BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Buyer/Planner in Tuas, Singapore
Job Description Summary
Consolidates purchase forecasts for assigned products. Prepares MPS in a timely manner, optimize the use of available resources and co-ordinate with related departments to ensure product, volume and shipment compliance to targeted levels.
Manages demand exceptions, inventory and supply. Analyzes options and makes recommendations with businesses/ value streams.
Generates detailed production schedule in a timely manner. Check for material availabilities, coordinates with relevant parties to ensure smooth production run.
Responsible for assigned raw material inventory planning and replenishment to support production smoothly without disruptions.
Maintains optimum stock levels, minimizing inventory holding cost & meeting budget. Maintains obsolescence cost at minimum.
Drives key review platforms such as production consensus meeting, S&OP or supply review meetings to ensure operation plans are realistic and meeting customer's delivery requirements.
Perform purchasing activities – sourcing, audit, qualification, negotiation, escalation, supply planning, supplier evaluation and documentation for production materials.
Ensure uninterrupted supplies and services from suppliers without compromising quality while safe guarding the business interest.
Participating and contributing in Continuous Improvement/Cost reduction projects and activities.
Provide proposals and recommendation to management and end-user for planning & budget management.
Apply purchasing strategies to maximize buy position and ensure sufficient safety inventory.
Supplier Relationship Management (SRM)
Primary Work Location
SGP Tuas - Tuas Plant
BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.