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Sr. Buyer

bw_wordkay_placePyongtaek - South Korea

bw_wordkay_timeJun 23, 2020

bw_wordkay_optionFull time


- Lead and coordinate Supplier management activities from the beginning of supplier selection process to launch and production stage.
- Coordinates purchasing activities with manufacturing and engineering departments to acquire inventory in a cost effective and timely manner. Acquires and maintains technical understanding of products purchased.
- Performs cost analysis and volume planning for major commodities. Obtains materials, components, equipment and services.
- Develops new supply sources where vendors and suppliers are inadequate.
- Monitors the cost, schedule and scope of assigned subcontracts to assure best quality at best value.
- May recommend cost saving proposals including make-versus-buy analysis, alternative sourcing and vendor evaluation criteria


  • SMART CR target setting in line with Company’s profitable growth plan
  • Evaluate potential supply risks and set up and implement mitigation plan
  • Manage supplier capacity plan. Monitor and support to keep stable capacity level to cover company’s volume demand
  • Develop new suppliers coordinating with supplier development and quality, engineering department
  • Commercial negotiation with suppliers to maximize company’s profit and minimize loss
  • Assist negotiations of basic supplier agreements
  • Coordinates supplier relationship with internal functions (i.e. trouble shooting)
  • Achieve cost and performance objectives in line with existing strategies
  • Communicate and negotiate with supplier for commercial impact whenever there is a design change impacting to its price
  • Coordinate and communication with Global Supply Management group to make an alignment between global supply chain strategy and local strategy (Global Strength and Local Accountability operation model)
  • Health & Safety : Responsible for completing required safety training, reporting and correcting any unsafe practices as appropriate, completing work activities in a safe manner, and complying with safety and health requirements for respective position.

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