Job Openings Senior Procurement

About the job Senior Procurement

Position Title: Senior Procurement

Classification: Associate

Salary Grade: 30,000-60,000 Peso / month

Reports To: Account Manager, Client

Primary Relationships: Client Team

Date: April 2022

Schedule: US Business Hours

BACKGROUND:
The goals of the Senior Procurement Specialist is to function as a factory liaison on behalf of
Coastal Source, and provide supply chain assistance and forecasting.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Visit existing and promising manufacturers for control, verification, testing, and
inspections of facilities, processes, machinery, and compliance
Inspect Client's production at various international factories and verify QC before shipment

Work with Coastal Source partner factories to streamline the prototyping and sample
approval process
Research competitive local and international manufactures that are capable of
producing for Coastal Source at our target prices, specifications, and quality standards
Assist with supply chain management and procurement as needed through product
setup, inventory management, order placement/tracking, and coordination/follow-up
with suppliers.
Assist the Coastal Source team with logistics monitoring, making recommendations for
improvements and cost-effective solutions throughout our process and product line
Become an expert on current and future Coastal Source products using all available
resources (dealer website, CSU, Testing/QC standards documents, etc.)
Work with our US and international staff (US, Canada, and Philippines) to develop and
create full specification and documentation packages

DESIRED SKILLS:
Must have:

Fluent in English
Highly technical, organized, and efficient
Self-motivated
SAP or similar ERP system experience
Experience with quality control, verification, testing, and inspections
Strong research skills to locate suitable, quality, & competitive manufacturers
Supply chain management experience
Strong communication (both verbal and written)

Nice to have:

Chinese fluency
Experience in low voltage electrical, lighting, or audio
Strong troubleshooting and product improvement skills
Ability to read and understand plans and basic circuit diagrams
Familiarity with consumer electronics products
Interest and experience in outdoor living and landscapes
SolidWorks software experience.