Project Buyer

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Shenzhen

Reports to: Head of Purchasing Department
Salary: 550 – 600k CNY per year net-based salary + bonus, housing, international insurance, flights, and allowances

Our Client

Our Client is a private multinational company. They offer a high level of competence in research development and production of mechatronic components for the automotive, motorcycles, appliance, HVAC, and energy industries.

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities

  • Support R&D to identify best components solution in performances and price according to Purchasing guidelines and negotiation strategy (led by commodity managers). Have to challenge the organization on design to manufacture philosophy, enabling a stable process for serial production and a cost- effective method.
  • Ensure that accurate RFQ’s are issued towards suppliers, defined purchasing processes followed, and strategies from Commodity Managers implemented.
  • Support R&D/NPI for material procurement; Define the quantity, release orders follow up with material arrival till the warehouse of the designated plant, catalog distributors and manufacturers (eventually with commodity managers support).
  • Assume responsibility for a successful product launch for new projects regarding budget, planning, scheduling, stakeholder satisfaction.
  • Support regular cross-functional Product Launch Team meeting store view the program schedule and be the focal point for the Team on purchasing related topics driving the open issues and giving a constant update to Commodity Managers and PL, PM.
  • Support supplier events to align expectations at all critical stages of the project.
  • Demonstrate problem-solving capabilities on all program-related topics
  • Attend R&D/NPI meetings with suppliers, updating commodity managers about actions.


  • Master’s degree in Electronic Engineering is a plus
  • Solid knowledge of Supply Chain and Procurement
  • Experience in Electrical Vehicle charging stations will be a plus
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Proactive, taking ownership, managing time, consistently meeting deadlines, open-mindedness
  • English language fluency and availability to travel are essential requirements
  • Mandarin language is a plus but not required

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