Product Sourcing Specialist (Manufacturing) - 5 days @ Kallang

HR Focus | Date Posted: 7-Dec-2018
EA Licence No: 13C6829 | EA Personal Registration No: R1102556
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Diploma, Bachelor's / Honours

Job Description


  • Responsible to source, develop, propose appropriate competitive products to support sales team and ensure a return on cost based on the product cost model.
  • Source and develop reliable suppliers to support customer requirements within specified timeline
  • Carry out bench-marking and negotiation for appropriate competitive proposal to customer
  • To ensure the initial assessment is carried out in a manner that facilitates sound selection of potential suppliers suited for the organization’s and customer’s business requirements
  • Interacting with supplier to gather information of market situation
  • Monitor all development progress in timely manner
  • Analyse and ensure compliance to all customer requirements and manage communication with suppliers
  • Review specification, analysing data and information to identify the underlying principles, reasons, or fact of information to choose the best proposal during development stage
  • To facilitate smooth scheduling of validation runs in terms of run dates and material requirements
  • To set up vendor in system for samples and non-inventory items (tooling, testing, regulatory approval) during development stage for sourced business
  • Understand and follow all required Quality system procedures related to this job, which can affect the quality of products or services provided to our customers
  • Foster communication and teamwork within and across organizational boundaries
  • To act in a safe & responsible manner at all times within the working environment
  • Compliance with established H&S policies & procedures



  • Degree in Electronics, Mechanical or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years’ relevant experience in procurement engineering
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in electronic assembly, medical or automotive design and manufacturing environment
  • Experience in ISO 9001 Quality Management System
  • Working knowledge of sourcing, benchmarking
  • Design controls preferably TS16949
  • Resourceful in identifying reliable suppliers, strong analytical thinking
  • Sound and timely decision maker
  • Ability to work independently
  • Process good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good command of English (verbal and written) 
  • Must be able to communicate product and /or component specification to internal and external customers
  • Good negotiation skill
  • Sense of urgency in fulfilling timeline
  • Familiar with Root Cause Analysis Methodologies
  • Familiar with ISO requirement, sourcing and supplier qualification

Other Information

-       Located at Kallang Sector (near MacPherson Road)

-       5-day work week

-       Working Hours from 8:30am to 6:00pm


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  • Personal Particulars
  • Education / Qualification
  • Work experience (period of employment and job description)
  • Expected range of basic salary
  • Last drawn salary in all past employments
  • Reason for Leaving respective employment
  • Language proficiency
  • Earliest work commencement date / Notice Period

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