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Procurement Specialist

Date: Jan 10, 2019

Location: Chongqing, China, CN

Company: Corning

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Corning’s Display Technologies segment manufactures glass substrates for active matrix liquid crystal displays (“LCDs”) that are used primarily in LCD televisions, notebook computers and flat panel desktop monitors.

Day to Day Responsibilities:


  • MRO parts, maintenance services and non-inventory commodities sourcing, negotiation, purchasing and expediting
  • Cross function communication for specification, scope of work and delivery schedule for orders
  • Coordinate with local/oversea suppliers to maintain reasonable inventory for MRO parts & other materials with periodically review on safety stock, slow moving and consumption;
  • Follow Corning competitive bidding process to ensure reasonable price for non-inventory purchasing
  • Manage suppliers’ performance on cost, delivery, quality and service
  • Support warehouse on physical goods/ERP system receiving and coordinate payments schedule to suppliers
  • Achieve cost saving targets according to lowest manufacture cost strategy
  • Conduct internal customers to follow procurement policy and process on all purchasing request


Education & Experience  

  • Bachelor Degree, major in business administration, Engineer or other related
  • 3-5 years’ experience in indirect purchasing area is preferred

Required Skills                                                

  • Purchasing experiences in a multinational company
  • Good negotiation skill
  • Sourcing experiences
  • Fluent English in oral and written


Soft Skills                                                

  • Customer Focus
  • Good communication Skills
  • Flexible, patient and positive working attitude


Employee Referral Level: 1