Senior Indirect Procurement (Japanese Speaking)

  • Full-time
  • Business Function: Commodity
  • Work Location: BangPa-In Building 2--LOC_WDT_TH1412
  • Job Type (exemption status): Exempt position - Please see related compensation & benefits details below

Company Description

At Western Digital, our vision is to power global innovation and push the boundaries of technology to make what you thought was once impossible, possible.

At our core, Western Digital is a company of problem solvers. People achieve extraordinary things given the right technology. For decades, we’ve been doing just that. Our technology helped people put a man on the moon.

We are a key partner to some of the largest and highest growth organizations in the world. From energizing the most competitive gaming platforms, to enabling systems to make cities safer and cars smarter and more connected, to powering the data centers behind many of the world’s biggest companies and public cloud, Western Digital is fueling a brighter, smarter future.

Binge-watch any shows, use social media or shop online lately? You’ll find Western Digital supporting the storage infrastructure behind many of these platforms. And, that flash memory card that captures and preserves your most precious moments? That’s us, too.

We offer an expansive portfolio of technologies, storage devices and platforms for business and consumers alike. Our data-centric solutions are comprised of the Western Digital®, G-Technology™, SanDisk® and WD® brands.

Today’s exceptional challenges require your unique skills. It’s You & Western Digital. Together, we’re the next BIG thing in data.

Job Description

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Purchase Requisition management through coordination 
  • PO Management: Creation and tracking
  • Executes Delivery Management to ensure the timely arrival of items
  • Escalation of Delivery issues for immediate resolution
  • Acts to immediately resolve issues on Goods Received and discrepancy issues with stakeholders.
  • Facilitate Voice of Customer Meetings with End-users to confirm requirements and other plans that may impact purchasing requirements
  • Perform the work as been assigned.

Qualifications

REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor's degree in any field
  • At least 6 years in procurement or supply chain
  • Able to handle the report 

PREFERRED: 

  • Understand the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and Quality Management Systems
  • Any procurement or supply chain certification is preferred
  • Knowledge of Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Good command of spoken and written Japanese
  • High integrity
  • Familiar with life in Japan and up-to-date of Japan in general; for the benefit of sourcing

 SKILLS:

  • Good command of English communications
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools such as Excel, Powerpoint, and Word
  • Computer literacy
  • Coordination skills
  • Communication skills
  • Relationship Management
  • Result Oriented
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Exhibit humility
  • Being observant
  • Service-minded

Additional Information

Western Digital thrives on the power and potential of diversity. As a global company, we believe the most effective way to embrace the diversity of our customers and communities is to mirror it from within. We believe the fusion of various perspectives results in the best outcomes for our employees, our company, our customers, and the world around us. We are committed to an inclusive environment where every individual can thrive through a sense of belonging, respect and contribution.

Western Digital is committed to offering opportunities to applicants with disabilities and ensuring all candidates can successfully navigate our careers website and our hiring process. Please contact us at [email protected] to advise us of your accommodation request. In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.