Senior Purchasing Officer – Mandarin - LM170711F

Company Name Technical Focus Recruitment
Location Sydney: M5 – South West Corridor, Australia
Date Posted July 17, 2017
Category Manufacturing, Transport, Logistics
Job Type Permanent Positions


• Bankstown Location
• Bilingual Role ( English & Mandarin)
• Well known successful business

The business is Australia's market leader in its field. They have been described is a progressive profitable and successful .They manufacture locally but source materials and finished goods internationally supplying into retail , commercial ,trades and the building industry. The business has invested in system upgrades and introduced modern processes into their purchasing and planning systems and due internal promotion and restructure this Senior Purchasing position is now available.

Reporting to the S&OP Manager this role will be responsible for the purchasing and supplier relationship development of key businesses in China, meaning, written and verbal fluency in both English and Mandarin languages will be required for this position. Fluency is also required in supply chain with candidates with experience in and with demand systems & planning teams, continuous improvement initiatives with suppliers, monitoring of service level agreements criteria and naturally ordering and expediting products from suppliers as per the recommendations from the ERP system.

Ideally to synchronise with working times in PRC the position would ideally have later starting and finishing AEST times.

To be considered for the role ideally you will have advanced excel skills, very strong numeracy ability, be analytical and have persuasive communication skills. Whilst you don’t need to be formally degree qualified some training in APICS or equivalent would be well regarded.

If you are interested in this position please apply below. If you would like to discuss further please call Luke McDonald on 02 9421 5900 quoting job reference number LM170711F
If you have any difficulties applying please email us

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