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Supply Chain and Buyer

Date: Jul 30, 2019

Location: Shanghai, CN

Company: Briggs and Stratton

Position Description

Responsible for continuously improving forecast accuracy and optimizing inventory levels to meet high customer service level goals in an international environment. Manages operational relationships with current and new supply base of parts, service & repairs parts. Plans the distribution requirements for all parts, service & repairs parts.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Ensures the on-time delivery of components to meet the production and customer demand
  2. Expedites processing of finished goods and service parts by releasing and processing customer orders; works with supplier on vendor managed inventory
  3. Maintains inventory turns, fill rates, backorder dollar objectives and resolves supplier issues
  4. Maintains purchase requisitions and invoices including: expediting shipments by preparing and following-up on orders and obtains certifications of delivery and verifies against purchase orders
  5. Uses fundamental purchasing practices, evaluates quotes and performs cost/price and value analysis to select, recommend or develop alternative suppliers
  6. Assists with supplier training for relevant processes and procedures
  7. Maintains necessary records of purchase, price, stock and consumption, supplier/vendor, specifications and catalog files
  8. Monitors inventory control, scheduling, forecast accuracy, buying, sourcing, planning and Distribution Center support
  9. Performs liaison activities between areas of manufacturing, production and distribution
  10. Performs other duties as assigned

Job Skills Requirements

  • Knowledge of strategic sourcing and supply strategies, purchasing function concepts and supplier commodity processes and practices
  • Good communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work with multiple business functions and find balance in conflicting priorities
  • Proficient computer skills including familiarity with SAP, Access, Google, and MS Office applications
  • Ability to meet deadlines and organize and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to work independently and within a team to see a wide range of detailed work through completion
  • Fluent in English and primary language used in area of responsibility and/or location


Bachelor's Degree in Business or related field, or equivalent education and experience

Experience Requirements

A minimum of three year of experience in purchasing or related field in a manufacturing environment

Physical & Environmental Requirements

百力通公司成立于1908年, 总部位于美国威斯康辛州密尔沃基市,是全球知名的户外动力设备风冷式汽油发动机制造商。我们为世界各地的OEM设计、制造、推广符合他们需要的发动机,并为这些发动机提供售后服务。同时,百力通也制造和销售发电机、高压清洗机、扫雪机、割草机和草坪车等草坪护理产品,并在这些领域处于市场优势地位。我们的产品遍布全球100多个国家。
百力通(上海)是百力通公司(Briggs & Stratton) 在中国的子公司,是百力通在中国的销售、市场和服务中心。我们在中国拥有近200家OEM客户和300多家授权服务商。凭借业界独有的发动机应用中心,百力通为OEM客户提供产品配套与认证支持。300多家授权服务商为百力通销售到中国的产品提供配件支持和售后服务。

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Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Briggs & Stratton is the world’s famous producer of air-cooled gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. We design, manufacture, market, and service these engines for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) worldwide and provide after-sales services for these engines as well. We also design, manufacture, and sell generators, high pressure washers and snow sweepers and run the lawn products lines like Simplicity, Snapper, Ferris and Murray. Our products spread more than one hundred countries across six continents.
Briggs & Stratton engines are powerful and durable. They are widely used on lawn and garden equipment, construction equipment and agriculture equipment. These engines offer continuous power for walk-behind lawn mowers, riding lawnmowers, trowels, compactors, generators, water pumps and tillers. Currently, our largest market segment is lawn and garden industry. Our products have been recognized by millions of people all over the world.

We are offering competitive remuneration package and excellent incentives.
Interested parties, please email your resume both in English & Chineseand and expected salary to us.
For more information, please visit
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