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Bukit Mertajam, Malaysia

Sr. Analyst, Purchasing (Cost Analyst)

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Senior Purchasing Analyst

Our products drive human progress. Our Purchasing team drives the progress of our supply systems. We lead strategic and operational commodity teams, while developing supplier strategy, long-range plans and the optimization of the global supply chain. Our remit includes setting delivery performance goals and implementing procurement initiatives and process improvements. We also oversee the planning and obtaining of materials, components, equipment and services for all parts of the business, including checking requisitions, developing new supply sources and ensuring best quality at best value from third parties.

Join us as a Senior Purchasing Analyst on our Cost Analysis -Materials & Procurement team in Bukit Mertajam, Penang to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact.


What you’ll achieve
Dell's is one of the Best Run Supply Chain's in the world - renowned for its efficiency and speed of execution. Dell pioneered the Dell Direct Model enabled by a supply chain that generated significant cost and speed efficiencies. Over the last few years, Dell has enabled numerous other sales channels including retail and manufacturing with partner ODMs. The Dell SC is getting transformed with multiple modes of manufacturing and fulfillment to service demands from different customer segments

The key objective is to help Dell's global operations to streamline processes, cut costs and improve efficiencies. The team has a very strong pool of talent coming from premier schools and industries and possesses diverse expertise and skillsets. It's the place to be for "work hard, play hard".

You will:
• The Cost Analyst will work with Procurement, Finance, Operations and other functional teams to:

     - Run spend analytics and highlight focus categories for cost reduction.

     - Validate cost components of each Line of Business (LOB) to ensure accuracy.

     - Roll up bill of material (BOM) cost for each platform and report and fix the discrepancies.

     - Review and drive improvement in Purchase Price Variance (PPV) and reconcile the cost differential.

     - Support analysis on Clean Sheet gaps, BoM cost, Total Available Material (TAM) allocation, cost forecast, Non-Recurring Expense (NRE) etc.

     - Answering and responsible cost related question from stakeholders.

     - Ensuring the most effective use of existing business systems and process to meet business result and organizational goal.

     - Analyze and extract relevant information from business data to help automate and optimize key processes

     - Creatively visualize and effectively communicate data findings and insights in a variety of formats.

Take the first step towards your dream career
Every Dell Technologies team member brings something unique to the table. Here’s what we are looking for with this role:

Essential Requirements
 - At least 3-5 years of related experience in supply chain or project management.

 - Basic communication / interpersonal and presentation skills

 - Basic understanding of global supply chain, manufacturing footprint and business environment

 - Attention to details & problem-solving skills

 - Proficient of office applicants (MS Office, Excel, Power Point) & knowledge in Access skills (VBA, marcos, Power BI etc)


Desirable Requirements
 - Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree in related field

 - Previous experience in procurement (buyers) or Global Operations finance

Here’s our story; now tell us yours

Dell Technologies helps organizations and individuals build a brighter digital tomorrow. Our company is made up of more than 150,000 people, located in over 180 locations around the world. We’re proud to be a diverse and inclusive team and have an endless passion for our mission to drive human progress.

What’s most important to us is that you are respected, feel like you can be yourself and have the opportunity to do the best work of your life -- while still having a life. We offer excellent benefits, bonus programs, flexible work arrangements, a variety of career development opportunities, employee resource groups, and much more.

We started with computers, but we didn’t stop there. We are helping customers move into the future with multi-cloud, AI and machine learning through the most innovative technology and services portfolio for the data era. Join us and become a part of what’s next in technology, starting today.

You can also learn more about us by reading our latest Diversity and Inclusion Report and our plan to make the world a better place by 2030 here.

Application closing date: DD Month YYYY

Dell is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Dell are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Dell encourages applicants of all ages. Read the full Equal Employment Opportunity Policy here.

Job ID: R146686

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