Supply Chain Director

Job title: Supply Chain Director
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Kuala Lumpur
Salary: Above RM25,000 per month
Contact name: Andre Chiang
Contact email:
Published: 11 months ago

Job description

​About our client

Our client is in manufacturing in the FMCG sector. Listed in the NYSE with a strong global presence.

About the role

Since the Malaysia is a manufacturing centre and hub for our client, this incumbent will take on a very important role of driving the organizations supply chain Head function to drive the all things related to the function. Manufacturing out of Malaysia contributes to 47% of our clients global out put.

Your responsibilities

  • Manage a group of supply chain team and managers.

  • Manage compliance with occupational health and safety regulations by setting safety checks.

  • Procure quality items by ensuring all purchases are made according to the agreed specifications.

  • Grow the supplier database by creating alliances with distributors.

  • Ensure timely and correct communication of authorized orders to suppliers to facilitate timely delivery of ordered goods and services.

  • Develop sources for procuring supplies, services, and equipment by attending demonstrations, contacting vendors.

  • Selecting supply and distribution methods by tracking the efficiencies of each delivery mode, e.g. road, air, and road.

  • Manage returns to suppliers for rejected materials by assuring these rejected materials are up to standard through rejection reasons.

  • Head up all supply chain department by ensuring all subordinates are in line and performing according to the department's mandate.

  • Ensure optimum supplies at all times by reviewing reports concerning inventory levels.

  • Ensure appropriate procedure controls and certification are in order at suppliers.

  • Ensure optimum staffing for all sections under the supply chain by putting together a demand-driven staffing model.

  • Improve supply chain efficiencies by automating all key supply chain processes. Implements new technologies to advance competence in supply chain development.

You will have

  • Any degree related to Supply Chain.

  • More than 15 years of experience within Supply chain global manufacturing, with at least 8 years of that managing a team in a leadership position.

  • LEAN Black Belt, or a working understanding of Continuous Improvement manufacturing, JIT and related manufacturing methodologies will be an advantage.

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