Illumina Singapore Pte Ltd

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Illumina Singapore Pte Ltd Date Posted: 11-Jan-2018

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Do you want to make a difference? Illumina’s mission is to improve human health by unlocking the power of the genome. If that inspires you, let’s talk. We’ve built a culture fueled by innovation, collaboration and openness, and established ourselves as the global leader in DNA sequencing and array-based technologies. Our people and our technology change lives by driving advancements in life sciences, oncology, reproductive health, agriculture and other emerging markets. Life at Illumina is about working with teammates who are deeply passionate about what we do, because we know that our work has the power to improve lives. We’re an established company with a track record of phenomenal growth. Just check out our investor events and presentations to learn about our financial accomplishments. Our growth isn’t just in financials, we’ve been busy hiring the best and the brightest. Perhaps that’s why MIT has ranked Illumina near the top of its World’s Smartest Companies each of the last three years. If you thrive in a brilliant, fast-paced, and mission-driven environment, Illumina is the place for you. Join the journey of a lifetime. Join Illumina.

Position Summary

Reviews, analyzes, and coordinates purchasing activities with manufacturing, planning and engineering departments to acquire inventory in a cost effective and timely manner.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Assists with purchase requisitions, purchase change orders and supplier quote requests under general instruction.
  • Supports procurement business system data input and integrity.
  • Participates in maximizing the procurement teams' changes, part parameters; quote table maintenance, supplier database information, error report analysis, and part number/supplier code information.
  • Assist with cost analysis and volume planning for major commodities (e.g. materials, components, equipment and services).
  • Works in accordance with and may help improve cost, schedule and scope of assigned subcontracts to negotiate highest quality at best value.
  • May interact with suppliers and QA to resolve a variety of quality issues.

All listed tasks and responsibilities are deemed as essential functions to this position; however, business conditions may require reasonable accommodations for additional task and responsibilities.



Requirements:

  • 2+ years related experience.
  • Strong language proficiency in English, Mandarins is required.
  • Domestic or global expertise of assigned commodities preferred.
  • Effective verbal and written communication, analytical and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organizational skills, detail oriented.
  • Strong influencing and negotiating skills.
  • Knowledge of ERP/MRP systems, word processing, spreadsheets, project management, etc. preferred.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Outlook required.
  • Must be very detail oriented.

Educational:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent required.


Illumina believes that everyone has the ability to make an impact, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to providing employment opportunity regardless of sex, race, creed, color, gender, religion, marital status, domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, pregnancy, military or veteran status, citizenship status, and genetic information.
Do you want to make a difference? Illumina’s mission is to improve human health by unlocking the power of the genome. If that inspires you, let’s talk. We’ve built a culture fueled by innovation, collaboration and openness, and established ourselves as the global leader in DNA sequencing and array-based technologies. Our people and our technology change lives by driving advancements in life sciences, oncology, reproductive health, agriculture and other emerging markets. Life at Illumina is about working with teammates who are deeply passionate about what we do, because we know that our work has the power to improve lives. We’re an established company with a track record of phenomenal growth. Just check out our investor events and presentations to learn about our financial accomplishments. Our growth isn’t just in financials, we’ve been busy hiring the best and the brightest. Perhaps that’s why MIT has ranked Illumina near the top of its World’s Smartest Companies each of the last three years. If you thrive in a brilliant, fast-paced, and mission-driven environment, Illumina is the place for you. Join the journey of a lifetime. Join Illumina.

Position Summary

Reviews, analyzes, and coordinates purchasing activities with manufacturing, planning and engineering departments to acquire inventory in a cost effective and timely manner.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Assists with purchase requisitions, purchase change orders and supplier quote requests under general instruction.
  • Supports procurement business system data input and integrity.
  • Participates in maximizing the procurement teams' changes, part parameters; quote table maintenance, supplier database information, error report analysis, and part number/supplier code information.
  • Assist with cost analysis and volume planning for major commodities (e.g. materials, components, equipment and services).
  • Works in accordance with and may help improve cost, schedule and scope of assigned subcontracts to negotiate highest quality at best value.
  • May interact with suppliers and QA to resolve a variety of quality issues.

All listed tasks and responsibilities are deemed as essential functions to this position; however, business conditions may require reasonable accommodations for additional task and responsibilities.



Requirements:

  • 2+ years related experience.
  • Strong language proficiency in English, Mandarins is required.
  • Domestic or global expertise of assigned commodities preferred.
  • Effective verbal and written communication, analytical and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organizational skills, detail oriented.
  • Strong influencing and negotiating skills.
  • Knowledge of ERP/MRP systems, word processing, spreadsheets, project management, etc. preferred.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Outlook required.
  • Must be very detail oriented.

Educational:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent required.


Illumina believes that everyone has the ability to make an impact, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to providing employment opportunity regardless of sex, race, creed, color, gender, religion, marital status, domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, pregnancy, military or veteran status, citizenship status, and genetic information.

Company Overview

Illumina Singapore Pte Ltd
Illumina Singapore Pte Ltd
Do you want to make a difference? Illumina’s mission is to improve human health by unlocking the power of the genome. If that inspires you, let’s talk. We’ve built a culture fueled by innovation, collaboration and openness, and established ourselves as the global leader in DNA sequencing and array-based technologies. Our people and our technology change lives by driving advancements in life sciences, oncology, reproductive health, agriculture and other emerging markets. We are deeply passionate about what we do, because we know that our work has the power to improve lives. We’re an established company with a track record of phenomenal growth. Our revenue grew from $10 million in 2002 to approximately $2.4 billion in 2016. Our growth isn’t just revenue, we’ve been hiring the best and the brightest. Perhaps that’s why MIT has ranked Illumina near the top of its “World’s Smartest Companies” list each of the last three years. If you thrive in a brilliant, fast-paced, and mission-driven en