Buyer Direct

Buyer Direct

Flex | George Town, 07, MY

Posted a month ago

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Through the collective strength of 170,000 team members across 30 countries and responsible, sustainable operations, Flex, a Fortune global 500 company, is the diversified manufacturing partner of choice that helps market-leading brands design, build and deliver innovative products that improve the world.

We welcome people of all backgrounds. A career with Flex offers the opportunity to make a difference, invest in your growth, and build great products for our customers that improve people’s lives. Together, let’s create the extraordinary!

Job Summary

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Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do:

Coordinates activities involved with procuring direct materials, components and equipment.
Reviews requisitions and MRP output.
Confers with vendors to obtain product or service information such as price, availability and delivery schedule.
Determines method of procurement such as direct purchase.
Orders, reschedules and cancels material based on requisitions and MRP output.
Maintains procurement records such as items or services purchased, costs, delivery and inventories.
Manages supplier to price, delivery and quality expectations and escalates when appropriate.
Approves invoices for payment.
Expedites delivery of goods to users.
Analyzes inventory levels. Prepares liability reports for excess and obsolete management.
May gather quotations, examine bids, negotiate contracts and make awards.
May plan, schedule and monitor the movement of materials through the production cycle.
Interfaces with suppliers and customers to secure both delivery and the best market price.
Makes tactical buying decisions. Executes corporate sourcing programs and purchasing high dollar parts.
Conducts quarterly supplier reviews.
Maintains procurement records, reports and metrics
Prepares and/or reviews bid requests and negotiates contracts within budgetary limitations and scope of authority.
Estimates values according to knowledge of market price.

Here is some of what you’ll need:

Bachelor's Degree in Business Study or relevant experiences.
Have good communication skills, strong sense of responsibility and excellent teamwork
Minimum 4 years of working experience in the relevant industry.

Here are a few examples of what you’ll get for the great work you provide:

Medical benefits, dental, vision
Life Insurance
Paid Time Off
Performance Bonus


Job Category

Global Procurement & Supply Chain
Required Skills:

Optional Skills:

At Flex, we believe in the power of diversity and inclusion and know there is much more to a great employee than just a list of requirements – if you are excited about a role (but don’t meet every bullet-point), we encourage you to apply. You might be just who we are looking for! Our inclusive environment welcomes individuals of any age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status, or any other status protected by law. We're happy to provide reasonable accommodations to those with a disability for assistance in the recruitment process.

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