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Tanjung Keling, Melaka, MY Seremban, MY Petaling Jaya (KL), MY

Category:  Manufacturing & Engineering Jobs

Sourcing Manager

At allnex, you can go to work knowing you make a lasting impact on the world around you. Our work helps to protect and improve more than 1,000 products; from interior coatings for airplanes and scratch-resistant coatings for smartphones, to corrosion protection for cars, and even printing inks for glossy magazines. We are present in 4 regions, with more than 4,000 employees globally, and serve customers in over 100 countries, which makes allnex the world's leading industrial coatings resins company.

Position overview

Are you interested in learning more about the Procurement department in the world leading industrial coatings resins company? allnex is looking for an experienced Sourcing Manager who has a strong interpersonal and organizational skills, as well as a strong project management skills to join our team. You will be responsible for purchasing the assigned direct materials, working closely with business and other functional team to ensure manufacturing sites run smoothly without supply interruption at optimum TCO (Total Cost of Ownership).

If you have an ability to lead cross-functional teams and to work in multi-lingual environment, then we are waiting for your application.

  • Implement purchasing tactics to ensure supply of raw materials to meet production demand of plants.
  • Develop and maintain supplier relationships.
  • Achieve annual costs savings objectives and maintain costs to achieve Marginal Income targets.
  • Manage cash flow through achieving DPO targets and implement consignment/VMI programs.
  • Select major suppliers and negotiate supply contract by following 7 steps procurement process.
  • Maintain updated information on Supply & Demand for major raw materials and outlook on future pricing changes.
  • Collaborate with Global Category Managers on development & implementation of strategy for Key Raw Materials.
  • Set and implement the regional procurement strategy, based on the global procurement strategy.
  • Provide accurate and timely pricing forecasts, update on costs savings in database and management of SCARS on a monthly basis.
  • Qualify new raw materials and suppliers by using MOC process.
  • Responsible for evaluation of Supplier performance through Scorecard system for targeted key suppliers.
Required skills and experience
  • 4 years of experience in Procurement, Commercial, Supply Chain or Technical group.
  • Experience in working with large global suppliers and Key Raw Materials.
  • Experience in working with suppliers from other region.
  • Solid understanding in petrochemicals "main feedstocks" and raw materials markets, including supply demand balances and suppliers cost drivers.
  • Good analytical skills and strategic thinking in development of sourcing strategies.
  • Strong negotiation and contracting skills.
  • Fluency of English in both written and speaking; additional languages are an added advantage.
  • Strong problem solving skills in both influencing and conflict resolution.
  • Familiar with SAP is an added advantage
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Chemistry or Engineering field.
We offer
We are proud to offer an international working experience with a tight-knit network of employees, making it easy to connect and learn from people all across our different functions. On top of that we are a truly innovative company with a strong team spirit, openness to new ideas, and great opportunities to grow and develop your career.
Equal Employment Opportunity
allnex is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to an environment where all colleagues contribute for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our communities.

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