Added 198 days ago

Purchasing Manager

LocationAmata Nakorn

Job typePermanent


CategoryPurchase/ Logistics/ Supply Chain

Experience10 Years

IndustryAutomotive/ Ancillaries

Career Level Top Management

Number of Vacancy 1

Job Responsibilities

  • This position is responsible for managing and coordinating GSCM activities in Thailand, report to General Manager.
  • Draw support from CA purchasing Director for sourcing steel , tubes, stampings and other components for Thailand CA operations.
  • Drive and establish commodity strategies for Thailand.
  • Create team environment with local supply chain and support in crisis.
  • Responsible for material cost downs, payment term extensions, material cost forecasting (Eco and TVM) etc for Thai operations.
  • Lead GSCM commodity, Applications and Supplier Development teams in Thailand.
  • Drive TVM to bring down material cost
  • Improve margins on all products being manufactured in Thailand
  • Support Manufacturing / Industrialization strategy through Make Vs Buy analysis.
  • Drive commodity strategies and create bidding list. Ensure global alignment in sourcing decisions.
  • Drive Localisation of Imports , Drive VAVE activities.
  • Drive customer quotes, new launches, Ensure launches on time with required quality levels and quoted EBIT
  • Drive supplier improvement process. Create capable supply base for CA and RP to meet business objectives and five year business plan
  • Create team environment with local SCM team and support them in supply crisis.

Experience requirements

  • 10 years of experience in a relevant field
  • Experience preferably in a Tier-1 Automotive Industry
  • Bechelor’s Degree in Engineering , MBA
  • Previous experience in handing commercials, new launches and supplier development would be preferred.
  • Ability and readiness to travel.
  • Ability to work in cross-functional teams and matrix reporting system.
  • Familiarity with drawings, specs, testing, material and manufacturing processes.
  • Strong written and verbal communications in English
  • Advanced Pc skills (MS office / Internet / E-mail ) are a must.
  • Exposure to working in an ERP-enabled Environment would be an advantage

Contact Person

  •   Nathpornrung Roongthanasan
  •  Adecco
  •  Tel.+66 3819 9339 Ext.0