Dell Senior Analyst, Purchasing in China

Job Title --Senior Analyst Purchasing

Competitive salary

Location --Shenzhen, China

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 [Senior Analyst Purchasing] on our [ GSCM NPP purchasing] team in [Shenzhen China] .

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

  • With basic knowledge within their commodity area and a focus on more complex high value purchases, develops and fosters cooperative relationships while analyzing situations accurately and developing effective courses of action.

  • Participates as a member of cross-functional teams and works across lines of business and functions to manage the cost of purchased materials against current standard cost and supports specific programs while uncovering material availability issues, technical matters, ideas and recommendations.

  • Manage inventory within the supply base to ensure timely availability of both new and repair products. Manage the most effective returns process and costs for defective materials.

  • Responsible for placing purchase orders for a variety of goods, services and materials as well as executing short range goals and following through on savings opportunities

  • Analyze and manage data from the SAP MRP/NPI requirements and other various lean tools used to support the Availability Plan.

  • 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, requirements, specifications, quality levels, delivery, cost, risk and data integrity, while understanding procurement tools.

  • Communicates to suppliers needs and expectations while providing feedback to the suppliers regarding their performance.

  • Accomplish assignments and meet goals in a professional and timely manner.

Essential Requirements

  • 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

  • Typically requires 3+ years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or an advanced degree without experience; or equivalent experience. EMS factory purchasing experiences is a plus.

Desirable Requirements

  • Max 0 - 5 bullet point of requirements that may be helpful, but not necessary


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 can drive our supply chain to give us competitive advantage, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.

Closing date: xx xxxxxxxxx 20xx .

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