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Senior Purchasing Executive (Petaling Jaya/Immediate Hiring) #MAN


Our client is a global company with Swiss roots and one of the world's leading logistics automation companies. We are headquartered in Buchs/Aarau, Switzerland and stand for innovation, quality, industry leading software and robotics technologies developed in-house.

Job Descriptions:

  • Responsibility for all locally needed services and goods (materials groups, ESNs)
  • Local implementation of the global/regional purchasing strategy for the supervised ESN(s)
  • Providing information on local procurement market to global IM procurement network
  • Source goods and services for best cost and quality, ensure on-time-delivery 
  • Local contact person for suppliers
  • Execute the supplier selection process for local demand
  • Manage the local supplier database per ESN (supplier pyramid)
  • Manage supply security and supply bottlenecks
  • Carry out the supplier evaluation and classification and initiate supplier development measures, where necessary
  • Execute supplier visits, participate in supplier audits and carry out of supplier workshops
  • Execute supplier risk management for all local suppliers
  • Prepare and execute local tenders (RFQ) and local price negotiations (guaranteeing the target costs and delivery requirements); supporting regional/global tenders
  • Develop negotiation strategy; prepare and lead the local negotiations with suppliers (embedding the demand carrier from the business area)
  • Conduct, document and maintain local contract conclusions

Job Requirement:

  • Bachelor Degree in preferably Electrical Engineering, Industrial Automation, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Min have 4 years’ purchasing experience
  • Good negotiation skills
  • Know-how in procurement methods and tools such as design to cost, cost structure analysis, decision analysis
  • Know how in procurement processes such as placing tenders and/or placing orders
  • Know how on SAP SRM and e-Catalogue solutions

Open for any candidates with a short notice period and able to travel when requested.




Transportation / Logistics / Supply Chain



Employment Type



MYR 4, 501- MYR 6, 000 / mth
MYR 6,001 - MYR 8,000 / mth

To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For email a detailed resume in Word format to Amirah Nurin.

For further discussion about this role, please find contact details of Amirah Nurin as below:
Tel: 03-27138830
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