PlexusCorp ** Buyer in Penang, Malaysia

Job Description

We're now hiring Buyer to be placed across Plexus 4 sites.


  • Procure materials and services per Plexus SOPs and customer's contract to support customer's requirement
  • Expedite material to fulfill production requirements, customer upsides, NPIs and transitions
  • Maintain good partnership with supplier to ensure flawless support
  • Optimise inventory order through the most effective solutions (eg: shipping mode, consolidation etc.)
  • Inventory Control
  • Minimize inventory while maintaining adequate material level to meet production plans
  • Managing Excess & Obselete materials per customer contract and SOP
  • Managing Customer Satisfaction
  • Timely placement and management of all purchases to mitigate demand gyrations
  • Timely execution of excess and obsolescence mitigation per SOP and customer contract
  • Lead of purchasing buyers as appropriate for customer communication
  • Flawless Execution
  • Provide visibility on materials availability to DA
  • Managing problematic lot and MRB
  • Meet the cascaded metrics or KPIs for buyers
  • Provide Guidance and Solutions to Buyers
  • First point of escalation to resolve materials issues
  • Mentor new buyers
  • Ensure control in place to meet inventory goal and flexibility required by customer Requirements:

  • Degree in any discipline with related working experience.

  • Computer literate with an aptitude for figures.
  • Good communication skills and proficient in English.
  • Excellent proactive problem solving, analytical and negotiation skills.
  • Fresh graduates are encouraged to apply. Plexus is an equal opportunity employer.


Auto req ID: 14922BR

Title: ** Buyer

Job Family: Materials

Location: Penang, Malaysia

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