Our client is a leading manufacturer in product solutions for the feed industry.
Develop and propose purchasing strategies aligned with Management’s goals
Participate in select, evaluate and qualify new suppliers
Follow up with suppliers to ensure on-time delivery or readiness with correct specifications
Improve cost of purchased materials, parts and services
Manage reporting and budgeting according to company guidelines
Identifies suppliers and arranges optimal contracts in terms of pricing, quality, timing, and supply availability.
Make strategic purchasing category analyses (spend, suppliers, users, needs, etc.)
Understand general supply chain concept to plan for the raw materials in and out
Actively look for improvements, paperwork reduction, office work productivity cost savings,
Assure that deliveries of raw materials are in accordance with production planning, in order to minimize working capital and prevent down time due to shortages.
Ensure all administrative aspects of the purchasing function are complying with expectations and procedures.
Pro-actively collaborate with quality, R&D, pricing, group purchasing and supply chain.
Maintains a strong professional relationship between suppliers and the company. Communicates with suppliers concerning all aspects of the partnership
Maintaining realistic safety stock level for all key raw materials and packaging.
Support Production in raw materials requirement bases on MRP result to achieve production and turn time targets to meet with the promised delivery period.
Retrieving material requisition from system as per job order and monitor the inventory to optimize stock level.
Determine and review safety stock, re-order point for long lead time raw material in order able to prevent the shortfall and delay raw material from suppliers.
Ensure all Purchasing data: parts, vendors, leadtimes, minimum order quantities, prices, dates etc. are accurately maintained in ERP system
Analyze backlog shipments and provide information to concern department for taking action.
Converting and following up on PR / PO.
Issuing PR of Liquid products to Purchase based on Sales & Sales Admin’s requirements.
Work closely with Western & Thai management team
Bachelor’s degree in any field.
At least 3 years’ experience in Material Requirement Planning of a manufacturing facility, preferably with a background in the food industry.
Excellent skill in Microsoft office. MS-Excel (Pivot Tables, VBA) and ERP
Able to communicate effectively cross functionally and suppliers.
Good command of English, both spoken and written. TOEIC 400 average.
Excellent communication, analytic and negotiation skills
Experienced supporting shipping or export and import would be preferred.
Good technical and soft skills: proactivity, influence, creativity, direct communication, critical thinking & problem solving, collaboration, responsibility & accountability.
Knowledge and understanding of Project Management
Good cross-functional coordination skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with excellent time management skills.
Our client offers a competitive remuneration benefit. Benefits include a competitive base salary, annual bonus, medical insurance and provident fund.
Level: Middle / Senior
Industry: Agriculture / Animal Feed