, regulatory and company policy, controls and standards.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in any Engineering, Supply Chain Management or a related field.
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in direct purchasing and procurement fields with at least 5 years in management level.
  • Proven success record of strategic sourcing and category management.
  • Strong knowledge of sourcing, analytical and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to manage and coordinate multiple projects in a fast-paced, highly political environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills along with strong computer skills (e.g. SAP, MS Offices) are essential.
  • Fluent in English communication, both verbal and non-verbal.

Our client offers a competitive basic salary, a meal allowance, provident fund, variable bonus and transportation with a five day working week.