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malaysia Procurement Operations Buyer (Japanese Speaking)

  • Location
    (MALAYSIA) and Petaling Jaya
  • Job Reference
    15784
  • Functional Area/Experience
    Business, Accounting & Finance / Fresh Graduate

Job Description & Qualifications

At IBM, work is more than a job – it’s a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you’ve never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world’s most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.

Your Role and Responsibilities

As a Procurement Professional, you will be part of the Procurement Center that is essential for procurement operations and in providing a consistent global procurement process that consolidates purchase order processing and renders procurement support services in centralized locations around the world.

  • Be involved in the full spectrum (end-to-end) of procurement activities
  • Consolidate low risk, low value and fast-turn around transactions
  • Provide advice on supplier contracts to ensure IBM benefits from the best possible value and service from quality suppliers
  • Be accountable for individual results and the impact on the team, interrelated activities or project
  • May lead technical support or business process

Required Expertise

  • Bachelor degree in Supply Chain Management, Mechanical or Electronic and Electrical Engineering or any field
  • Fresh graduate – 3 years in direct and indirect Procurement, semi-conductor industry
  • Experience and working knowledge in key functional processes, and awareness of business activities

About Business Unit

The IBM Finance organization is responsible for driving enterprise performance and transformation.  We are the financial stewards of IBM, delivering IBM’s financial strategy, developing new business models, and mitigating enterprise risk. Do you have a passion for creating business value? Join our team in accounting, financial planning, pricing, business controls, tax, treasury, business development (acquisitions & divestitures), and global financing.

Your Life @ IBM

Are you craving to learn more? Prepared to solve some of the world’s most unique challenges? And ready to shape the future for millions of people? If so, then it’s time to join us, express your individuality, unleash your curiosity and discover new possibilities.

Every IBMer, and potential ones like yourself, has a voice, carves their own path, and uses their expertise to help co-create and add to our story. Together, we have the power to make meaningful change – to alter the fabric of our clients, of society and IBM itself, to create a truly positive impact and make the world work better for everyone.

It’s time to define your career.

About IBM

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.

Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we’re also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business.

At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it’s time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.

Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



Job Skills/Competencies Required

  • Strong keenness in pursuing a career in procurement, having knowledge in the procurement process, transaction process, and financial delivery
  • Ability to communicate and negotiate effectively and to exchange information, ideas, and concepts
  • Strong problem-solving abilities: using advanced technical knowledge to perform and apply new technical procedures to the business processes, recommending improvements to existing technical procedures based on understanding of new technologies
  • Ability to work individually and as a team member (may set work priorities within well-established procedures and objectives or provide coordination of activities)
  • Proficiency in English & Japanese. Candidates must be able to speak fluent Japanese read and write Japanese. Local candidates graduated in Japan universities, having JLPT 1 and 2 are welcomed to apply.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Having knowledge in SAP Ariba is an added advantage.