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Date: May 17, 2023

Location: Shanghai, SH, CN, 200333

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 60621


Corning is vital to progress – in the industries we help shape and in the world we share.

We invent life-changing technologies using materials science. Our scientific and manufacturing expertise, boundless curiosity, and commitment to purposeful invention place us at the center of the way the world interacts, works, learns, and lives.

Our sustained investment in research, development, and invention means we’re always ready to solve the toughest challenges alongside our customers. 

The Global Supply Management (GSM) Function is recognized as a critical function for business success.  It delivers the training, tools and opportunities needed to create innovative solutions for the function & the corporation.  GSM has leading edge, effective processes to anticipate and exceed customer requirements.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • To prepare and solicit quotations and proposals with pertinent specifications, terms and conditions on assigned commodities & service, including but not limit to raw materials, finished goods, consulting service, IT service etc.
  • Follow the Global Buying Policy to ensure compliance.
  • Develop and review specifications, statements of work, performance terms and accept/reject criteria.
  • Conduct negotiations with potential and/or current major suppliers to obtain maximum value.
  • Collect necessary information from relative party to release purchasing orders
  • Handle the internal process of purchasing requirement application, purchasing order releasement manually or by system.
  • Work with cross function team to handle return order process.
  • Monthly closing with finance team.
  • Other tasks assigned.


Education & Experience  

  • Bachelor or above degree, major in SCM, global trade or other related experience.
  • 5-7 years’ experience in purchasing, SCM in multinational company.


Required Skills        

  • Familiar with ERP, SAP, MS office software.
  • CET4 and above
  • Knowledge of global and domestic trading, order release process


Desired Skills  

  • Strong experience of direct & indirect purchasing
  • Good communication/Patient/Attentive​​​​​​​


Soft Skills                                                

  • Self-motivated and disciplined
  • Sense of urgency and adapt plan to meet objectives
  • Cross-cultural Sensitivity and Customer Focus
  • Good communication skill and positive working attitude in team