Planner / Buyer

  • Job Category
    Healthcare / Pharmaceutical, Logistics / Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Personal Care / Beauty, Purchasing / Merchandising
  • Job level
    Junior Executive
  • Contract type
    Permanent, Full Time
  • Location
  • Salary
    S$3600 - S$4500

Job Description


  • Manage customer forecasts and analyze forecast trends.
  • Manage new product introduction.
  • Analyze and validate production capacity evaluation on a timely basis.
  • Maintain planning and purchasing parameters in SAP and ensure standard work processes strictly adhere.
  • Release process orders as planned and ensure closure upon completion of the production process.
  • Determine material requirements based on the production plan and release purchase orders to suppliers.
  • Ensure raw materials and packaging materials are according to corporate and statutory guidelines and requirements.
  • Issuance of demand forecast to suppliers.
  • Maintain an updated approved vendor list.
  • Monitor inventory performance to plan against targets set. Plan and minimize exposure to End-of-Life and obsolescence material.
  • Ensure order fulfillment and track Complete In Full, On Time (CIFOT) and Delivery In Full, On Time (DIFOT) rate.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management or related field
  • 2 - 3 years of relevant experience in planning and purchasing in the chemical or pharmaceutical industry.
  • Relevant experience in SAP, ISO 9001 will be an added advantage.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) is a must.
  • Self-motivated, strong analytical thinking capability, proven ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • The candidate must be willing to work at Tai Seng upon joining and at Tuas subsequently.

Closing on 20 Mar 2021