Welcome to Diamond Sports! Please sign in to your account.

Purchaser/ Senior Purchaser

Are you innovative, passionate, driven and will not stop till you find a solution?  If you are, join Team Rapsodo!

“Our vision is to help everyone reach their full potential as an athlete.”

~ Batuhan Okur, CEO.

Rapsodo is a Sports Technology company with offices in the USA, Singapore and Turkey. We develop sports analytics products that are data-driven, portable and easy-to-use to empower athletes at all skill levels to analyse and improve their performance. From Major League Baseball star pitchers to Golf tour players, athletes use Rapsodo technology to up their game across the world.  Trusted by coaches and players from youths to professionals, Rapsodo provides real-time insights for all-time performance.

We are innovative, focused and rapidly growing. We are continuously looking for team players who will stop at nothing to deliver state of the art solutions as part of Team Rapsodo.

JOB LOCATION
Singapore
JOB DESCRIPTION

As Rapsodo continues to grow and expand our business in Asia and internationally, we are looking for a driven, empathetic and dynamic experienced Purchaser who will be able to process purchasing requisitions from the managers in the field and turn those requisitions into purchase orders. The incumbent will be responsible for creating purchase order tracking systems, alerting management when orders have been filled and invoices from vendors have been issued, answering vendor questions and providing them with additional documentation as needed.

The successful candidate for this position preferably should have experience within the manufacturing industry and a strong understanding of supply chain management concepts.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Purchase goods, materials, components or services in line with specified cost, quality and delivery targets
  • Support the purchasing function and other relevant departments and communicate any supply problems which may impact on business operations
  • Act as an interface between suppliers and other relevant departments on purchasing processes and new projects and activities
  • Monitor and advise on any issues which present risk or opportunity to the organisation
  • Monitor market trends, competitor strategies and market suppliers
  • Provide analysis on costs, new and existing and review cost reduction activities
  • Prepare reports and updates as and when required
  • Work closely with others in the procurement function and review opportunities for continuous improvement and business improvements
  • Negotiate contracts, improve prices and terms of business with suppliers and review opportunities to make business savings utilising negotiation and procurement best practice tools and methods
  • Prepare and raise purchase orders and order schedules
  • Build, maintain and manage supplier relationships and keep up good communications
  • Ensure that a professional and consistent approach is taken in relation to all supplier relationships
  • Ensure compliance to company guidelines, purchasing policies and procedures and OJEU guidance during supplier negotiations and contracts award process.
  • Conduct research for new components and suppliers
  • Compile data relating to supplier performance to enable evaluation
  • Assess and evaluate suppliers and contribute to performance reviews to ensure contract compliance
  • Contact suppliers to resolve price, quality, delivery or invoice issues
SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
  • Degree in Business Management, Supply Chain, Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum 3-5 years of working experience preferably within a manufacturing environment. Those with more years of experience will be considered for Senior Purchaser.
  • Able to build and maintain effective and productive relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Strong communication, negotiation, interpersonal and influencing skills
  • Analytical, numerically astute with strong demonstrated problem-solving abilities
  • Commercial and financial awareness with a full understanding of how failure impacts the production, manufacture and customer order fulfilment
  • Good knowledge of purchasing, negotiation, commercial understanding and cost breakdown
  • Able to add value, reduce costs and inputs to business improvements
  • An understanding of automotive processes and components would be advantageous
  • Able to manage time effectively, prioritise tasks and work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Good team player
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel and Powerpoint

If you think you have what it takes and would like to be a part of this fast-paced and constantly evolving team with great learning and growth opportunities, please send your application to hr.singapore@rapsodo.com