Cobra International Co., Ltd.

Senior Sourcing Specialist

Cobra International Co., Ltd.
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Posted on 28 Feb 2021

Senior Sourcing Specialist

Cobra International Co., Ltd.

Job Highlights

  • Growth mindset
  • Leadership and Team player
  • Ability to work within a high dynamic organization

Job Description

The Sr. Sourcing Specialist responsibilities include developing sourcing strategies, maintaining positive relationships with suppliers, coordinating with internal teams to support their needs.

To be successful as a Sr. Sourcing Specialist you should be able to manage and optimize Sourcing activities and processes. An outstanding Sr. Sourcing Specialist should have excellent leadership abilities and be able to negotiate the best possible deals with suppliers.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Developing sourcing strategies.
  • Lead sourcing and the identification of potential business partners, who would be able to either provide a service or/and a product as required by company.
  • Provide strategic input into the New Product/New material Introduction / Product transferring
  • Develop sources of supply as required for supply chain, engineering and other company needs.
  • Works as a liaison to design engineering to understand specifications and performance test requirements in order to facilitate procurement of parts
  • Investigates potential suppliers and recommends those most desirable.
  • Work collaboratively with the operations team.
  • Work effectively with the Supply Chain team and QA team to monitor supplier performance and seek continuous improvement opportunities
  • Prepare management summaries as required for all aspects of supplier selection and management

Necessary Skill / Experience  

  • Thai nationality aged over 35 years old.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, science, or related field is essential
  •  Minimum 5 - 6 years working experience in Strategic Sourcing field in a sizable business.
  •  Fluent in English both spoken and written is essential, ability to communicate in Chinese will be advantage
  • Advanced commercial negotiation skills are essential
  • In-depth knowledge of the ISO system, such as ISO9001, TS16949.
  • Strong Project Management experience is desirable
  • Able to work independently and able to travel overseas
  • Experience in trading, plastics, automotive, metal, or appliance industry will be advantage

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
6 years
Job Type

Company Overview

Cobra International is a world-leader in the manufacturing of fiber-reinforce composite part used for water sports, transportation and recreational applications. We are looking for some capable personnel to join our Management Team at Amata Nakorn Industrial Estate, phase 4, in Chonburi, Thailand.

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