Material Purchasing Manager (Automotive-Tier 1)

Location: Bangkok Province, Thailand
Job Type: Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Specialization: Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics & Transportation
Sub Specialization: Buyer / Merchandising
Contact: Nalini Rangkaeo
Reference: JO-1807-398063

Material Purchasing Manager (Automotive-Tier 1)

Job Description

  • Leading and improving material cost spending.
  • Lead and follow up overall dept. cost reduction budget and action plan to meet on time line.
  • Providing the savings report monthly.
  • Managing and approving the vendor list.
  • Managing cost estimation process for new business.
  • Perform sourcing process on time, accuracy of document, negotiation competitive price & tooling and compliance with company policy (RFQ & term -> supplier selection).
  • Managing PO issue/sign off and maintain company terms and conditions.
  • Coordinating with supplier regarding DST's cost reduction.
  • Managing / updating purchasing Saving Tracker.
  • Managing supply base / relationship.
  • Participate in regional and global strategic sourcing efforts.
  • Participate in a cross functional team such as APQP meeting, program meeting.
  • Problem solving on supplier concerns with Buyer.
  • Internal auditor on SCMG process & practice of Buyer.


  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical/ Industrial engineer or related field
  • 8 - 10 years of experience in Production Material purchasing.
  • Experienced in Automotive industry working environment.
  • 5 Years of experience in management level