Job title: PURCHASER [AL3323-04]
Contract type: Permanent
Location: North - Penang
Industry: Manufacturing
Salary: RM 4000- RM 4300
Start date: 26 Apr 2020
Job Reference: 43863
Contact details: Adelene Lum
Contact email:
Job published: 23 days ago


  • Place Purchase Orders for the MRO.
  • Works with internal stakeholders to define requirements and replenishment methods.
  • Ensures timely delivery of quality products and services.
  • Obtains quotations and negotiates with suppliers on price, quality and service on assigned purchased materials.
  • Responsible for negotiating all contracts, pricing and issues with suppliers.
  • Negotiate long term strategic sourcing agreements with suppliers.
  • Monitors supplier capabilities, lead-times, and capacity to ensure on-time delivery of MRO items needed to support production, maintenance, and other end users.
  • To handle other tasks and duties as and when requested by superior.


  • Candidate must possess at least Bachelor's Degree in any relevant field.
  • Minimum 4 years of purchasing MRO experience, including negotiations, writing contracts and leading projects.
  • Ability to make independent decisions.
  • Self-motivated individual with good time management skills.
  • Relevant experience with ERP / MRP will be an added advantage.
  • Possess good negotiation, proficient in English and able to communicate effectively with all levels of management.
  • Computer proficient in Microsoft Excel.