Job title: PURCHASING MANAGER [RB3323-02]
Contract type: Permanent
Location: North - Kedah
Industry: Manufacturing
Start date: 04 Jun 2021
Job Reference: 46133
Contact details: Rita Boon
Contact email:
Contact-phone: +60 4 296 0610
Job published: 10 days ago


  • Identifies reliable sources for the supply goods and services to meet the business’ needs and requirement in terms of quality, quantity and time.
  • Supervises the team in order to ensures that all purchasing related policies, processes and procedures are adhered to i.e. registration of vendors in Approved Vendor List.
  • Tracking and reporting key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness.
  • Partner with stakeholders to ensure clear requirements of specification, internal processes and documentations are available for sourcing.
  • Perform cost and scenario analysis and benchmarking to keep up with market trends, new products and the Company’s supply needs.
  • Organize the disposal of unnecessary spare parts and tools, slow moving or obsolete inventory items and arrange disposal if necessary.
  • Monitor Sub-Material Store according to stock control policy in particular ensuring Economic Ordering Quantity (EOQ) and optimum stock levels.


  • Bachelor Degree in Business Studies or Purchasing Management with a minimum of 5 years related working experience at supervisory level Proven negotiation, statistical and mathematical skills in purchasing
  •  Familiarity with sourcing and vendor management
  • Good computer literacy with intermediate skills in Microsoft application i.e. Word & Excel
  • SAP knowledge is an added advantage