Contract Buyer (Renewable Contract) | Changi

Location Singapore
Discipline Manufacturing & Production
Job Reference BBBH101570_1626145850
Salary S$4000 - S$5000 per month
Consultant Email
EA License No. 02C3423

Our client is a US Manufacturing MNC and is a renowned leader in materials engineering solutions. They are hiring for Contract Buyer to join them on an exciting career journey.

Contract Buyer (Renewable Contract) | Changi

  • Forecast and communicate engineering, materials, and manufacturing requirements to suppliers.
  • Provide input to outsourcing decisions by performing make versus buy analysis.
  • Coordinate demand signals through MRP to minimize inventory exposure.
  • Critical part and regional supplier management.
  • Form Materials Core Team and coordinate product development process deliverable through matrix management of buyers, planners, and production control.
  • Collaborate with engineering team to interpret engineering requirements.
  • Create, release and update new project materials strategy.
  • Assist in supplier price and delivery negotiations; under direct supervision may negotiate contracts as necessary.
  • Utilize supplier's selection and assessment process when selecting suppliers.
  • Complete supplier risk assessment on critical and unique parts.
  • Monitor supplier performance (delivery, quality, cost).
  • Coordinate activities around source selection, specification creation and price negotiation with appropriate team members.
  • Execute commercialization (transition) materials plan.
  • Manage materials change control process and meets cost objectives and resolves quality issues.
  • Generate and publish Key Process Indicators.
  • Track total landed costs targets.
  • Work with engineering to identify preliminary critical parts, long-lead parts and inspection requirements.
  • Assist in developing supplier and commodity road maps to engineering.
  • Utilize value analysis on build-to-print components in support of Should Cost analysis.
  • Actively mediate and partner with quality and engineering teams to resolve supplier quality issues for assigned product groups.
  • Escalate issues to Commodity Business Managers when necessary.


  • Diploma/Degree in Business/Supply chain or related
  • 3years purchasing experience, preferably from manufacturing industries.
  • Proficient with MS OFFICE
  • Familiar in using SAP system

Other information
12months Contract, with potential for conversion to Permanent basis
Salary: up to S$4500per month
Location: Changi area
Able to start work at short notice/immediate

Interested applicant, please submit resume in MS Word doc format to: (R1110894)

Consultant Name: Yap Yen Leng
Licence no: R1110894

Yen Leng Yap EA License No. 02C3423 Personnel Registration No. R1110894

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