Purchasing Manager (Automotive Manufacturer)

Location Rayong
Discipline FMCG and Retail
Job reference BH27782
Salary 130,000-150,000THB/Month
Job startdate ASAP
Consultant email thanathip.d@manpower.co.th


    • Forecast levels of demand for services and products

    • Conduct research to source the best products and suppliers in terms of best value, delivery schedules and quality

    • Evaluate bids and make recommendations, based on commercial and technical factors

    • Negotiate and agree contracts, monitoring the quality of service provided

    • Keep contract files and use them as reference for the future

    • Build and maintain good relationships with new and existing suppliers

    • Manage and motivate a team of procurement staff, coordinate with China team

    • Liaise between suppliers, manufacturers, internal teams such as supply chain, planning, marketing, it and sales, and customers

    • Develop strategies to make sure that cost savings and supplier performance targets are achieved - or exceeded

    • Forecast price trends and their impact on future activities

    • Give presentations about market analysis and possible growth

    • Develop and implement a procurement strategy

    • Ensure suppliers are aware of business objectives

    • Keep up to date with trends and innovations, regulation and new technology that can impact on the business


    • Thai Nationality, Male/Female

    • Bachelor's Degree or Higher in Engineering or related.

    • At least 8 years up working experience in Procurement , Sourcing or Buyer in Automotive Business

    • Familiar with Free zone/BOI/Form E/Form D business

    • Professional capability for international trade

    • Experience in SAP is an advantage

    • Proficient in MS Office and PowerPoint

    • Require a higher level of innovation and teamwork

    • Strong communication awareness , proactive

Interested candidate please apply here or contact: Thanathip Duangjai  0619616162 for more details.