Dell Sr. Analyst, Purchasing in Bukit Mertajam, Malaysia

Sr. Analyst, Purchasing

Competitive salary

Bukit Mertajam, Penang

Dell provides the technology that transforms the way we all work and live. But we are more than a technology company — we are a people company. We inspire, challenge and respect every one of our over 100,000 employees. We also provide them with unparalleled growth and development opportunities. We can’t wait for you to discover this for yourself as a Sr. Analyst, Purchasing on our Materials & Procurement team in Dell APCC2, Bukit Mertajam, Penang, Malaysia.

Our products drive human progress. Our Purchasing team drives the progress of our supply systems. We lead strategic and operational commodity teams, while developing supplier strategy, long-range plans and the optimization of the global supply chain. Our remit includes setting delivery performance goals and implementing procurement initiatives and process improvements. We also oversee the planning and obtaining of materials, components, equipment and services for all parts of the business, including checking requisitions, developing new supply sources and ensuring best quality at best value from third parties.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for placing purchase orders for a variety of goods, services and materials.

  • Reviews necessary invoices with accounts payable and assists in analyzing vendor responses to performance.

  • Manages purchasing role in supporting technology plans and managing data requirements as well as other various tools.

  • Global Commodity buyers for Power (PDP/PDUs/Batt), Drives, PCB/SLICs, Chassis/Enclosures.

  • Develop , align and implement KPIs for COS activities.

  • Assist with driving closure on corrective actions that improve key COS metrics and overall performance.

  • Successfully drive COS improvements and work with global partners to identify and implement best of breed practices.

  • Identify, evaluate and report on supplier performance to executive team on monthly basis.

Essential Requirements:

  • Typically requires 2+ years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or an advanced degree without experience; or equivalent experience.

  • Ability to track supply and availability of components, materials and or services.

  • Communication skills.

  • Ability to work effectively with senior management.

  • Interpersonal skills.

  • Organizational skills.

  • Results driven.

  • Possesses operational command of the business.


We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities — all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.

If you have the logistical skills and attention to detail to get our customers’ products to them on time, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.

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