Date:  Jun 22, 2022
Division:  Plasma Control Technologies (40000002)

Penang, MY

Requisition ID:  6204

The COMET Group is one of the world’s leading companies in optimizing its customers’ products and services by providing high-quality components, systems and services in the fields of x-ray, vacuum and RF technology.

COMET Plasma Control Technologies is a leading expert in RF power delivery and a global innovation partner of RF related businesses. Our customers are primarily manufacturers in the semiconductor and adjacent industries.


Job Descriptions:


    • Place Purchase Orders for direct materials per requirements driven by MRP
    • Ensure timely uninterrupted materials availability per planning requirements
    • Work with Planning analyze planning requirements to ensure materials availability for production
    • Communicate with Supply Chain/Materials managers to review material deliveries to complete work order demands, as required
    • Review non-compliant issues and order changes and work with manufacturing engineers and supply chain team members to schedule replacements or repairs
    • Communicate issues with engineering change orders (ECO) and coordinate phasing in of the new revisions.
    • Issue quotes, in coordination with Supply Chain/Materials Managers
    • Make sure that Materials Master data and Info records are updated as required
    • Review MRP open order POs and manage pull-in / push-out signals as required
    • Respond to all supplier communication promptly
    • Have regular meetings with the suppleirs to maintain strong relationship
    • Own primary accountability for OTD supplier performance >98%
    • Own resolution of order and delivery related supplier problems / escalation processes
    • Provide backup support for other buyers during absence
    • Additional projects may be assigned, as required


Job Requirements:

    • Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree preferred
    • Minimum 5 years Purchasing experience
    • Microsoft Outlook, SAP and Excel proficiency
    • Teamwork approach to work.  This includes working with Production, Planning, and Engineering to meet the business needs that exists
    • Must be comfortable building and maintaining professional relationships with suppliers
    • Excellent communication (both verbal and written).  
    • High proficiency in English
    • Good problem-solving skills
    • Creative and analytical skills
    • High integrity and discretion
    • Enjoys working with people
    • Detail-oriented mind-set, diligent and accurate while working under a time pressure.
    • Self-motivated and flexible individual able to function in a high energy, fast paced team environment with minimal direction​​​​​​​

We will provide you with a multifaceted challenge in a successful Swiss company that continues to grow. You will work in a dynamic, international environment, collaborating with colleagues from all disciplines (from development to production to sales).

If you are interested in broadening your professional horizons, we look forward to receiving your complete online application with a letter of motivation, CV, testimonials and academic qualifications.