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Raw Material Buyer

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Company :
Samsung Electronics America

Location :
Austin, Texas

Expiry Date :
Sun, 25 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Description :
Position Summary Samsung Austin Semiconductor is one of the most advanced semiconductor manufacturing facilities in the world with more than 3,000 employees and 2.45 million square feet of floor space. Samsung Austin Semiconductor has broad semiconductor process technology offerings serving customers in various application areas including mobile, consumer, networking/high performance computing, Internet of Things, RF and automotive. Since 1996, SAS has invested approximately $17 billion in its Austin, TX campus, making it one of the largest direct foreign investments in United States history. Samsung Austin Semiconductor is a US-based subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. The Austin facility is one of the few semiconductor plants the company has outside South Korea. Visit SAS is focused on being the World s Best Foundry product supplier. Role and Responsibilities * Seeking highly motivated individual with strong communication skills, initiative, attention to detail, customer service and flexibility. * Raw Material Buyer is responsible for entire supply chain of semiconductor raw materials, from vendor selection/setup through price negotiation, purchase order creation, order tracking, days of stock management and vendor management. * Role requires ability to manage relationships externally (with vendor, 3PL, etc.) and internally (Logistics, Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality and other support groups, and Korean HQ counterparts) to ensure semiconductor Fab has continuous secure supply of material. * Work within a dynamic and demanding 24/7 manufacturing environment, sourcing the most advanced high purity raw materials. * Raw Material Buyer role includes a combination of the following: * PO creation. * Stock management for optimal days of inventory (shortage and scrap prevention). * Order tracking and follow-up. * Local price negotiation. * Identify and execute cost savings projects. * Contract negotiation and revision. * Forecast review and management with Engineering. * Vendor selection and setup. * Vendor management, including Corrective Action issuance/ and potentially site visits/audits. * Management of non-conforming material through RMA process. * Continuous improvement projects for systems and processes. * Reporting as needed. * Buyer has opportunity for certification and training, both in the field of SCM and within their specific commodity. * Work days and hours: 1st-Shift, M-F 8am to 5pm. Skills and Qualifications * 4 year degree, Business/Supply Chain is preferred. * CPM/CPSM/CPIM certification a plus. * Supply chain management experience is preferred. * Strong understanding of core supply chain functions, including, but not limited to: air/sea/land logistics; RFP/RFQ; MRP and PO management; supply/demand planning; and vendor selection and management. * MS Office proficiency. * SAP or similar ERP experience. * Presentation skills, both verbally and slide preparation. * Please visit Samsung membership to see Privacy Policy, which defaults according to your location. You can change Country/Language at the bottom of the page. If you are European Economic Resident, please click here. * Samsung Electronics America, Inc. and its subsidiaries are committed to employing a diverse workforce, and provide Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.